Location UK / Antrim
Job Type Permanent part-time
Salary See description
Updated 7 days ago
SUPPORT WORKER Part Time (32 hours per week) Salary £8.70 per hour, £17,643* per annum pro rata – Unqualified or £9.00 per hour, £18,252* per annum pro rata - Qualified
Praxis Care support individuals with learning disabilities, mental ill health, dementia, acquired brain injury, and complex needs throughout Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, England, and Isle of Man. We are currently going through an exceptional period of growth. Due to this growth and outstanding career development opportunities we currently have the following vacancies within Mental Health and Dementia Services:
COLERAINE AND MAGHERAFELT DOMICILIARY CARE SERVICES – MAGHERAFELT
Coleraine and Magherafelt Domiciliary service provides support to individuals recovering from mental health issues, living within their own home. The overall aim of our service is to promote greater independence, by enhancing life skills in areas such as problem solving, budgeting and home management. We encourage individuals to, engage with the local community as well as other support services, to lead as active and fulfilled life as possible. Our staff team work jointly, to provide group activities, as well as individually, which encourages the development of their skills and experience.
For more information on the role please contact the scheme manager on 028 7963 4488
(32 hours per week)
Salary £8.70 per hour, £17,643* per annum pro rata – Unqualified
*Salary information is based on working 39 hours per week.
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;
Group Personal Pension Scheme;
Enhanced Occupational Sick Pay which increases with length of service;
Opportunity for additional hours;
Excellent Training Programmes – opportunity to complete QCF Levels 3 and 5; Health & Social Care;
Career development opportunities;
Cycle to work scheme;
Eye care vouchers;
Paid annual leave which increases with length of service;
Long service awards;
Closing Date: 19th June 2019 at 12pm
For a full job description detailing essential and desirable criteria, and to apply online please visit:
For any other queries please contact:
Telephone: 028 9081 8425
A waiting list may be created to fill similar vacancies in this jurisdiction which may arise within 9 months of the interview date.
This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable individuals and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks including, but not limited to, a satisfactory reference from your current employer and enhanced Police Check will be required for all successful candidates within direct care positions before a start date can be confirmed.
Within Northern Ireland applicants who are subject to a disclosure can view the Access NI Codes of Practice (//www.nidirect.gov.uk/sites/default/files/publications/accessni-code-of-practice.pdf) or request a copy from the HR Department.
Praxis Care is an Equal Opportunities Employer