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Homecare Assistant - Limerick City and County

Company:
CareBright
Location:
Limerick, Country: Ireland
Job Type:
full-time, part-time
Job Description

Join in our wonderful team of over 200 healthcare professionals who are committed to improving our clients’ lives. As a preferred provider to the HSE, we are proud to provide the most professional and personal service and quality of care. We live and work by our values: Compassion, Commitment and Companionship. This is brought to life in how we invest in our valued employees by providing safe systems, quality training and fantastic benefits.

Our comprehensive Training & Development programme starts with a one-to-one induction followed by on-the-job training. Each carer is fully supported through coaching by their Team Leader, one to one mentoring with the clinical team, a client coordinator and On Call service coordinator. As a nurse-led organisation, all our Care Managers are fully qualified registered nurses. You are in safe hands with CareBright.


Are you ready to make a difference?


We're hiring Homecare Assistants for the following areas: Limerick City & County, Tipperary and North Cork. We offer guaranteed hours to our Homecare Assistants.


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
  • Good knowledge and experience of working with the older person and critical illness clients
  • Flexible approach to work
  • Excellent communicator with the ability to listen and be client focused, dedicated and reliable.
  • Full clean drivers licence essential and own transport


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


CareBright is an equal Opportunity Employer

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Company: CareBright
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