Job Details: Galway Centre for Independent Living: Support Worker

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Dublin 1
Galway Centre for Independent Living: Support Worker
[Galway Centre for Independent Living]


Would you like to make a positive difference in the life of a man in
his mid-**Apply on the website**’s with an intellectual disability?

If you have good observational skills, are solution-focussed, and can
look beyond “labels”, we, at Galway Centre for Independent Living,
have a rewarding challenge for you.

We are seeking to employ persons who are flexible and patient, and who
are willing to adapt to the various needs of this interesting

The role involves working on a one to one with our client in his own
home in the Clifden area. and will require recognition and
understanding of his behavioural support needs and his healthcare
needs. Key to the role will be learning how this man experiences the
world, the building of a trusting relationship, supporting him with
activities of daily living, while working towards empowering him to
become more independent in his home, community and wider area.

The suitable candidate will have a qualification in Social Care or
similar. Experience is also desirable of supporting persons with
autism and considerable anxiety. Ideally the candidate will have
experience of effectively managing behaviours of concern using calming
low arousal approaches.

Training required to fulfil this stimulating role will be provided,
including one to one on-site mentoring.

Please note: This is not a live-in role. Following an initial training
period, working days are expected to consist of **Apply on the
website** hours

Salary: This is negotiable dependent on qualifications and experience.

Job Type: Part-time

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We need : English (Good)

Type: Permanent
Category: Health

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