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Current Vacancies

Dublin

Part-time Healthcare Assitant - Tallaght  

We’re recruiting for a part time Healthcare Assistant based in Tallaght.

Please see person specification below. Full job description and person specification is attached available HERE.

A Minimum qualification of Level 5 HCA QQI Care Skills and Level 5 QQI Care of the Elderly.

  • At least one year’s experience working with this client group

  • An understanding of the issues affecting people who are homeless

  • Knowledge around child protection issues, mental health issues and addiction

  • The ability to work on own initiative

  • Proficient IT Skills and knowledge with a database

  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills both verbal and written are essential.

  • To have excellent report writing and record keeping skills

  • Full clean driving licence

 

Appointment is subject to satisfactory references and Garda Vetting. Application Process:

 

Please forward a Cover Letter and CV to Recruitment@sophia.ie

The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday, March 5th 2021

Part-time Childcare Worker - Donabate  

We’re recruiting for a Part time Childcare Worker based in Donabate.

Please see person specification below. Full job description and person specification is attached available HERE.

 

A minimum qualification of Level 7 in Early Childhood Care and Education or equivalent - approved by the Dept of Children and Youth Affairs is essential

Experience and Skills

  • At least 2 years’ experience in a similar role.

  • Experience of working with school aged children as well as pre-school aged children

  • Experience of working with parents as partners

  • A good working knowledge of Síolta & Aistear

  • Knowledge of the Child Care Act 1991 [Early Years Services) Regulations 2016

  • An understanding and knowledge of the National Quality Framework and of all aspects of operating a quality environment

  • A good knowledge and understanding of child protection and the duties and responsibilities under Children First

  • Familiarity with pre-school regulations and Child Protection Procedures

 

Application Process:

Please forward a Cover Letter and CV to recruitment@sophia.ie

Closing date is Monday March 1st 2021

Assistant Finance Manager - Cork St

We’re recruiting for an Assistant Finance Manager based in Cork St.

Full job description and person specification is attached available HERE.

 

Person Specification 

Essential: 

  • A professional accountancy qualification or part qualification and have a minimum of 3 years’ experience working at a senior accounting level within a not for profit or commercial organisation. 

  • Detailed knowledge and use of computerised accounting systems 

  • Extensive knowledge and experience with computerised banking and payroll systems (Sage Payroll) 

  • A high level of ICT literacy including a proven ability to apply technology in the workplace. 

  • Good understanding of the financial requirements of State funders 

  • Self-starter capable of working on his/her own initiative, with strong multitasking capability and flexible and results focused. 

  • Good planning and organisational skills with the ability to prioritise tasks effectively in a dynamic and pressurised environment. 

  • Ability to lead and to manage staff effectively

  • Proven track record as a team player with a flexible approach 

  • Strong communication skills 

  • Good problem solving, analytical and decision-making skills 

  • Experience of interacting with major external stakeholders i.e. with State Funders and Regulators 

  • Experience of presenting reports to internal and external stakeholders 

 

Application Process:

Please forward a Cover Letter and CV to recruitment@sophia.ie

The closing date is Thursday, March 4th 2021

Cork

Relief Support Worker - Douglas St 

We’re recruiting for a Relief Support Worker based in Douglas Street, Cork.

Please see person specification below. Full job description and person specification is attached available HERE.

 

A degree or working towards a degree in Social Care/Social Science/Applied Social Studies or related discipline i.e. addiction, social work, psychology 

A minimum of one years’ experience working with this client group would be desirable 

An understanding of the issues affecting people who are homeless 

Knowledge around child protection issues, mental health issues and addiction 

The ability to work on own initiative 

Proficient IT Skills and knowledge with a database 

Excellent interpersonal communication skills both verbal and written are essential. 

To have excellent report writing and record keeping skills 

 

Application Process:

Please forward a Cover Letter and CV to recruitment@sophia.ie

Closing date is Friday, February 26th 2021

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Community Employment Scheme

Dublin

Community Employment in Sophia offers a range of avenues to restart your career while working with an organisation that provides supported homes for those who have experienced homelessness. 

We currently have a number of positions available across our projects.

Hygiene

Maintenance

Childcare Assistant

 

Event Management

Reception

Catering

Hospitality

Maintenance

Care Assistant

Caretaker

General Operative

For all our current vacancies go to www.jobsireland.ie 

Contact jmckee@sophia.ie mkwiatkowska@sophia.ie and for Sean McDermott St and Tallaght contact abeirne@sophia.ie

Registered Charity Number: 20042363 Charity Number: CHY 13516