provides medium to long term residential care, after care and
assessment services for young people (aged 8 - **Apply on the
website**) - who are looked after within the care system.
DÚN NA NÓG HAS EXCITING CAREER OPPORTUNITIES FOR:
FULL TIME SENIOR HEALTH CARE WORKER, HEALTH CARE WORKER AND AFTERCARE
Our services in Dublin offer the successful applicants an excellent
opportunity to join an exciting childcare facility, allowing them to
play an active role in service development, while working within a
structured and supportive team.
WELLTREE MODEL OF CARE:
Dun na nOg are the only private residential service that has access to
and are rolling out the Welltree Model of Care in the country. The
Welltree model is informed by the national outcomes framework and the
goal of this is that all young people are respected, protected and
fulfilled, where their voices are heard and they are supported to
achieve the maximum of their potential now and in the future. The
Welltree model promotes and provides highly effective responses to
meet the needs and address the risks that may be presented by
traumatised young people. The approach respects each individual's
gender, culture and beliefs and focuses on the development of healthy
relationships which challenge and support young people without judging
them. Personal accountability is accomplished through the provision of
unconditional positive regard, honest and empathy.
IF YOU THINK YOU HAVE THE APPROPRIATE KNOWLEDGE, QUALIFICATION AND
EXPERIENCE, ARE LOOKING FOR A CHALLENGE, AND WOULD LIKE TO CONTRIBUTE
YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERTISE TO BUILDING A SAFE AND POSITIVE HOME FOR
YOUNG PEOPLE PLEASE MAKE YOUR APPLICATION AS OUTLINED BELOW.
* Candidates must have a relevent qualification. At a minimum a B.A.
in Social Care, Fetac Level 8, B.A. in Applied Social Studies, Social
Work, Clinical Psychology or Developmental Psychology.
* It is essential that Candidates must have experience working with
young people at risk in a residential care setting.
* Candidates must also have a deep commitment to children’s rights
and child protection and enjoy working in a dynamic, challenging
* Experience working with young people with challenging behaviour,
and in a therapeutic setting.
* A full clean driving licence.
Dún na nÓg is committed to the ongoing development of staff through
the provision of quality training, support and supervision. These
positions offer an excellent opportunity for the right candidates to
work within an exciting new and dynamic project.
Garda Vetting is a requirement for these positions
Location: Dublin & North Co. Dublin
Contract: Full time permanent
PLEASE SEND CV, COVER LETTER AND COMPLETED APPLICATION FORM TO:
Email: **Apply on the website**
Closing date: Close of Business Friday **Apply on the
website**/8/**Apply on the website**
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