Job Vacancies – Care Assistants and Social Care Workers

Carriglea Cairde Services


At Carriglea Cairde Services, we provide a comprehensive range of day, residential and respite services to approximately one hundred and ninety adults with mild, through to profound, degrees of intellectual disability. Due to expanding services we are currently looking to hire the following posts:

Care Assistants

Full and Part Time

 The successful candidates will provide support and follow relevant programs for adults with an intellectual disability. This will involve working with the service users, their families and other staff in developing a person centered plan for each individual.

Applicants must demonstrate genuine kindness, empathy and patience in the daily interaction with service users in a person centered service. Successful candidates will be required to support service users in a socially inclusive model.

Applicants will be required to undertake domestic and cleaning duties and tend to the personal needs of the service users in their care.

Applicants should hold a relevant minimum FETAC/QQI Level 5 Major Award qualification, and experience of working with people with intellectual disabilities is desirable. Excellent communication and organizational skills are required.

 Candidates must have a full clean, driving license.

Social Care Workers

Full and Part Time

The successful candidates will be required to support service users and the staff team in community inclusion and the promotion of the choice, independence and wellbeing of the service user in an individualised setting.

Social Care Workers are responsible for providing guidance and support as required, and will hold accountability for excellent standards of support and care as a key requirement of this role.

We are looking for a supportive and enthusiastic Social Care Workers to deliver the highest standard of person centered support to the individual who uses our service.

Candidates are required to have a minimum Level 7 qualification in Social Care of must be in the process of CORU registration for Social Care Workers.

Candidates must have the capacity to properly discharge the functions of this role and have previous experience working with individuals who utilize services.

Candidates must have a full clean, driving license.

If you are creative, flexible and enthusiastic, come and join our dynamic team in caring for adults with intellectual disabilities. Current HSE Salary Scales will apply for all the above posts.

Curriculum Vitae’s along with a covering letter can be sent on e mail to:

Closing date is the 26th July 2024.

                                       Carriglea Cairde Services is an equal opportunities employer.