Community Support Healthcare Assistant (CSHCA) – North & South Dublin

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Location Dublin, Ireland
Date Posted January 27, 2019
Category Healthcare Assistant
Job Type Permanent


Community Support Healthcare Assistant (CSHCA)

Job Description

Community Support Healthcare Assistant (CSHCA) Salary for this position is €25,500/annum

Travel allowance of €2600 per annum. Pension contribution of 2.5% also paid.

Comfort Keepers, a multi award winning organisation are now seeking applications for our new Community Healthcare Assistants role.

Full Time Permanent Position
Total Remuneration package of €28,000* p/a
*Travel Allowance
*Pension Contribution
Career Progression Opportunities (28 promotions in the last 2 years) Discounts with company partners such as Three and McCabes Pharmacy Internationally Recognised Training programs
Further education development supported
*package includes travel allowance and pension contribution

Do you want to work for one of Ireland’s leading homecare companies and make a difference in the ever-changing healthcare industry?

Are you looking to find a meaningful role and to lead the way in professionalising the caring industry?

What you can expect from us:
Full Time Permanent Position
Travel allowance of €2,600 per annum Pension contribution of 2.5% of salary.

Internationally recognised training department with in-house training programs such as Dementia and Palliative Care
Initial Induction and Patient Manual Handling training.
Garda Vetting (Comfort keepers will arrange this)

Free Personal Protection Equipment (PPE).
Excellent support from your local office and out of hours support team.
Employee Representative Committee.
State of the art log-in system
Regular Monthly Carer Memo
Discounts with our retail partners including McCabes Pharmacy, Savvi Credit Union, 3 Network and Laya healthcare to name a few.
Reduced Private Health Insurance Scheme with Laya healthcare
Employee Assistance Programme which offers an advice and counselling service available for carers and their loved ones.
Company Annual Recognition an Appreciation Gala Awards Ceremony.

What you your day look like?

Your role will be one of the most rewarding and fulfilling roles offered within the healthcare industry, you will lead the way in professionalising the care industry and be the first one of many full-time permanent care staff positions in the community to come. Your role will include providing personal, non-medical care and assistance to clients in their own homes. Your role will include following tailor-made individualised care plans and reporting to our CCM any changes in client needs. Your working week will be rostered for 5 out of 7 days each week

What we require from you:

Full QQI Level 5 in Older Persons or Disabilities or equivalent or higher Patience, Kindness, Empathy and a Natural Caring Attitude.
Full Clean Driving License
Full access to a Vehicle with full insurance and tax

Garda Vetting (company will arrange same) A commitment to professional development. Fluent in English.

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