Social Care Worker-Full Time & Relief Work

€34,173 - €36,756 yearly
  • Gateway Residential Care
  • Sligo, County Sligo, Ireland
  • 12/05/2022
Full time Health Care

Job Description

Job Title: Social Care Worker

**Permanent and Relief Posts available**

Ideal Candidate

We are seeking applications from enthusiastic social care workers with a passion for supporting young people who are unable to live with own families and who are referred to our service by Tusla. These positions are ideal for those who enjoy working in a team and want to make a difference in the lives of children and young people who have experienced trauma in their early years. You will be provided with extensive training in our model of care to assist you in your role and will also have access to a multidisciplinary team that provides therapeutic support to the young people.


  • Sligo
  • Leitrim
  • Roscommon


  • Qualification of minimum level 7 social care degree or alternative to include social work, social science, counselling, child and adolescent psychotherapy, youth and community work or a level 8 in psychology
  • Have a full driving license and be willing to drive company vehicles
  • Have a genuine passion for working with children and young people

Benefits to working with Company

  • Opportunity to work with a dedicated team in a meaningful role
  • Working in a well-resourced environment with access to the multidisciplinary team
  • Highly competitive incremental salary scale allowing progression
  • Premium rates paid on Sunday and Bank Holidays
  • Flexible work schedule to accommodate both staff and service users
  • Extensive training opportunities
  • Significant promotion opportunities for those interested in progression


KEY Competencies

child care, social care, health care,