Activity Facilitator Job at Praxis Care in Drogheda, County Louth

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County Louth


€15.75 per hour



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Support Worker – Learning Disability

Activity Facilitator | Drogheda

Job description

Praxis Care support individuals with intellectual disabilities, mental ill health, dementia, acquired brain injury, and complex needs throughout Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland, England, and Isle of Man. We are currently going through an exceptional period of growth. Due to this growth and outstanding career development opportunities we currently have the following vacancies within Intellectual Disability Services:

The Hub Day Service – Drogheda

The Hub is a day service that caters for adults with a diagnosis of autism, intellectual disability and/ or complex needs. Service users attending the service can present with challenging behaviours at times to communicate their wants and needs. The Hub aims to support individualised day activities that promote social inclusion within the local community. The Hub operates under the New Direction guidelines which aims to promote a person centred, needs led approach. The role as an activity facilitator will require aspects of lone working, this can include working on a 1:1 basis with a service user to help them complete their planned activities.

Activity Facilitator


€15.75 per hour

In return, we offer;

Comprehensive Company Induction

Competitive rates of pay

Opportunity for additional hours

Excellent Training Programmes

Career development opportunities

Paid annual leave which increases with length of service

Long service awards

Closing Date: Monday 8th March 2021

For a full job description detailing essential and desirable criteria, and to apply please visit:

Website: www.praxiscare.ie

For any other queries please contact:
Email: [email protected]

Telephone: 07929853064

To see what our staff have to say about working for Praxis Care, please visit: https://youtu.be/AGvIqLDTagY

A waiting list may be created to fill similar vacancies in this jurisdiction which may arise within 9 months of the interview date.

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable individuals and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks including, but not limited to, a satisfactory reference from your current employer and enhanced Police Check will be required for all successful candidates within direct care positions before a start date can be confirmed.

Praxis Care is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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Company: Praxis Care

Company Location:  Drogheda, County Louth

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