Support Worker -Newry (Bespoke)

Location UK / Northern Ireland

Job Type

Salary See description

Updated 6 days ago

Reference 1382891

 Job Description

Support Workers, Newry Bespoke. Salary £8.20 per hour / £16,630 per annum pro rata* (Unqualified Rate)£8.50 per hour / £17,238 per annum pro rata* (Qualified Rate)


We have 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 have plans to double our size within the next 3 years and expand our geographical locations and service provision.  We have opportunities available for enthusiastic people with a passion for caring who want to continue to make a difference to the lives of those living with learning disabilities, mental ill health, acquired brain injury, or dementia across Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, England, and Isle of Man


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






These positions are required in both our schemes in Newry





Support Workers






£8.20 per hour / £16,630 per annum pro rata* (Unqualified Rate)

£8.50 per hour / £17,238 per annum pro rata* (Qualified Rate)

Night Support Workers








*Salary information is based on working 39 hours per week and dependent on qualification/experience. 




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




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 Care.






Closing Date: 18th January 2019 at 12pm




Application packs, including a full job description detailing essential and desirable criteria, are available via;




Telephone:     028 9081 8423






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