Job Vacancy – Support Worker (nights) for a sleepover shift

Job Title: Support Worker (nights) for a sleepover shift

Location: St Joseph’s Community Service which includes various locations in the community

Salary: €10.20 per hour

Contract duration: One year fixed term

Summary: To assist the staff team in providing a quality service to individuals in their homes. The night support worker participates as part of a team and is expected to act as a support should an issue arise.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Below are the key areas of responsibility;

  • Ensure compliance with practice with organisational policies, procedures, national legislation, HIQA and other applicable standards
  • Contribute to the recording of complaints and incidents of concern
  • To provide a high standard of overnight support and general care should the need arise.
  • Participate in reflective supervision with the Team Leader
  • Additional tasks are included in the role of support worker

Key Requirements:

  • QQI level 5 Care Assistant or equivalent

Any interested applicants should forward their CV and a short covering letter stating their suitability for the role. Please email by 31 March 2021.

If you require further details on this role, please contact me directly at

All offers of employment with CIDP may be subject to Garda Vetting clearance.

Mary Stringer

HR and Governance Manager