Support Worker (Full Time, Part Time, & Relief)

Location UK / Northern Ireland

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary See description

Updated 3 days ago

Reference 1383030

 Job Description

SUPPORT WORKER (FULL TIME, RELIEF AND WAITING LIST POSITIONS) FOYLE YOUNG PEOPLE SERVICES

Praxis Care has a long standing reputation for excellence with a high demand for services and as part of this the organisation is currently going through an exciting time of change and growth.  We currently have sites across Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, England and the Isle of Man offering Services to individuals living with mental ill health, learning disability, acquired brain injury or dementia and will be expanding these services both in size and location over the next few years.  We currently have 1,400 dedicated and committed staff which is due to increase to approximately 4,000 over 5 years.

We currently have the following vacancies within our Supported Living Services

SUPPORT WORKER (FULL TIME, RELIEF AND WAITING LIST POSITIONS)

FOYLE YOUNG PEOPLE SERVICES

 

Salary £8.20 per hour, £16,630* per annum pro rata – Unqualified Rate or £8.50 per hour, £17,238* per annum pro rata –  Qualified Rate

*salary based on 39 hours a week

               *Where the role requires sleep-ins, a minimum additional payment of £45.00 per night applies.

 

This is a great opportunity to work in a supported living and step down service, supporting young people  with basic living skills, key working, emotional support and positive role modelling.  Successful applicants would work a variety of shifts. If you have 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;

  • Group Personal Pension Scheme;

  • Occupational Sick Pay;

  • Opportunity for Overtime;

  • Excellent Training Programmes – opportunity to complete QCF Levels 3 and 5 Health & Social Care;

  • Career development opportunities. 

Application packs, including a full job description detailing essential and desirable criteria, are available by telephoning 028 9081 8425, via email or on our website – praxisprovides.com.

 

All applications must be received by 28th January 2019 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