Healthcare Assistants - Longford

€16.73 hourly
  • Allpro Recruitment Ltd.
  • Longford, Ireland
  • 03/07/2024
Full time, Part time, Temporary Health Care

Job Description

We are currently compiling a panel of compassionate and reliable Healthcare/Homecare Assistants to join our team in providing high-quality care to clients in their homes. The Healthcare/Homecare Assistants will assist with daily living activities, provide personal care, and support clients in maintaining their independence and well-being. This role requires empathy, strong communication skills, and a dedication to enhancing the lives of those in our care.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist clients with personal care tasks such as bathing, dressing, and grooming.
  • Help clients with mobility and transfers, ensuring their safety and comfort.
  • Assist with medications
  • Monitor and record clients' health and well-being, reporting any changes or concerns to supervisors.
  • Follow care plans and ensure compliance with all relevant health and safety regulations in Ireland.

Requirements:

  • Relevant qualification in healthcare or homecare (e.g., FETAC/QQI Level 5 in Healthcare Support).
  • Previous experience in a healthcare or homecare setting is advantageous.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong organizational and time management abilities.
  • Empathy, patience, and a genuine desire to help others.
  • Knowledge of health and safety regulations and best practices in homecare.
  • A valid driver's license and access to a reliable vehicle.

Additional Information:
This application is for a panel of future positions based county-wide, offering competitive salary and benefits. We are looking for dedicated individuals who are committed to providing exceptional care and support to our clients. If you are passionate about healthcare and homecare, and are motivated to make a positive difference in the lives of others, we encourage you to apply.