Agency Healthcare Assistant (Wexford)

Job Overview

I am now recruiting Agency Healthcare Assistants for immediate start both full - time and part- time work in Wexford.

I am looking for healthcare assistants interested in covering dayshifts and nightshifts and available of doing so with a short notice given. The shifts length varies between 12 - 24hrs.

Duties (to include but not limited to);

  • Following the direction of the management team in delivering quality person-centred care at all times.
  • To promote safe working practices in line with company policies and procedures, working as part of a healthcare team and to respect your colleagues and clients at all times.
  • Assisting clients with activities of daily living.
  • Assist with catering and light cleaning duties when requested such as but not limited to making beds, sweeping and mopping floors, ensuring commodes are emptied and cleaned.
  • To assist our clients with personal care such as; bathing, showering, toileting and continence management.
  • To assist with meals and assist with feeding and hydration.
  • Recording and reporting of Accidents / Incidents to the Manager in line with company policies & procedures.
  • Prompting of medication in line with company policies & procedures.
  • To promote independence to the fullest, allowing for client choice and providing client centred care to the fullest.
  • To assist colleagues with covering sick leave and annual leave where possible.
  • To work as part of a multidisciplinary team and to respect your colleagues and clients at all times.
  • To promote safe working practices in line with company policies and procedures.

Required Education Skills and Qualifications;

  • QQI Level 5 in Healthcare or equivalent
  • 40 hours work experience completed
  • Solid verbal and written communication skills

Benefits;

  • Paid Garda vetting
  • Continuous Management support
  • Flexible working hours

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