Bespoke Day Service : Care Support Worker

The Care Support Worker will be appointed to work with a young man who has a bespoke service.  The role will involve helping this service user reach his full potential, by providing care and support in center and out in community-based activities.

The person(s) we are looking to recruit will be contracted for full-time 35 hours per week, on a permanent contract.

If you are interested please email your CV and Cover Letter to Sarah Jane on before the closing date at 1pm, 8th October 2019.

Occupational Requirements:

Full clean drivers licence for manual vehicles in Republic of Ireland

To be over 23 years of age

Major QQI Level 5 qualification or equivalent in Health and Social Care

Skills and knowledge in the areas of Autism and Intellectual Disability

Minimum 1 years experience in a similar setting

Fluent in English, both written and spoken

Very good communication and interpersonal skills

Please see attached Job specification for Occupational requirements.


Cork Association for Autism reserve the right to shortlist based on both essential and desirable criteria. If you do not receive a response within 2 weeks of the closing date, your application has been unsuccessful and you will not receive further correspondence.

Please note if successful at interview, the applicant will have to complete Garda Síochána Vetting.

A panel of successful candidates may be formed. Candidates who obtain a place on the panel and who fulfill the conditions of the selection process may, within the life of the panel, be considered for subsequent approved vacancies.

Cork Association for Autism is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit.


  Care Support Worker Job Specification – Bespoke Day Service