Home Care Assistant/CAREGiver - Aughnacliffe/Drumlish

€13.92 - €18.72 hourly
  • Home Instead
  • Drumlish, County Longford, Ireland
  • 06/03/2024
Full time, Part time, Permanent, Flexible Health Care

Job Description

Home Instead Midlands are an award winning and leading home care provider in the midlands. We are currently expanding our CAREGiver team in Drumlish and surrounding areas (Aughnacliffe, Ballinamuck, Mullinalaghta). Roles include full-time, part-time, evening and weekend work.Full clean Driving Licence is essential due to most clients being outside walking distance.

Home Instead are looking for caring, compassionate individuals to join our team of CAREGivers and to support ageing adults in the comfort of their home environment. We believe in caring for our CAREGivers/Healthcare Workers as much as we do caring for our seniors. We show how much we value our team through regular award programmes and social events. Our office teams support our staff by ensuring smooth work schedules and encouraging a positive culture where CAREGivers can share their experiences and grow every day.

Requirements:

  • Full clean driving licence preferred.
  • Completed QQI Level 5 Care Skills & Care of the Older Person or working towards achieving a full QQI level 5 major award (Full support provided if not)
  • Available evenings and weekend - flexible schedule.
  • Excellent communication & interpersonal skills.
  • Confidential, calm, polite and professional individual who is well presented and has a kind and caring nature.
  • Reliable, trustworthy individuals committed to providing quality person centred care in a home environment.

Benefits of becoming a Home Instead CAREGiver:

  • Competitive Rates of Pay
  • Travel Allowance (uncapped)
  • Flexible Schedules
  • Subsidised QQI Level 5 training and other continuous free training opportunities including Home Instead Academy and Dementia courses.
  • Uniform Supplied & Full PPE Provided
  • Clear Career Progression Opportunities
  • Strong Support and Back Up from a Nurse Led Team 24/7
  • 24/7 Access to Laya Healthcare Employee Assistance Programme
  • Refer a Friend Scheme – Earn cash for referring friends to join our team

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Benefits:

  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Flexitime

Schedule:

  • Flexitime
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

COVID-19 considerations:

PPE Provided

Work Location: In person

KEY Competencies

Natural ability to care. Good communications skills. Reliable and trustworthy. Interpersonal Skills. Timekeeping