We are recruiting for a dynamic social worker for a new and exciting opportunity to work as part of a newly set up social work service in brand new high quality nursing home development in North Dublin city.
Working alongside a senior social worker and as part of a multi-disciplinary team consisting of nursing, medical and allied health staff, you will serve the needs of residents in the nursing home community through assessment, intervention and advocacy.
This is an excellent opportunity to build and develop a service with one of Ireland’s leading nursing home groups.
The social worker will assist residents and their families with psychological, emotional, social or practical needs and advocate on their behalf as well assisting with various supports and entitlements including the Fair Deal Scheme and other support packages including home supports post discharge for some residents.
Interested applicants should have:
•Professional Registration with CORU
•Ideally 1 year post-qualification experience.
•Relevant experience working in a hospital, primary care or similar setting would be an advantage
•Experience working as part of a multi-disciplinary team
•Experience and knowledge of the Fair Deal scheme would be an advantage
This is an excellent opportunity that will offer flexible working arrangements.
For further information, please email your c.v. to firstname.lastname@example.org or call Brian on 01 482 5421