Care Assistant (Health/Social) – Athy

at Bluebird Care (Kildare) (view profile)
Location Kildare, Ireland
Date Posted January 8, 2019
Category Healthcare Assistant
Job Type Permanent

Description

Care Assistant (Health/Social)
Job Title: Care Assistant (Health/Social)
Job Location: Athy, Co Kildare
Role of Care Assistant
The Care Assistant’s primary role is to deliver personal care and assistance to a client in his/her own home. 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 as a Care Assistant 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 in compliance with Bluebird Care Policies

Qualifications & Experience
Care Assistants must have obtained QQI approved Level 5 Modules Care of the Older Person and Care Skills/Healthcare Support.
Or have a minimum of one-year experience caring for others and be in a position to undertake the two modules outlined above.

Qualities
Essential qualities of a Care Assistant include having a genuine concern for others, having the ability to demonstrate kindness, compassion and patience.
Employment Type
Full-time/part-time, temporary/permanent contracts available
Flexible working hours
Attractive rates of pay and employee benefits
own transport required, mileage paid

Expiry Date for applications: 07/01/19

Contact us if you would like to know more about this position

Telephone: 045 832 978
Email: kildare@bluebirdcare.ie

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