Team Leader – Praxis Care – Castlebar, County Mayo
Full Job Description
Are you looking for a 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 Learning Disability Services:
Castlebar, Co. Mayo
We are currently recruiting for Team Leaders to fill vacancies within our Sligo and Mayo services. Throughout this area we support Service Users with complex needs through residential service, supported living and day service/opportunities. Each of these schemes are unique and provide services to support service users to live independent active lives. The Team Leader 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 service: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aKDIjb7ayAU
Full Time, Part Time and Relief positions available
€34,629-€45,670 per annum*
*Salary information is based on working full time hours. Salary dependent on qualification/experience. Relief contracts are available and can be discussed at interview. Where the role requires sleep-ins a payment of the national minimum wage per hour applies.
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 including the opportunity to gain recognised qualifications related to your role e.g QCF3/5
· 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
· Employer funded Healthcare scheme which includes savings on high street retail outlets and gym membership
· PPE provided
· Confidential counselling service
· Save on the purchase of any bicycle on the Organisation Cycle to work scheme
· Eye test vouchers
· Access to information portals & assistance through 3rd party vendors on areas related to your Mental, Physical and Financial Wellbeing
Additional Financial Benefits
· Coming soon: Early Access to earned wages through the employer salary advance software
· Pension plan
· Refer-a-friend bonuses
· Death in service benefit
· Long service awards
As an organisation we are dedicated to ensuring that all of our employees are equipped to carry out their role. We therefore provide comprehensive training that all employees complete before taking up their new career within Praxis which will last for 2 weeks and cover all of the information and training you will need.
Closing Date: Tuesday 3rd May 2022
To see more details please go to: apply.praxiscare.org
To see what our staff have to say about working for Praxis Care please visit: https://youtu.be/AGvIqLDTagY
For any other queries please contact our email or
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
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Salary: €34,629.00-€45,670.00 per year
Application deadline: 03/05/2022
Application response rate: 76%
Hiring 1 candidate for this role
To apply, please visit the following URL:https://ie.indeed.com/viewjob?t=Team+Leader&c=Praxis+Care&l=Castlebar%2C+County+Mayo&jk=266ef3d54f5fcbc2&rtk=1g15spevbj9gm800&from=rss→