Job Vacancy – Healthcare Assistants

Job Title: Health Care Assistants (Health and Social Care)

Job location: Dublin 7/9/11

Role of Care Assistant

The Care Assistant’s primary role is to deliver personal care and assistance to clients in their own homes. Care Assistants are responsible for the implementation of the requirements of the clients care plan, perform identified care duties and promote client comfort, dignity and wellbeing.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Assist the client with Activities of Living
  • Pay due care and attention to all aspects of care duties carried out on behalf of the client
  • Provide a high standard of care

Qualifications & Experience

  • Ideally have some professional or family experience caring for others
  • Be willing to be trained and achieve QQI approved Level 5 Modules Care of the Older Person and Care Skills/Healthcare Support

Qualities

Essential qualities of a Care Assistant include having a genuine concern for others, having the ability to demonstrate kindness, compassion and patience. To be reliable. Having your own car.

Employment Type

  • Full-time/part-time, temporary/permanent contracts available
  • Flexible working hours
  • €12-€14 per hour

Benefits

  • Nurse managed service
  • Patient Moving & Handling Training
  • Garda Vetting
  • Induction Training
  • Uniform and ID Card
  • Weekend, evening and weekday work available

If you’re interested, or have any queries, contact Maria McLoughlin at maria.mcloughlin@dublinnorthwest.ie or call 085 805 1726