Residential Social Care Workers and Senior Care Leaders

Job Description

Ashdale Care Ireland is a provider of residential and therapeutic services to children and young people. We provide specialist therapeutic residential services for young people with complex, emotional and behavioural needs who cannot be adequately cared for in a mainstream setting.

We are opening a new home in Cootehill County Cavan and are looking for committed Residential Social Care Workers and Senior Care Leaders to join us at this exciting time. We also have homes located across Monaghan.

RSCW starting salary: €32,255 - €37,778 plus up to an additional €8,000 per annum for sleep in's bringing the total package up to €40,255 - €45,778 (dependent on experience).

SCL starting salary: €38,546 – €42,558 plus up to an additional €8,000 per annum for sleep in's bringing the total package up to €46,546 - €50,558 (dependent on experience).

Along with a host of additional benefits such as Income Protection, Competitive Annual Leave Entitlements, Pension Scheme Employee and Staff Care, and Enhance maternity pay.

Qualifications Required:

Minimum Level 7 qualification (degree) or above in one of the following:

  • Social Care
  • Social work
  • Psychology
  • Child & Adult Psychotherapy
  • Youth & Community
  • Teaching
  • Nursing
  • Social Science

Experience Required:

 

  • Ability to work with, care for and supervise young persons
  • Flexible – willing and able to adapt to changing circumstances, shift patterns and expectations
  • Full clean driving license

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Work as a member of a residential team.
  • Create a safe and caring environment which meets the individual and group needs of the young people who live in our homes.
  • Work in accordance with relevant childcare legislation, national standards and Ashdale Care (Ireland) Ltd Policies and Procedures.

 

Criminal disclosure information will not necessarily be a bar to obtaining a position. A copy of our policy on recruitment of ex-offenders is available on request. Offer of employment is subject to relevant police vetting checks such as Garda vetting/Access NI and reference checks. Further police vetting checks will be necessary for those who reside / have resided outside the Republic of Ireland/Northern Ireland.

 

To apply please email hr@ashdalecare.com