Assessment Officer - Children's Disability

Job Overview

Assessment Officer

Do you have experience carrying comprehensive assessments in the field of Children's Disability? If you have excellent communication skills and you enjoy working with children and their families, then this may be the perfect opportunity for you!

Role: Assessment Officer for Children's Disability Services in Kildare.

This is a 6 month contract with view to extend to 1 year +

Yearly Salary: €40,000

Main duty:

To ensure that an independent, comprehensive, person centred assessment of the health needs of an applicant is carried out under the criteria laid down in the Disability Act 2005 and the Education for Persons with Special Educational Needs Act 2004.


  • Significant experience of working with children and their families dealing with complex issue.
  • Significant experience of working in a community health service within the public or voluntary sector.
  • Experience of working with a multi-disciplinary team.
  • Excellent communication and report writing skills.

To find out more about the above role, please contact Isabel Gough, Recruitment Consultant on 086 1449043.

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