Assistant Support Worker and Social Care Worker Job at Nua Healthcare – in Tullaroan, County Kilkenny

Job Description

We are seeking applications from energetic and enthusiastic individuals to join our team for the above position. The successful candidate will be afforded all necessary training and development in line with the role. Candidates must be highly motivated, creative and experienced with a passion for engaging with clients on a daily basis.

The Company

Nua Healthcare specialises in providing Residential care, Community outreach and Day services to adults and children with complex support requirements on both the Intellectual Disability and Mental Health spectrums. We pride ourselves in providing true person-centred care for individuals in their own home or in appropriate community-based care facilities.

Job Objectives

Previous experience within the area of Social Care

Experience of report writing, personal support plans, people and roster management

Genuine respect and empathy for diversity and individuality

Flexible, Responsible and mature approach to work

Professional, accountable, good planning and time management skills

Excellent working knowledge of regulatory compliance and HIQA standards

Excellent Written, Spoken and Listening skills

Skills Required

Working with Individuals on the ASD spectrum

Experience working with Challenging Behaviour

Desirable Criteria for Applicants

A Fetac Level 5 award in Social Care or Healthcare (Or working towards same)

Experience of report writing

Flexible and adaptable nature

Ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team

Applicants for this position must have a Full Clean Driver’s License

Experience in a service for individuals with Autism, Intellectual Disabilities and/or Mental Health


Company Pension

Life Assurance/Death-in-Service

Paid Maternity/Paternity Leave

Education Assistance

Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)

Employee Referral Scheme

Working hours over a 7 day roster involving shift work

Continuous Professional development

Fantastic development & career opportunities & more .

Please note due to the volume of applications/CV’s panels will be formed for future posts

About Company

Company: Nua Healthcare –

Company Location:  Tullaroan, County Kilkenny

About Nua Healthcare -