Support Worker- Newry Bespoke Services
Are you looking for a career that will develop you, challenge you and allow you to make a difference in the lives of others?
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 Man.
Praxis Care is currently experiencing exceptional growth and, as a result, have the following vacancies within Mental Health Service:
Newry Bespoke Services
Praxis Care is passionate about wanting to make a difference to service users lives and through empowerment, collaborative working and a recovery based approach; we strive towards this goal on a daily basis at Newry. Each service user has their very own individual, person centred support packages in place to best promote skills of independence, both within a supported living environment and within service users own homes.
We have a positive staff team at Newry who are involved in engaging service users, with both mental health/learning disability needs, to partake in activities both within the scheme and within the local community. We strive to achieve best outcomes on a daily basis ultimately enabling our service users to live as independent a life as possible.
For more information on the role, please contact the scheme manager on 02830269150
Full Time, Part Time, and Relief, to be discussed at interview
£19,266 - £21,097 (Dependent on Qualifications)
*Salary based on 39 hours per week. Salary dependent on qualification/experience.
In addition to competitive rates of pay, Praxis Care provides:
A Great Work Environment
- Compassionate culture
- Comprehensive training and 24/7 team support
- Continuous professional development/training including the opportunity to gain recognised qualifications related to your role e.g QCF3/5
- Career progression opportunities
- Opportunities for additional hours
Care For Your Physical And Mental Health
- Paid annual leave, which increases with length of service
- Occupational sick pay
- Employer funded Healthcare scheme which includes savings on high street retail outlets and gym membership
- PPE provided
- Confidential counselling service
- Save on the purchase of any bicycle on the Organisation Cycle to work scheme
- Eye test vouchers
- Access to information portals & assistance through 3rd party vendors on areas related to your Mental, Physical and Financial Wellbeing
Additional Financial Benefits
- Coming soon: Early Access to earned wages through the employer salary advance software
- Pension plan
- Refer-a-friend bonuses
- Death in service benefit
- Long service awards
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.
Closing Date: 8th December 2022
Interview Date: 21st December 2022
To see what our staff have to say about working for Praxis Care please visit: https://youtu.be/AGvIqLDTagY
For any other queries please contact:
Email: [email protected]
A waiting list may be created to fill similar vacancies in this jurisdiction which may arise within 9 months of the interview date.
This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable individuals and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks including, but not limited to, a satisfactory reference from your current employer and enhanced Police Check will be required for all successful candidates within direct care positions before a start date can be confirmed.
Praxis Care is an Equal Opportunities Employer
3 Arthur Street