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    NORTH WEST PARENTS AND FRIENDS ASSOCIATION

    SLIGO.

    North West Parents and Friends Association is a Voluntary Organisation providing person centred services for children and adults with special needs and their families.

    NWPF wish to recruit for the following positions;

     Job Title:             Staff Nurse (Preferred RNID but applications from other disciplines of Nursing will be accepted).

    Location:             Carrick On Shannon, Co. Leitrim.

    Contract:             Fixed Term and Locum.

    The positions available will require successful candidates to work with Adults/Children with varying degrees of Intellectual Disability/Autism in Day/Residential/Respite Services and will be expected to work hours which may include day time hours, evenings and night duty to include weekends.

    Essential Criteria Desirable Criteria
    • Current Registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland.
    •  Full Clean Driving Licence.
    • Experience of working with Adults/Children with Intellectual Disability and Autism.
    • Person Centred Planning.
    • Assessment and Management of Risk.
    • Knowledge/experience of Menu Planning and household budgeting.
    • Knowledge of HIQA regulations.
    • Safeguarding of Vulnerable Persons at risk of Abuse training.
    • Children First training.
    • Experience of lone working with Adults with Intellectual Disability in residential services.
    • Moving and Handling.
    • Computer Skills.

     

    Job Title:             Care Assistants.

    Location:             Sligo.

    Contract:             Permanent & Locum.

    To work with Adults with varying degrees of Intellectual Disability/Autism in Residential Services and Day Adult Services. Successful candidates will be expected to work hours which may include day time hours, evenings, night duty and/or sleepover duty to include weekends.  Hours of work will vary.

    Essential Criteria Desirable Criteria
    • Health Care – FETAC Level 5 Qualification / Social Care Diploma/Degree.
    • Experience of working with Adults and/or Children with Intellectual Disability.
    • Full Clean Drivers licence.

     

    • Person Centred Planning.
    • Assessment and Management of Risk.
    • Knowledge/experience of Menu Planning and household budgeting.
    • Safeguarding of Vulnerable Persons at risk of Abuse training.
    • Children First training.
    • Experience of lone working with Adults with Intellectual Disability in residential services.
    • Moving and Handling.
    • First Aid.
    • Food Hygiene.
    • Computer Skills.

     

    Applicants for all positions must supply suitable character references and be prepared to complete a Garda Vetting Form.   Interested Applicants should apply with letter of application and CV to:

    Ms. Cathy Maye, HR Officer, N.W.P.F Association, R.S.W., Cleveragh Industrial Estate, Sligo or email cathymayersw@gmail.com.

    NWPF are an equal opportunities employer