Support Worker – Praxis Care – Foxford, County Mayo
Praxis Care support individuals with intellectual disabilities, mental ill health, dementia, acquired brain injury, and complex needs throughout Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, England, and Isle of Man. We are currently going through an exceptional period of growth. Due to this growth and outstanding career development opportunities we currently have the following vacancies within Intellectual Disability Services:
Foxford – Co. Mayo
Foxford is an individualized service. The Successful applicant will help support the service user with activities of daily living like cooking, cleaning and shopping. Support Workers are central to ensuring Praxis Care achieves our goal of providing quality care and support to our Service Users. Each of our Support Workers will work as part of a dedicated team to provide a high quality and reliable support service. Our Support Workers provide a friendliness and encouragement towards our Service Users supporting independence and providing the environment for Service Users to achieve their desired outcomes
Support Worker (Waiting List)
€27,790 – €38,262 per annum*
*Salary information is based on working full time hours. Salary dependent on qualification/experience. Relief Contracts and full time (waiting list) 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: 27th October 2021
For a full job description detailing essential and desirable criteria, and to apply please visit our website.
For any other queries please contact our email.
A waiting list may be created to fill similar vacancies in this jurisdiction which may arise within 9 months of the interview date.
To see what our staff have to say about working for Praxis Care our YouTube channel.
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: 27/10/2021
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent
Salary: €27,790.00-€38,262.00 per year