WHAT IT TAKES:
An important part of the staff role is to support our service users
who have complex needs and help them to manage their emotions.
So the ability to be resilient, to communicate effectively and to
utilise a variety of communication tools is essential.
Our dedicated staff team support our service users to learn and
develop their independence skills which includes tasks such as
shopping, cleaning their flat, personal care, accessing the community,
budgeting, taking medication. Each staff member has something to bring
to the role and we encourage staff to use their humour and sense of
fun and creativity in supporting our service users with day to day
The role involves shift work and as such flexibility to work a
combination of early shifts, late shifts and also weekends is
essential. Availability to do x2 sleep over shifts per month is
WHERE YOU WOULD WORK: ARIGNA HOUSE & MANOR VIEW, LEITRIM
There are two schemes in Leitrim, one is Arigna House and the other is
Arigna House, Leitrim provides residential care to adults with
Intellectual disability & Autism. At the moment we have 2 residents
who have 1:1 staff. We will have a third resident in the future. In
Arigna House we strive to ensure that each resident has a service
tailored to their needs and is person centred, respecting and
promoting their choices. Residents have a dedicated key working team
who are there to support each resident in achieving their goals,
dreams and aspirations.
Praxis Manor View provides bespoke residential care to one service
user with a diagnosis of mild to moderate Intellectual disability,
Autism, OCD and Behaviours that challenge. In Manor View we strive to
ensure that this service is tailored to the individuals needs with a
person centred approach. The Resident has a dedicated key working team
who are there to support the resident in achieving his goals, dreams
and aspirations. Resident rights and choice are promoted within the
scheme with the residents been actively involved in the home and
community. Staff are visitors in the resident’s home and therefore
must practice the values of dignity and respect at all times.
FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE ROLE PLEASE CONTACT THE SCHEME MANAGER ON
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WHY PRAXIS CARE:
Are you looking for a career that will develop you, challenge you and
allow you to make a difference in the lives of others???
THEN LOOK NO FURTHER! WE CARE AT PRAXIS CARE!
Praxis Care supports individuals with mental ill health, autism,
learning disabilities and dementia; providing innovative,
professional, high quality support services to people across the
spectrum of need and particularly at the higher level of complexity in
Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland, England and the Isle of
As an organisation we are dedicated to ensuring that all of our
employees are equipped to carry out their role. We therefore provide
comprehensive training that all employees complete before taking up
their new career within Praxis which will last for 2 weeks and cover
all of the information and training you will need.
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