Care Assistant

Location Louth, Republic of Ireland
Job Type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Published 8 months ago
Start Date 03/12/2018
Contact David Graham
Job Ref NEW000351P_1543226231

Job Description

Community Care Worker


Co Louth


The Client:

Our Client located in Carlingford is committed to growing its area of expertise and building trust by providing excellent homecare assistance and completing tasks for patients as per their care plan. The correct individual will look after the safe well-being of patients when discharged from hospital and provide necessary personal care, support and services to vulnerable patients in their own home.

Our client also offers excellent on-going training with the possibility of progression for the right candidate.

The Role:

The client requires the employee to ensure a high level of standard and integrity is actioned during working hours and whilst in uniform and representing the company. It is imperative that all employees adhere to the client's health & safety procedures, company standards and takes full responsibility for their own actions.

Hours of work: Our client requires the candidate to work 5 days out of 7 and be fully flexible as the role includes days, evenings & weekends.


  • Must have full driving licence, own method of transport with business class insurance
  • Willing to learn
  • Adhere to clients rules and regulations
  • Work under your own initiative
  • Flexible approach to working hours
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to undertake personal care with clients
  • A caring nature
  • Completed QQI Level 5 in Healthcare Support

(Client will also accept candidates with a minimum of 2 core modules Care Skills & Care of the Older Person)


  • Experience in a care setting
  • Experience in moving & handling patients
  • NVQ 2 in care or willingness to work towards

In Return:

  • €12.10 per hour
  • Tunic will be provided
  • An opportunity to gain experience with a progressive, growing and innovative company
  • Working within a well established trusted organisation

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