Job Details: Kerry Parents and Friends Association: Senior Instructor, Nurse & Support Workers


Irish Future
Talbot Street
Dublin 1
Kerry Parents and Friends Association: Senior Instructor, Nurse & Support Workers
[Kerry Parents and Friends Association]

KERRY PARENTS AND FRIENDS ASSOCIATION is a voluntary organisation
committed to the delivery of life enhancing services and  supports,
responding to needs, wishes and choices of people with an intellectual
disability, connected to support networks in their communities.

 

APPLICATIONS ARE INVITED FOR THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS:

POST: SENIOR INSTRUCTOR

Contract: Permanent, Part-Time (**Apply on the website** hours per
week)
Location: Listowel Day Service

THE ROLE:

* The core activities for the post of Senior Instructor will be to
enable the people we support realise their goals and achieve their
Identified priorities.
* The successful candidate will provide support and act as an
advocate for participation and inclusion in the Community on behalf of
the person we support.
* The successful candidate will furthermore operate within a
framework of a person centred approach and to actively engage with and
promote co-operation and partnership with other services, both
internally and externally and in particular with families.

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA:

* Applicants should possess a relevant third level qualification
(Minimum – Degree, Level 7).
* Experience of working in a care delivery capacity, preferably
within a disability service.
* A full drivers licence with access to a car insured for business
purposes.

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POST: NURSE

Contract: Permanent, Part-Time ( **Apply on the website**.5 hours per
week) 5 days over 2 weeks Week on /week off
Location: Listowel Day Service

THE ROLE:

* We are seeking applications from energetic and enthusiastic
individuals to join our dedicated team for the position of nurse
within our service for adults with intellectual disabilities.
* Candidates must be professional, highly motivated, creative and
passionate about working in Intellectual Disability Services.
* Candidates must be self-driven, focused and strong team players.
* The role of Nurse is to provide holistic, person-centred nursing
care, promoting optimum independence, enhancing the quality of life
for the people we support with intellectual, physical or sensory
disabilities in all aspects of daily living.
* S/he must practice in accordance with the Code of Professional
Conduct as set out by the Nursing Board (An Bórd Altranais agus
Cnáimhseachais na hÉireann) and within the policies, guidelines,
protocols of the Association.

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA:

* Qualified General/Intellectual Disability/Mental Health Nurse and
be registered with the NMBI.
* Experience of working in a care delivery capacity within a
disability service.
* Experience of liaising with statutory and other voluntary
agencies.
* A full drivers licence with access to a car insured for business
purposes.

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POSTS: SUPPORT WORKER X 2

Contracts: Specified Purpose, Full-Time (**Apply on the website**
hours per week) Maternity Leave Cover
Location: Listowel Day Service

POST: SUPPORT WORKER

Contract: Permanent, Part-Time (**Apply on the website** hours per
week) Days/Nights & Weekend Shifts Included
Location: Listowel Respite Service

POST: SUPPORT WORKER

Contract: Permanent, Part-Time (**Apply on the website**.5 hours per
week) 5 Days week on/ week off Ardfert Start
Location: Listowel Day Service

POST: SUPPORT WORKERS

Contract: Fixed- Term – Relief
Location: Listowel Day Service

THE ROLE:

* The core activities for the post of Support Worker will include
planning and setting goals with the person to assist them in meeting
their personal, social, recreational, academic, independent living,
community integration, training and supported employment needs.
* As a Support Worker you will enable the people we support realise
their goals and achieve their identified priorities. You will also
provide support and act as an advocate for participation and inclusion
in the community on behalf of the person we support.
* The Support Worker operates within the framework of a person
centred approach and to actively engage with and promote co-operation
and partnership with other services, both internally and externally
and in particular with families.

ESSENTIAL CRITERIA:

* QQI Level 5 in Healthcare Support. Equivalent qualifications to
Healthcare support will be considered, with a minimum of 2 years
relevant experience working with Adults with an Intellectual
Disability.
* Experience of working in a care delivery capacity, preferably
within a disability service.
* A full drivers licence with access to a car insured for business
purposes.

(A PANEL MAY BE FORMED FROM WHICH FUTURE VACANCIES THROUGHOUT THE
ASSOCIATION MAY BE FILLED UP TO THE **APPLY ON THE WEBSITE**ST OF
DECEMBER, **APPLY ON THE WEBSITE**)

_*PLEASE NOTE, THE ABOVE ROSTER MAY BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE DUE TO THE
OPERATIONAL REQUIREMENTS OF THE SERVICE*._

FOR FULL DETAILS AND APPLICATION FORMS, PLEASE CONTACT THE HR
DEPARTMENT AT **APPLY ON THE WEBSITE** OR BY EMAIL TO **APPLY ON THE
WEBSITE** OR **APPLY ON THE WEBSITE**

ONLY THE ASSOCIATIONS APPLICATION FORMS WILL BE ACCEPTED, STANDALONE
CV’S CANNOT BE ACCEPTED. PLEASE ENSURE THE POST/S THAT YOU ARE
APPLYING FOR ARE INCLUDED ON THE APPLICATION FORM WHERE INDICATED BY
ORDER OF PREFERENCE OTHERWISE WE CANNOT GUARANTEE THAT YOUR
APPLICATION WILL BE PUT FORWARD FOR SHORTLISTING CORRECTLY.

COMPLETED APPLICATION FORMS MUST BE SUBMITTED BY EMAIL TO EITHER:
**Apply on the website** or **Apply on the website** BY 5PM ON FRIDAY
THE **APPLY ON THE WEBSITE**TH OF SEPTEMBER, **APPLY ON THE WEBSITE**.

_KERRY PARENTS AND FRIENDS ASSOCIATION IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES
EMPLOYER_


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Type: Permanent
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Category: Health

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