Support Worker Jobs, Suncroft, Co. Kildare

Support Worker Jobs, Suncroft, Co. Kildare

Posted Date: 24-01-2022

Kildare | Permanent

Resilience are growing!    New Service in Suncroft, Co. Kildare

We are now inviting applications to join our team for the below positions:

  • 2 x Full time Permanent Senior Support Worker
  • 8 x Full time Permanent Support Workers
  • 2 x Part Time permanent 20 hour Support workers
  • 4 x Relief Support workers

What is the Position?

You will be a Full time, Part time or relief Support Worker at our new state of the art adult residential centre in Suncroft, Co. Kildare – reporting directly to the Service Manager.

What is the Role?

As a Support Worker you will provide a professional, high quality and safe service to people with additional needs – working as part of a team and in consultation with each service user. You will make sure all of the client’s needs are met in a completely individual way, and as an ambassador of Resilience’s values, you will represent:

Best Quality – providing best-in-class care always.
Individuality – applying a person-centred approach to meet each individual’s abilities, needs and challenges.
Empowerment – helping all our service-users live their very best life and achieve their optimal potential.

Location:  Suncroft, Co. Kildare

Hours of work: Residential roster.


What Will Your Responsibilities Be?

  • The delivery of client care needs and the development, implementation and evaluation of Support Plans;
  • Ensure that practices within the service comply with Resilience’s policies and procedures, to maintain the highest standards;
  • Liaise with Multi-Disciplinary Teams (‘MDTs’) when required;
  • Provide support to colleagues within the team setting;
  • Act as a mentor for new staff and foster a positive learning environment;
  • Participate in the development and review of risk assessments and report concerns.

What is Required?

  • Previous experience working with children or adults with physical, sensory and intellectual disability;
  • Experience working with service users with Autism and Epilepsy;
  • FETAC level 5/Social Care qualification or equivalent;
  • Completed or be willing to complete a Patient Manual Handling course;
  • Completed or be willing to complete a Child Protection course;
  • Eligibility to work in Ireland;
  • A strong sense of empathy, flexibility and a team-oriented work ethic.
  • A Full Drivers Licence is favourable but not essential.

How Will You Benefit?

  • Competitive pay rates
  • Flexible working hours
  • Discounted healthcare
  • Paid attendance for mandatory training
  • 24/7 support from management team
  • Promotional opportunities and pathways
  • Resilience Rewards employee discounts
  • In house accredited training provided
  • Employee Assistance Programme 24/7
  • Educational assistance
  • Active sports and social club
  • Continuous professional development
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Resilience4Me Health and Well-being Forum.
  • Uncapped earning potential from our refer a friend Scheme
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