Support Worker

Employer Information

Depaul

E: depaul@depaulcharity.net

T: DePaul ROI Office 00353 1453 7111/ NI Office 02890 647755

W: https://ie.depaulcharity.org/

Support Worker  
Waterford Service 
Fixed term 3 months
35 hours per week – 24/7 rota 
Salary €31731.29 per annum 
 
Your new role  
 
This role offers a fantastic opportunity to be a member of a multi-disciplined team using holistic approaches to support Depaul service users.  Working to a house-led, low threshold, harm reduction approach, where residents receive a high degree of care, support and dignity. Depaul has a commitment to service user participation and to empowering residents to manage their own lives. This role works across a 7-day week rota, and commences with increased annual leave days and other added benefits.. 
 
Location 
Waterford
 
 
 
Essential Criteria 
 
Level 5 QQI qualification or above in social care, or a suitably related area OR 
1 year’s paid experience working in a social care field, desirably in a residential or homeless setting 
Have a strong understanding of why people become homelessness, the impact on the individual and the needs they can present with (e.g. mental/physical health, addiction, offending behaviours, etc) 
 
 
The above list is not exhaustive 
 
What we can offer you 
Diversity and inclusion is championed within Depaul, with staff drawn from all walks of life. Strong focus is placed on staff development in the form of robust induction, regular supervision, joint annual reviews, and a wealth of learning and development opportunities. Staff wellbeing is prioritised through a suite of benefits, such as pension, health insurance, Employee Assistance Programme, and much more. 
 
Closing date for applications is 25th April 2024 @9.00am 

  • Temporary
  • Waterford
  • Closing date: Tuesday 30 Apr 2024
  • Salary: £31731.29
Apply for job
Share this: