Support Worker – West Belfast Mental Health Service

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type

Salary See description

Updated 18 hours ago

Reference 1366631

 Job Description

Support Worker, West Belfast Mental Health Service, Salary: £8.20 per hour, £16,630 per annum pro-rata – Unqualified Rate, £8.50 per hour, £17,328 per annum pro-rata – Qualified Rate

Everything we do here at Praxis Care centres around making a difference to the lives of people living with learning disabilities, mental ill health, acquired brain injury or dementia and to do this, we have a team of exceptional care and support workers. We are the largest care providing charity in Northern Ireland and also have large operations across Republic of Ireland, England and Isle of Man, employing over 1400 staff.


Are you passionate about supporting those most vulnerable in our society? We currently have the following vacancies within Mental Health Services:


Support Worker –Dunmisk, West Belfast

Support Worker – Part Time (24 hours per week)

£8.20 per hour, £16,630 per annum pro-rata – Unqualified Rate

£8.50 per hour, £17,328 per annum pro-rata – Qualified Rate


Rate based on the desirable criteria listed on the Job Description. Where the role requires sleep-ins, a minimum additional payment of £45.00 per night applies


Working with Praxis Care can be deeply rewarding, satisfying and challenging. If you are enthusiastic, motivated, resilient, flexible, and compassionate, with a passion for supporting people and ensuring that our service users enjoy the highest quality of life then we want to hear from you.

In return, we offer comprehensive company induction, competitive rates of pay, a group personal pension scheme, occupational sick pay and the opportunity for overtime. This is coupled with an excellent training programme, which provides the opportunity to complete recognised QCF Levels 3 and 5 Health & Social Care qualifications and to develop your career with Praxis.


Application packs, including a full job description detailing essential and desirable criteria, are available by telephoning 028 9072 7172, via email or on our website – CV’s will not be considered.

All applications must be received by 2nd November 2018 at 12pm with successful applicants being interviewed shortly after.

A waiting list may be created to fill similar vacancies in this jurisdiction which may arise within 9 months of the interview date.

Praxis Care is an Equal Opportunities Employer