Why work with us

Saint John of God Community Services aims to provide quality services and supports to each individual child and adult in accordance with their needs, wishes, preferences and life goals. We are guided in the provision of these services and supports by the identified Nine Outcome Domains and support each person to achieve in so far as we can, their life goals associated with these outcomes. As part of our team, you play an integral part in changing the lives of the individuals we support and their families in the manner of Saint John of God.

As a public sector organisation funded by the HSE, we have a lot to offer individuals who are looking for a career in the health and social care services sector. Here are some perks you can expect while working as part of our team here at Saint John of God Community Services.

Competitive rates of pay

As we are funded by the HSE to provide a defined level of service on their behalf, our Term & Conditions of employment are comparable to what is offered in the Public sector.

Public Sector Superannuation scheme

As a government organisation, our employees have access to public sector superannuation scheme. This is an occupational pension scheme that provides a set level of pension at retirement.

Employee Assistance Programme provided by Spectrum.life

We have partnered with Spectrum Life who offers short-term intervention to employees who may be experiencing difficulties that impact their work and personal lives.

Bike to work scheme

Under this scheme, our employees can buy a bike and safety equipment and we can arrange a salary cut over an agreed time. This means that employees only pay Income Tax, Universal Social Charge and Pay Related Social Insurance on the balance of their salary.

Tax saver commuter ticket

The Taxsaver Commuter Ticket helps reduce the cost for employees using public transport. The Taxsaver scheme is not limited to State-owned public transport and can include private operators (if they are approved transport providers).

Health Services Staff Credit Union

As a HSE funded organisation, our staff has access to Health Services Staff Credit Union (HSSCU). The HSSCU offers saving and loan services, current accounts, and free online banking to Health Service staff.

Great career opportunities

We have career development opportunities at various locations across Ireland and learning initiatives such as Earn as You Learn.

Access to learning and development

Our employees have access to HSeLanD – an online learning portal that contains over 200 eLearning programmes. We have partnered with LinkedIn for selected number of employees (every year) to take up LinkedIn learning courses. We also have in-house training programme to support staff in delivering high quality services.

Split wages over two bank accounts

We facilitate the splitting of wages over two bank accounts for our employees. Employees can update the HR with their bank details and the amount they want to go to each account.

Centuries of service have shaped our organisation
Employees and volunteers who contribute to the delivery of our services
Children, adolescents and adults whose lives we strive to enhance