Social Worker – Safeguarding Midlands

Temporary // Tullamore, Co. OffalySalary: €0.00 - €0.00 Education:Professional Qualification Experience: 6 Months


Social Worker - Safeguarding, Co. Offaly


Social Worker required locum assignment role to a join a Safeguarding and Protection, Vulnerable Persons team in Co. Offaly.


The role will involve developing safeguarding plans within services for older people and people with disabilities.

The successful applicant will join an existing team and will work under the direction from the principal social worker.


The successful applicant will be required to work with all agencies, statutory, voluntary and private to ensure that the national policy for Safeguarding Vulnerable Persons at Risk of Abuse [incorporating services for elder abuse and for persons with a disability] is implemented and adhered to in a consistent manner within the Kilkenny region.


Interested candidates will be required to:


  • Hold a recognised qualification as a Social Worker
  • Full registration with CORU
  • Some post graduate experience ideally within a similar setting
  • Demonstrate depth and breadth of experience in working in Older Persons Services, as relevant to the role.
  • Promote the involvement of the service user in care planning, decision-making and service development.
  • The ability to empathise with and treat others with dignity and respect.
  • The ability to evaluate information and make effective decisions especially with regard to service user care.
  • Hold a full drivers licence and access to a car


For a full job description and further information, please email your c.v. to or call Brian on 01 482 5352.

Apply for job
Tullamore, Co. Offaly
€0.00 - €0.00
Employment type:
Education level:
Professional Qualification
6 Months
Intellectual Disabilities,Intellectual Disability,Intellectual Disabilties,Jobs In Social Work,Jobs Intellectual Disability,Laois. Offaly,Midlands,Nursi,Offaly,Older Adults,Older Persons,Social Work,Social Worker,Social Worker Jobs,Westmeath

Not found what you are looking for? Search again!

Latest News

Nurse Registration Process

Nursing has never been more global with more opportunities to travel to far flung tropical destinations.   Alas to get to where… Read more >

Article By

New Year, new beginnings…

New Year, new beginnings… I’d just like to wish you all a very Happy Christmas and a… Read more >

Article By

Missing out on Key Talent?

Like many of you I’m sure, I was following closely the Irish Apprentice over the last 12 weeks or thereabouts. Something jumped out at… Read more >

Article By

Featured Clients