Social Care Worker, Omagh

You will work as part of a Short Break Care Team to provide a service to families in a childs home and/or in the local community that will include organising, accompanying and participating in suitable social activities and assist parents in implementing suitable routines for the child in line with their identified Care Plan.

The Short Break Care Team's function is to attend to the personal, social and emotional needs of children and young people with a learning disability, physical disability, challenging behavior and/or autism.  

You will ensure the provision of a warm and caring environment and taking an active part in the  full range of  household tasks e.g. cooking, cleaning, dusting, mopping etc., to help promote a homely atmosphere.

You will also attend to the personal care of children, i.e. showering, feeding, toileting etc. and ensuring the standards of privacy, dignity etc. are adhered to.

This full time, ongoing assignment will involve working to a rota that includes morning, evening, night and weekend working...unsocial / enhanced rates of pay included

If you have:

  • NVQII in Care (or equivalent)


  • 1 Years paid or voluntary experience working with people who have a disability, in a formal setting.


  • Have, or be eligible to have NI Social Care Council registration
  • Be 21 years of age or older to be able to work in a statutory Children's Home
  • Hold a current full driving licence and access to a car for business purposes

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