Social Workers

The SmartList
30000.00 GBP Annual
17 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Reference: TSLCB0811
Job title: Residential Social Workers / Social Care Workers
Salary: Competitive pay scales + sleep in allowances, over time and excellent training and career development opportunities
Location: Monaghan
Working hours: Full, part-time and Bank/Relief available. Full-time: 169 hours per month. Part-time: 120 hours per month. Evening and weekend work is an essential part of this role.

We are delighted to be working on behalf of a provider of residential and therapeutic services for children and young people in Ireland experiencing emotional and behavioural difficulties.

As a Residential Social Worker / Social Care Worker you will work alongside colleagues and the management team, undertaking the normal day to day activities within a young person's life including schools, sports and social events, contribution to therapeutic plans, as well as maintaining a warm and secure home environment.

Key responsibilities for Residential Social Workers/ Social Care Workers in Monaghan:
  • Develop relationships with children and assist in their day to day care and supervision including cooking, personal care, household and domestic duties
  • Accompany children and young people to their engagements
  • Contribute to the development of the young people in both personal, social and education
  • Maintain appropriate contact with parents, carers, teachers etc.
  • Implement and development of care plans
  • Take into consideration general welfare, health and safety and confidentiality

To be successful within this role you must be an enthusiastic and dedicated individual who has a positive attitude towards working with young people. All applicants must have a qualification at Degree level in Social Work, Social Care, Youth Work or other relevant discipline. Excellent communication, empathetic, interpersonal and inter-disciplinary skills and a full driving licence are also essential.

Are you the Residential Social Worker / Social Care Worker we are looking for in Monaghan?

If yes, please click the "Apply" button today. You will be directed to a short online assessment to support your CV. All shortlisted applicants must complete a company application pack in order to be considered for shortlisting.