Social Worker - Child Protection, Dublin 15

Blanchardstown, Dublin 15
€ 17.62 - 30.59 Per week
Full time
Job level
Newly qualified
12 Sep 2019
9 Mar 2020

Job Description

Social Worker, Child Protection and Welfare team / Assessment and intervention team, based in Blanchardstown, Dublin 15

The Candidate:

  • Will hold a recognised qualification as a Social Worker and membership of CORU or application for registration in process with CORU / eligible for membership

  • Current Garda vetting
  • Relevant experience e.g. social work placements will be considered in Child protection and/or Children in Care Services, residential child care, community child care worker/leader.

  • Full driving licence and access to a car is desirable

  • Other relevant knowledge in respect of Legislation, National Policies and recognised theories in the area of Social Science and Child Care.


  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Good communication skills with children and parents using a range of techniques

  • Excellent organisational skills

  • Excellent report writing and case recording skills

  • Team working skills

  • Ability to be flexible and respond to crises and changing work environment

  • Ability to reflect on own skills and review and evaluate own work

  • Ability to work effectively with other professionals and agencies

The successful candidate will report to the Social Work Team Leader who will provide formal supervision.


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Ref: JO-1712-365592_31

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