Recruitment and Staff Vacancies

If you have been considering a career in the care sector and would like to know more about working for the Meath Epilepsy Charity, then do please come and talk to us about the opportunities available.

Although we have a number of departments, the majority of positions advertised at the Meath are within our care teams and comprise of both early and late shifts.
Experience is desirable but not essential as training is provided, but enthusiasm and a desire to make a difference is a must. As well as contracted positions, we operate a pool of bank staff who work ‘as required’, giving them choice and flexibility in the hours they work.

We currently have a number of Staff vacancies and are looking for:

Support Jobs

We offer a 3 week induction programme, ongoing training as well as company benefits including an on-site gym, free parking, company pension and health care scheme (all benefits are subject to a probationary period of six months)


Support Worker… 37.5hrs per week (More Info)

1-1 Support Worker… 37.5hrs per week/ 6 Month Fixed Term Contract (More info)

1-1 Support Worker… 21hrs per week/ 6 Month Fixed Term Contract (More info)

Bank Session Co-ordinator… (More info)

Senior Support Worker…(More Info)

Domestic Assistant… (More Info)


Please contact Dawn Bromley on 01483 415095 or for a detailed job description and application form.

The Meath main reception sign

In order to consider your application we will need:

  • A completed application form – do not leave any blank sections and provide as much information as possible. If you wish, you may include a covering letter and/or CV. Remember to tell us why you are applying.
  • Applicants for care positions may be required to work a trial shift as part of the selection process.
  • If you do not hear from us within six weeks of sending us your application, please assume that you have not been successful at the shortlisting stage.

Offers of employment are subject to :

  • An enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service Check. The Meath is required to obtain a DBS Check for all staff, which is paid for by the Charity. However if the applicant leaves within the three month trial period, it will be deducted from the final salary. Due to the nature of the work, all posts at the Meath are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. We require all applicants to complete a declaration form allowing any issues to be discussed as soon as possible.
  • Two references satisfactory to the Meath.
  • Successful completion of a six-month trial period.

The Meath Epilepsy Trust is committed to equal opportunities.

the Meath recognises ability not disability

Our teams in the Skills & Enterprise Centre and Arthouse Meath welcome people with transferable skills who are interested in volunteering.

Do you have transferable skills and would like to assist with one of the many activities offered in the Skills Centre? You could be a student working towards your Duke of Edinburgh Award or looking for interesting work experience.

People volunteer for a whole variety of reasons, but we are delighted that many of them choose the Meath to benefit from their generosity. It makes a great deal of difference in the lives of our clients every day!

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Garry Hill, Skills & Enterprise Centre Manager on

If you would prefer an informal discussion about the various volunteering opportunities available, please call us on 01483 415095.


“The Meath is a most exceptional place and should be used as a blue print for all care homes.” Relative