Location UK / Newry
Job Type Permanent full-time
Salary See description
Updated 1 week ago
Excellent opportunity for a Support Worker (Permanent Full time and Part Time) based in Newry.
Job Title: Support Worker
Job Reference: SW005
Contract Type: Permanent (Full time & Part Time)
Hours: Rotation shift pattern across Monday to Sunday as required and flexibility to be able to cover at short notice and to work unsocial hours (nights, evenings and weekends)
Location: Cuan Mhuire NI 200 Dublin Rd Newry Co. Down BT35 8RL
Client Group: Adults who are suffering the effects of addiction and homelessness
Work as part of a team to provide effective addiction recovery and housing support services to assist and support services users develop their capacity to live independently free from addiction.
The support worker will work directly with the resident to provide effective 24 hours support services within accommodation units. The support worker will assist in the provision of high quality professional housing support services to those who are affected by alcohol/gambling misuse and or related problems. Support workers will undertake needs and risk assessments which form part of the support planning process, addressing identified needs, aspirations and goals. Support workers will also work in partnership with service user’s family members/close friends and other health professionals.
The successful candidate will require:
The closing date for applications is 5pm on Friday 6th of September 2019
Interviews will take place on the 18th and 19th of September 2019
Cuan Mhuire(NI) is an Equal Opportunities Employer
“We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. However, as men are currently under-represented in our workforce, we would particularly welcome applications from men.”
This competition may be used to fill similar vacancies that arise up to 06/09/2020