Home Care Assistant – North Cork

Full Time // North CorkSalary: €12.00 - €14.00

Description:

Locations include:

  • North Cork: Fermoy, Mitchelstown, Conna, Rathcormac, Watergrass hill, Ballyhooly, Mallow 
  • West Limerick: Newcastle West, Adare, Kildimo, Ballingarry, Askeaton

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The Homecare Assistant will be responsible for providing homecare to individual clients in their home settings
  • Assist in all aspects of personal care
  • Meal preparation and planning
  • Mobility assistance
  • Provide assistance with continence management and provision of catheter care
  • Assist with light housekeeping duties and errand services
  • Provide Companionship and recreational activities

Essential Skills and Qualifications:

  • Experience working as a carer
  • QQI Level 5 in HealthCare (full 8 modules) or min 2 modules care of the older person and care skills
  • A full clean driving licence is required for this role
  • Good knowledge and experience of working with the older person and critical illness clients
  • Possess excellent caring skills
  • Flexible approach to work
  • Excellent communicator with the ability to listen and be client focused, dedicated and reliable.
  • Ability to work as a lone worker and to be self motivated

Benefits:

Our carers enjoy fantastic benefits including:

  • Guaranteed Hours
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Paid Training & Development
  • Paid Mileage
  • Career progression opportunities within the organisation
  • Employee Assistance Programme with VHI
  • Full time hours available
  • Support from our on-call team
  • Work in your own community
  • Values-led environment
  • Long Service awards
  • Incremental salary increase after 1 year
  • Employee discount scheme
  • Savings Scheme
  • Hospital Saturday Fund
  • Part-time working arrangements supported

For more information on this role, or to apply, please contact Zoe Lawlor-

Email: Zoe.lawlor@cplhealthcare.com

Phone: 00353 87 407 8773

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