We are recruiting for the above position providing support to adults in a residential setting with intellectual disabilities in L’Arche Dublin (Baldoyle, North Dublin).
The successful candidates must be committed to providing the highest standard of services in support of adults to live satisfying, fulfilling and interesting lives. The role will normally be between the hours of 9 to 5. However, it will require some flexible weekend working to reflect the needs of the residents. For a Job Description please see attached.
The successful candidate will:
Be on the current register of An Bord Altranais and preferably RNID trained;
Have a strong interest and /or experience in working with adults with an intellectual disability.
Be able to work independently and with the Care Team.
Excellent communication, teamwork, interpersonal, organisational and initiative skills.
Understanding of Advocacy, Human Rights and Risk Management concepts.
Knowledge and understanding of National Standards for Residential Services for Adults and Adults with Disabilities (HIQA) and relevant legislation pertinent to support of adults.
Be able to guide and coach care assistants in providing care to the residents.
A full driving license.
If you believe you have the necessary enthusiasm, competencies and experience to bring to this role, please forward your letter of application along with your Curriculum Vitae by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Informal enquiries to Peter Shiels –086 2395811
Closing Date: Friday 26th January 2018
Short listing will apply.