Care Worker


The RehabGroup
Clonmel, CO.TIPPERARY
Ireland

Category
Industry
Healthcare / Health Services
Application Closing Date
27/04/2021
Experience Required
Yes
Degree Required
Yes
Security Clearance Required
Yes Garda Vetting - conducted by org
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time Permanent

Job Description

A commitment to living the organisational values of Team work,

Dignity, Justice, Advocacy and Quality

 

 


Are you looking for a role in a challenging, yet extremely rewarding environment? Do you have the compassion and the strength of character to help people with disabilities, live independent lives? We are Rehabcare, the health and social care division of the Rehab Group. We deliver quality, client focused, services. We are looking for a Care Worker to join our team. You will promote the development of independent living skills, while you assist our service users in their day to day tasks. Their safety and wellbeing will be your utmost priority at all times. You will nurture their ability to make their own choices and support them every step of the way, as they reach their full potential. You will be a champion of dignity, empathy and inclusion for all people with disabilities, within the community.

 

 

Care Worker

Knocklofty Residential Sevice,

Clonmel, Co Tipperary

Permanent Contract, 39 Hours 

 

 

 

Job Purpose

To facilitate a client centred residential service to adults with disabilities & complex health needs that include, Epilepsy, Intellectual Disability and Physical & Sensory disabilities.

 

 

 

Minimum Education & Skills required

 

·         Minimum of QQI Level 5 in Social Care, or equivalent

·         Training in responses to behavior that challenges and medication management.

·         Experience of supporting people with disabilities in a person focused approach to service delivery

·         Experience of facilitation, implementation and review of Support/Care Plans

·         Experience of working within a HIQA registered service

·         Candidates should have a good understanding of Positive Risk Management, Person Centred Planning, Key Worker Duties

 

 

 

 

Job Duties & Responsibilities

 

·         Facilitate and implement a person centered service appropriate to the needs, wishes and requirements of service users

·         Provide personal assistance in all aspects of personal care and manual handling, ensuring comfort and hygiene of service users and adhering to safe practice at all times.

·         Ensure that all interactions with service users are approached with dignity, respect, equality and incorporating choice

·         Actively participate in appropriate, educational, recreational and occupational programmes, enabling service users to integrate with their local community and access local resources.

 

 

Additional requirements

  • This role requires the job holder to:
  • Full Driving Licence
  • Highly motivated self-starter
  • Team orientated
  • Positive, can-do attitude

 

 

Staff Benefits

·         Company Pension Scheme

·         Paid maternity leave

·         Paid paternity leave

·         27 days annual leave

·         Bike to work scheme

·         Tax saver travel scheme

·         Income protection

 

 

 

 

To view full extensive job description please, click apply to visit our company site and download attachment at the bottom of the page.

 

These duties and responsibilities are a reflection of the present service requirements and may be subject to review and amendment to meet the changing needs of the services.

 

 

Closing Date:  Tuesday 27th April 2021

 

 

The Rehab Group is an equal opportunity employer

 

 


 
Job Requirements
• Minimum of QQI Level 5 in Social Care, or equivalent
• Training in responses to behavior that challenges and medication management.
• Experience of supporting people with disabilities in a person focused approach to service de-livery
• Experience of facilitation, implementation and review of Support/Care Plans
• Experience of working within a HIQA registered service
• Candidates should have a good understanding of Positive Risk Management, Person Centred Planning, Key Worker Duties
Employer
The RehabGroup
Sharon Newman
10D Beckett Way
Park West Business Park DUBLIN
Ireland