Social Care Worker Opportunities in Ireland – Nurture Young Lives

Are you a compassionate and driven individual looking to make a real difference in the lives of young people? Join our team of Social Care Workers in Ireland and help create a haven for those aged 7 to 18 who are unable to remain with their families of origin.
As a Social Care Worker, you will play a vital role in assessing needs, implementing behavioural support plans, and connecting young people with essential resources. Your work will directly contribute to their protection, support, and recovery.
Key Responsibilities:

Develop and implement assessment and behaviour management plans
Provide educational support and guidance
Participate in residential care and crisis management
Collaborate with supervisors, professionals, parents/carers, and referral agencies
Document progress using established systems
Contribute to policy development and implementation
Ensure health and safety standards are met
Support and train relief staff and trainees


Minimum Level 7 qualification in Social Care or relevant field
Full, clean, manual driving license valid in Ireland
Excellent communication skills
Knowledge of effective teamwork and Irish National Standards in Children's Residential Centres
Experience working with teenagers with challenging behaviour

We offer a competitive salary (€36,000 - €38,968) and a comprehensive benefits package. To support your transition, we provide relocation assistance including flights, accommodation, and visa application support. Our rostering system ensures a healthy work-life balance, and you'll receive annual leave and length of service increments.
As part of our team, you'll participate in an orientation and ongoing training program. We also offer pastoral support to ensure your well-being. If you're a childcare staff member, we'll provide additional support with employment permits.
Join us in our mission to nurture and support young people, helping them reach their full potential and offering hope for a brighter future. With 14 homes across 8 counties in Ireland, you'll have the opportunity to make a lasting impact.
Apply now and take the first step towards a rewarding career as a Social Care Worker in Ireland. Together, we can create a haven of protection, support, and recovery for the young people who need it most.