Relief Social Care Worker EIJB0163 | Enable Ireland

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Enable Ireland is a leading national voluntary organisation which provides essential services for 7,500 children and adults with disabilities and their families.

We require dedicated employees, with a flexible and adaptable approach, to help support our work with children and adults with disabilities in Ireland.  


Relief Social Care Worker EIJB0163

Location: Wicklow
Contract Type: Relief

We have an exciting opportunity for a Relief Social Care Workers, based at our Enable Ireland Wicklow Service, Silverpine Respite House, Bray, Co. Wicklow.

Overview of Duties & Responsibilities:  The successful candidate will work as part of a dedicated and innovative team in a community based house providing respite and holiday breaks for children with physical disabilities, within a quality framework.

The successful candidate will have: 

Essential Criteria: 

• Ordinary BA In Applied Social Studies in Social Care QQI Level 7
• Open Training College National BA in Applied Studies (Disabilities) QQI Level 7
• Recognised Social Care qualification QQI Level 7 or equivalent

Desirable Criteria:

• Honours BA In applied Social Studies in Social Care QQI Level 8
• Open Training College National BA in Applied Studies QQI Level 8
• Recognised Social Care Qualification QQI Level 8 or equivalent
• Experience of working with children and families with physical disabilities

We would love to hear from you if you have a passion for working with our organisation and have the relevant experience/skills required for the role.

To apply please download person specification, job description and application form below and forward completed applications to Christina Golden, Centre Administrator, Enable Ireland Wicklow Services, Marino Centre, Church Road, Bray, Co. Wicklow; email –

A panel may be formed, following these interviews, for similar vacancies arising within the next twelve months

(Applications must be made on the Enable Ireland Application Form only. CV’s will not be accepted)

Enable Ireland is an equal opportunities employer.
• The post will be subject to reference checks and may be subject to Garda vetting/police clearance, as relevant
• Due to the large volume of applications, we are not in the position to provide individual feedback to applicants who are not shortlisted for interview.
• Applications are invited from suitably qualified applicants from all sections of the community.
• The above information serves only as a guide to the advertised position.  Enable Ireland, at its discretion, reserves the right to change this prior to appointment

Relief Social Care Worker EIJB0163

2019.01.21 Relief Social Care Worker Job Description

2019.01.21 Relief Social Care Worker Person Specification

Employment Application Form Word Version