Here’s a list of CRC’s current vacancies, these are also available on Irish Jobs.

Community Support Worker

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Salary Scale
€31,723 to €40,738 pro - rata
Contract Type
Fixed Term - Part Time
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Community Support Worker

Firhouse Local Centre & other CRC locations/ Community Hubs
One Year Fixed Term Contract, 0.6 WTE (23.4hours per week)

Flexibility to work some evenings and weekends as required is essential as services are delivery in line with the needs of the individuals (Monday to Sunday roster 8am-8pm).
Community Support Workers in CRC Firhouse are responsible for supporting the individual goals of adults through a Person-Centered Planning (PCP) process based on HSE New Directions
Policy, as well as providing individualized personal care support as required. Based in Firhouse and in our community hubs/ CRC locations, the Community Support Worker will also be working in the south side area of Dublin and other areas, supporting adults in achieving their goals in their community.

Applicants for this position should have the following essential criteria:
• At least 6 months experience of working with adults with disabilities. This should include
management of all aspects of personal care.
• A working knowledge of the New Directions policy
• Have a working knowledge of safeguarding and safeguarding policies
• A minimum of social studies or other relevant qualification such as Healthcare Support –
QQI Level 5 full award is essential
• Acting as a Key Worker for adults with disabilities
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Good awareness of health and safety issues
• Report writing and good IT skills to include Microsoft office – Excel, Outlook and Word
• Be an excellent and innovative team member with a strong commitment to the
empowerment of people who have a disability
The following criteria are desirable but not essential:
• The ability to plan and work with adults and their supports to ensure a meaningful day in
line with their aspirations
• The ability to work on their own initiative
• Supporting adults with significant feeding and swallowing difficulties, including specific
supports such as suctioning, as well as safe administration of medication
• Full Drivers license

Informal enquiries to Elizabeth Plunkett, Interim manager, tel 087 3105185. Department of Health Salary Scale, Healthcare Assistant pro-rata (full-time rate €31,723 to €40,738). Applicants must
demonstrate in their CV and supporting documentation how they meet the above criteria as shortlisting will apply.
Please forward a letter of application quoting relevant reference number CRC12/23 with a full CV to; Human Resources Department by email to or through Irish Jobs.

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Applications must be received on or before 5pm, 19th of March 2023.

Interviews will be held on the week of the 20th of March 2023