Lincoln Healthcare on behalf of our clients are seeking a Social Care Worker for maternity leave in the Co. Kildare Area. This is an agency work opportunity for a Social Care Worker with relevant qualifications and 1 year paid experience, up to date training and a good level or written and spoken English. This is a full time position.
The work involves support on an individual basis with vulnerable young people and their families within the community. You will be required to work with our client in a residential setting. A genuine interest in a rights based approach and previous experience of working with young people and adults at risk is required.
Level 7 Diploma or Degree in Social Care
Minimum years paid experience in Social Care
MAPA /Crisis Intervention Training/TCI
Manual People Handling
Experience of dealing with challenging behaviours.
Understanding of complex needs of families at risk
Knowledge of child protection issues
Flexibility with regard to working hours
Applicants must supply suitable references and be prepared to complete a Garda vetting application form.
I years Experience – excellent communication skills – attention to detail
Expected start date: 4/1/2022