Care Assistants – Bray

at Comfort Keepers (view profile)
Location Bray, Ireland
Date Posted October 5, 2017
Category Home care
Job Type Permanent

Description

Description

CARE ASSISTANT/CARER/CAREGIVER- Comfort Keepers 

Home Care Provider of the year 2017

€12 per hour €8 per 30 minute visit

€10 per 30 minutes visit on Sundays and Bank Holidays

Work somewhere great and make a difference  

With an ageing population, the need to care for older people is an important part of every community. As a Home Care Assistant/Caregiver with us, you can expect a demanding but rewarding career, and, with both part-time and full-time jobs available. Duties of Home Care Assistant/Caregiver include but are not limited to providing personal care, mobility assistance, light house work, medication prompting, meal preparation and companionship and will vary based on the needs of your client. We are now recruiting Home Care Assistants in your area.

What we can offer you:    

PAY & GUARANTEED HOURS:  

Highly competitive hourly rates of pay:

€ 12 per hourly visit when QQI modules Care of the Older Person and Care Skills obtained

€8 per 30 minute appointment

€ 10 per 30 minutes visit on Sundays and Bank Holidays

Sundays and Bank holidays rates apply

Guaranteed minimum weekly contracts offered*    

*Terms and conditions apply

BENEFITS: 

Flexible working or Guaranteed minimum weekly contracts offered*

Free Garda Vetting

Free Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) – gloves, aprons etc.

RECOGNITION: 

Career progression: opportunities to progress with both office and reviewer positions

National Carer of the year Award

Local Carer Social events

Regular Feedback

Refer a Friend bonus

TRAINING & SUPPORT:

On site classroom based training for carers who need to attain the two QQI Level 5 modules ;  discount on Comfort Keepers run courses

3 day induction training program inclusive of patient and manual handling

Intellectual Disabilities Modules also offered

24 hour support from office and on-call team

Employee Representative Committee

State of the art log-in system in place for carers with regular updates

Regular Carer Newsletters with updates

HEALTH AND WELL BEING:

Reduced Private Health Insurance Scheme

Employee Assistance Programme which offers an advice and counselling service available for carers and their immediate families

What we are looking for: 

Ideally have QQI Level 5 Care Skills and Care of the Older Person

Ability to work independently or as part of a team

Have a caring and empathetic nature

Enjoy working as part of the community

Be comfortable working in a sometimes challenging environment

 

 

 

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