Solis MMC is currently recruiting Residential Support Workers – day and night staff for full time, part-time and casual relief at our residential centres in Mullingar (Emergency Respite Service) and Co Louth (Residential Care).
The post holders will be required to work within a residential setting and provide young people with quality opportunities, experiences and social education, with the aim of contributing to their development and quality of life. Shift patterns for Day Staff comprise two 15 hour shifts plus one 10 hour shift weekly. Night Staff comprise four 10 hour shifts weekly.
The post holder will be required to work within a residential setting and provide young people with quality opportunities, experiences and social education, with the aim of contributing to their development and quality of life.
Employment benefits include:
- A comprehensive induction plan.
- Access is provided to a range of Internal training, including Therapeutic Crisis Intervention
(TCI), Advanced First Aid, Fire Safety, Supervision, Report Writing and Children First. Training
costs are always absorbed by the organisation, for both internal and external development
- Regular supervision will be provided and professional development planning delegated as
appropriate to ensure continued career progression. Access to staff care support services is
also available with and timely Therapeutic Crisis Intervention debriefing as and when
appropriate. Support from a range of management structures including HR and training
departments is made available to all staff.
- All Solis MMC employees are given access to our pension plan scheme which has an
excellent employer contribution. The scheme is initiated upon completion of a probationary
The Emergency Respite Service (ERS) acts as a bridging placement for young people aged 12 – 17 years who have been assessed as being in crisis and require an interim residential care placement. Each placement is provided for a maximum period of 14 days and is underpinned by an activity based programme approach. The centre provides a fun, energetic, and ever-changing environment for both the young people and the staff team. The service is provided on a national basis with centres in Mullingar and Killeagh County Cork.
Starting Salary €31,000 (Under Review) €14.90 per hour for Casual Staff.
Please send completed applications to firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for applications for the above positions is 17 December, 2019 at 5pm.