Home Care Assistant Killeshin

€14.00 - €16.00 hourly
  • Comfort Homecare
  • Killeshin, County Laois, Ireland
  • 02/02/2024
Flexible Health Care

Job Description

Part-time and Full-time Home Care Assistants needed in the Killeshin area to assist clients in remaining safe and happy in their own homes. This is a fabulous opportunity to work with a company that highly values its staff. This role requires a minimum Level 5 qualification in QQI/ or level 7 in Social Care.


Successful candidates should:

  • Be fully reliable/dependable
  • Be available for evenings and weekends
  • Have the right to work in Ireland
  • Have a full clean drivers license and use of vehicle is essential
  • Be flexible and have a can-do attitude
  • Have a caring and kind disposition providing a person-centered approach to the client
  • Have a QQI- Level HealthCare Support or Equivalent QQI level 7qualification applicable to the role
  • Have at least 1 years’ experience supporting individuals with a disability/Care of the older person in a health or social care setting (desirable)
  • Specialised training within the disability sector is advantageous.

Responsibilities of the role

  • Provide high standards of emotional, social and personal care to clients in a professional manner.
  • Adhere to all of Comfort Care Ltd. policies
  • Accurate record-keeping and writing detailed reports
  • Continuous training and upskilling applicable to the role
  • Implement the client's care plan
  • Travelling to and from Clients houses to provide personal care 


What we offer in return:

  • Salary: €14.00-€16.00 per hour
  • Flexibility with your schedule
  • Subsidised travel
  • Day shift
  • Weekend availability
  • Carer of the month bonus
  • Opportunities to pursue qualifications in the field.

KEY Competencies

Dependability, Flexibility, Patience, Compassion