Employer Vacancies

Support Worker (Nights)



Company Name: Dublin Simon Community

Location of Position: Dublin

Company URL: www.dubsimon.ie


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Vacancy Type: Current Vacancy

Duties: The Role We have an exciting opportunity for a Support Worker (Nights) to Work directly with service users as part of a team to ensure the provision of accommodation services and physical environment within the Simon Community operate effectively and consistently to best practice standards. Meeting the needs of clients on a nightly basis, responding to crisis, engaging clients in service activities and support plans. Core responsibilities of the role include: Provide support to the project workers by following up on support plan actions, supporting the service user to achieve their goals. Provide care interventions, including daily living skills support, accommodation searching and/ or engagement in support plan actions. Ensure all clients receive a robust induction to the service and are aware of their rights and responsibilities. Support colleagues on the day team to operate a social programme and a learning programme, following up and engaging clients at night time when necessary. Ensure residents adhere to terms and conditions of agreements relating to their accommodation and be alerted to any situation or behaviour which may result in breaches of this agreement in line with policies and procedures of Simon. Ensure the continuity of service provision in housing services, to include handovers, diary, incident reports etc.

Applicant Required

Target Discipline: Social Care

Level: Recognised third level qualification

Additional Info:

Application Procedure

Method application: Complete the application form in the link bellow: https://candidate.hr-manager.net/ApplicationForm/SinglePageApplicationForm.aspx?cid=1543&departmentId=18995&ProjectId=143601&MediaId=5

Closing Date: 20-10-2017