Social Care Worker, Homeless Services, Galway.

Servisource Healthcare
January 13, 2022
Galway City, Ireland
Job Type
Hours of Work
As per booking
Education Requirements
Third Level Degree
Experience Requirements
6 months
Job Responsibilities
All levels of SCW responsibilities
Job Industry
Negotiable per hour
Job Order


At Servisource healthcare we supply Temporary Healthcare staff to the HSE we are now looking to increase our panel of Social Care Workers in Galway city.

Hours: Flexible shifts to suit your requirements

Benefits of working with Servisource as a Social Care Worker:

Competitive rates of pay, 16.62-27.20, per hour

Excellent Holiday entitlements

Flexibility within your working schedule - you give your own availability

Online bookings system

A fully comprehensive induction training programme

Full in-house training (CPR, Patient Manual Handling, etc)

Refer a friend bonus

24-hour on call support

Dedicated booking coordinator

Continued personal & Professional development

Opportunity to gain experience

As a Social Care Worker, you use positive approaches to support people who may have challenging behaviour in line with organisational practice. You may be asked to participate in all aspects of the running of the service including leisure activities, escort duties, general cleaning and upkeep of the service.

An ideal candidate for this Social Care Worker position should be a caring individual, who is willing to offer protection and support to vulnerable or dependant clients both individually and in groups. You will have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. You should also have excellent organisation, motivational, and interpersonal skills together with the ability to work on your own initiative and effectively manage your time. In addition, you will have proven leadership skills.

Responsibilities of Social Care Workers:

To have proven ability to interact successfully with people with various disabilities.

Understanding and experience of therapeutic interventions.

A knowledge of the HIQA/Tusla regulations and standards.

To be an active member of a multi-disciplinary team who assess needs, develop strategies and implement plans that can be used to support change and development; particularly strategies to support self-esteem, motivation and resilience

Requirements of Social Care Workers:

Minimum Level 7 Degree in Social Care in addition to in-date certificates in Patient Moving & Handling, MAPA, First Aid and Childrens First

Will have a minimum of 1 years experience as a Social Care Worker working with people with Intellectual Disabilities

Will have a proven ability to interact successfully on a one to one basis with clients

Will have fluent written and spoken English and excellent report writing skills

Servisource Contact:

To apply for this position or for further information on the roles available, please contact: Katie Keane on [email protected] OR 021-4665493

All applications will be treated with the strictest of confidence

Please note due to the high volume of applicants for this position, we can only respond to candidates that meet the above requirements

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