Support Worker – Praxis Care – County Mayo

Support Worker – Praxis Care – County Mayo

Praxis Care

Are you looking for a part-time or full-time career that will develop you, challenge you and allow you to make a difference in the lives of others?

Praxis Care supports individuals with mental ill health, autism, learning disabilities and dementia; providing innovative, professional, high quality support services to people across the spectrum of need and particularly at the higher level of complexity in Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland, England and the Isle of Man.

Praxis Care is currently experiencing exceptional growth and, as a result, have the following vacancies within Intellectual Disability Services:

Support Worker

Sligo and Mayo

We are currently recruiting for Support Workers to fill vacancies within our Sligo and Mayo services. Throughout this area we support Service Users with complex needs through day services and residential services. Each of these schemes are unique and provide services to support service users to live independent active lives. The Support Worker is part of the support team whose function is to meet the practical, physical and emotional needs of the service users.

Watch a short video to hear directly from people we support and staff who are already working in our residential services:

Support Worker

€27,790-38,262 per annum*

*Salary information is based on working full time hours. Salary dependent on qualification/experience. Where the role requires sleep-ins an additional payment of the national minimum wage per hour applies. Full time and Relief contracts are available and can be discussed at interview.

In addition to competitive rates of pay, Praxis Care provides:

A Great Work Environment

· Compassionate culture

· Comprehensive training and 24/7 team support

· Continuous professional development/training

· Career progression opportunities

· Opportunities for additional hours

Care For Your Physical And Mental Health

· Paid annual leave, which increases with length of service

· Occupational sick pay

· PPE provided

· Confidential counselling service

· Cycle to work scheme

· Eye test vouchers

Additional Financial Benefits

· Pension plan

· Refer-a-friend bonuses

· Death and service benefit

· Long service awards

Closing Date: 30th January 2022

For a full job description detailing essential and desirable criteria, and to apply please visit:


For any other queries please contact our email or

Telephone: (+44) 077618343


A waiting list may be created to fill similar vacancies in this jurisdiction which may arise within 9 months of the interview date.

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable individuals and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks including, but not limited to, a satisfactory reference from your current employer and enhanced Police Check will be required for all successful candidates within direct care positions before a start date can be confirmed.

Praxis Care is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Application deadline: 30/1/2022

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: €27,790.00-€38,262.00 per year