Social Care Assistant

Job Posted: 27th November 2023

 

Urgent Exciting Opportunity for Social Care Assistant Position for a small residential service for children.

Job Title: Social Care Assistant

Status: Permanent, Full Time Contract

Location: Navan, Co. Meath and Rush, Co. Dublin

 

Stepping Stones Care offer Residential care, Community care, Respite care, Aftercare and semi Independent living services.The ability of any company to provide a high quality care service is dependent on those who deliver the service. We at Stepping Stones are very proud of our staff and the dedication they share in delivering the best care possible to both clients and families. All staff hold relevant qualifications in their area of expertise and are Garda vetted, but most importantly our staff team are hand picked because of their dedication and passion for the work they do. It has often been commented that Stepping Stones staff go that extra mile for our clients and it is this that sets us apart from other care providers.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are recruiting Social Care Assistants to help support a person with an intellectual disability and/or Autism to enjoy an ordinary life while being supported and empowered so that they can live their life to the fullest while in a residential setting.

Duties

· Support the PIC and Team Lead to ensure that the service you provide complies with the applicable HIQA regulations.

· Sufficient professional knowledge to carry out the duties and responsibilities of the role.

· Ensure compliance with record keeping is in line with legislation and HIQA requirements.

· Work directly with individuals and completing administrative tasks relating to the day-to-day running of the house.

· Be highly organised, have excellent report writing and IT and time management skills.

 

Our ideal candidate

· Relevant recognised Diploma in Social Care / Applied Social Studies in Social Care (Level 7 on National Framework of Qualifications.

· Three year’s experience supporting children/adults with intellectual disabilities and/or autism.

· Experience in a HIQA regulation environment and supporting children/adults with intellectual disabilities.

· Full Clean Driving License

What we can offer you:

· Pay rate starts from €15.00 per hour (DOE)

· Flexible Rosters incl. Weekends

· Free on-site parking

· Refer a Friend Bonuses

 

If you think you have what it takes, please apply to HR@steppingstonescare.ie or Phone 01 8397509.

 

Closing Date 28/02/2024

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