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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.

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    Job Title:             Office Assistant

    Location:             R.S.W., Day Services, Cleveragh Industrial Estate, Sligo

    Contract:             Permanent – 19.5 hours per week (Wednesday & Thursday, 9am to 5pm and Friday, 9am to 2pm)

     

    Main duties will include but not limited to:

    Managing all incoming calls / general reception duties.

    Handle all queries in a professional manner.

    General administration duties to include typing, filing, maintaining files, e-mail management, etc.

    Take responsibility for office facilities.

    Accounts Payable and Receivable invoice processing.  Must have experience in computerised accounts.

     

    Role Requirements:

    • Previous experience in a similar role is required.
    • Experience of Microsoft Office, Word, Excel and the ability to use other in-house software.
    • Ability to work as part of a busy team.
    • Exceptional organisational skills.
    • The ability to multi-task and excellent attention to detail.
    • Excellent communication skills.

     

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    Job Title:             Staff Nurse (Preferred RNID qualification)

    Location:             Carrick On Shannon, Co. Leitrim

    Contract:             Locum

     

    To work with Adults and Children with varying degrees of Intellectual Disability/Autism in Day/Residential 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 Requirements:

    • Current Registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland.
    • Full Clean Driving Licence and willing to drive the company vehicle.
    • Experience of working with Adults/Children with Intellectual Disability and Autism.
    • Knowledge of HIQA regulations & New Directions.
    • Computer Skills.

     

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    Job Title:             Care Assistants

    Location:             Carrick On Shannon, Co. Leitrim

    Contract:             Locum

     

    To work with Adults and Children with varying degrees of Intellectual Disability/Autism in Day/Residential 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 Requirements:

    • FETAC/ QQI Level 5 (Major Award) in a relevant Healthcare course.
    • Experience of working with Adults and/or Children with Intellectual Disability and Autism.
    • Experience of working with people with a range of support needs to include behaviours of concern.
    • Flexibility and willingness to work in all areas/ locations of Leitrim/ Sligo Services.
    • Knowledge of HIQA regulations & New Directions.
    • Ability to work using own initiative.
    • Full Clean Driving Licence and willing to drive the company vehicle.

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    Applicants for all NWPF positions must supply suitable character references and be prepared to complete a Garda Vetting Form.   For more information on our Services please visit www.nwpf.ie.

    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 e-mail cathymayersw@gmail.com.

    Closing Date for receipt of applications is Friday, 17th May 2019.

     

    NWPF are an equal opportunities employer.

     

    Charity Number:  CHY 7369