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Assistant Support Worker & Social Care Worker

We are seeking applications from energetic and enthusiastic individuals to join our team for the above position.   The successful candidate will be afforded all necessary training and development in line with the role.  Candidates must be highly motivated, creative and experienced with a passion for engaging with clients on a daily basis.

The Company:
Nua Healthcare specialises in providing Residential care, Community outreach and Day services to adults and children with complex support requirements on both the Intellectual Disability and Mental Health spectrums.  We pride ourselves in providing true person-centred care for individuals in their own home or in appropriate community-based care facilities.

Job Objectives:
– Previous experience within the area of Social Care
– Experience of report writing, personal support plans, people and roster management
– Genuine respect and empathy for diversity and individuality
– Flexible, Responsible and mature approach to work
– Professional, accountable, good planning and time management skills
– Excellent working knowledge of regulatory compliance and HIQA standards
– Excellent Written, Spoken and Listening skills

Required Skills:
Working with Individuals on the ASD spectrum
Experience working with Challenging Behaviour
Desirable Criteria for Applicants
A Fetac Level 5 award in Social Care or Healthcare (Or working towards same)
Experience of report writing
Flexible and adaptable nature
Ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team
Applicants for this position must have a Full Clean Driver’s License
Experience in a service for individuals with Autism, Intellectual Disabilities and/or Mental Health

Benefits:
Company Pension
Life Assurance/Death-in-Service
Paid Maternity/Paternity Leave
Education Assistance
Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
Employee Referral Scheme
Working hours over a 7 day roster involving shift work
Continuous Professional development
Fantastic development & career opportunities & more …….
Please note due to the volume of applications/CV’s panels will be formed for futures posts
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