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Support Worker – Newry

Posted 3 days ago

We are delighted to announce we have been awarded the contract as nominated supplier to Praxis Healthcare the largest registered care charity in Northern Ireland. Praxis is dedicated to providing support and care to individuals with mental ill health, learning disabilities and people with complex needs.

First Choice are recruiting Support Workers to work Day Shifts or Night Shifts in supported living units in Newry. This is a brilliant opportunity to work with clients living in group housing with shared communal facilities .

The hours are normally 8am – 3pm/8am – 9pm or 9pm – 8am with hourly pay rates of £12.00 Monday to Friday, £14.00 for night duties and on a Saturday and £16.00 on a Sunday.

What the job entails:

  • Interact with service users and provide support
  • Accompanying clients to medical appointments
  • Assist with meal preparation and daily activities

What We Need from You:

  • Experience working in a Healthcare Setting
  • To be NISCC registered, or willing to apply
  • To have, or be willing to attend all mandatory training courses
  • Willingness to undergo an enhanced Access NI check

Benefits of working for First Choice:

  • A minimum of 28 days paid holiday (pro rata)
  • Inclusion into our company pension scheme
  • Free annual training courses
  • Weekly pay


More Information

How to Register with us:

  • Contact Saorise McCloskey or Ella Milligan on 02830447362
  • Send your CV to

First Choice is an equal opportunities employer.

Support Worker – Newry

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