Support Worker

Location Louth
Job-type Temporary
Salary €12.27 - €18.50 per hour
Reference J332884
TTM are recruiting a panel of experienced Support Workers/ Healthcare Assistants to work in a Disability Service with one of our clients based in Co. Louth.

Job Summary:

We are looking for enthusiastic, experienced Support Workers to offer support and care for adults with Intellectual Disabilities and Autism in the form of practical, social and emotional support which will facilitate the service user's functioning and their inclusion as citizens in the community.
You would need to facilitate service users to maintain and promote their independence.
This job is for qualified, experienced Support Workers to on a locum basis as agency staff. Candidates would need to be flexible to cover a range of shifts including days, nights, and sleepovers.
Candidates must be available for a minimum of 27 hours per week.



Required Education, Skills and Qualifications:

A minimum of a FETAC 5 in Healthcare or a Social Care Degree - Level 7 minimum.
Previous experience in a caring/support/ monitoring role working with children and adults who present with intellectual and physical disabilities.
Knowledge of HIQA standards.
Have fluent written and spoken English and excellent report writing skills.
Be available for a minimum of 27 hours per week.


Training's required:

Patient Manual handling
Child Protection
Fire Safety
Safe Guarding of Vulnerable Adults
MAPA (Units 1-10)


The Service Manager is keen to induct suitable and interested candidates as soon as possible.


Benefits:
When you join the TTM team as a Support Worker you can expect:

Market leading rates of pay.
Flexible hours.
Ongoing training and access to our training centre.
24 hour on call support.

Apply If interested and we will be in touch straight away.


TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.