Healthcare Assistants

Job Overview

Do you want to work within a service who are renowned for providing quality care and support to the people and families that they support? If so, this is an amazing opportunity for Healthcare Assistants, to become part of a motivated, collaborative team within a highly respected nursing home service.

FRS are delighted to be recruiting for the most trusted and largest independent provider of nursing home care in Ireland. They have devoted 20 years to refining the person-centred approach to care and building the most compassionate and skilled teams of healthcare professionals.

These are full-time, permanent contracts.

South County Dublin Location

Requirements:

  • FETAC/QQI Level 5 qualification in Healthcare (completed or in process of completing)
  • Experience working in a healthcare environment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to maintain a positive approach
  • Caring and empathetic nature

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Supporting the nursing staff and team in delivering quality person-centred care to meet the needs of residents
  • Getting to know residents' interests and needs providing attention, support, and companionship
  • Promoting the mobility of residents, supervising, and assisting as necessary to ensure optimum mobility is maintained and improved where possible
  • Enabling and assisting residents to maintain their personal appearance /hygiene needs
  • Enabling and assisting residents to eat/drink and achieve physical comfort
  • Participating, organising, and carrying out social activities
  • Sustaining high level of communication between resident's family and staff, developing & maintaining good relationships
  • Assisting in the upkeep of high standards of cleanliness in the home
  • Contributing to the maintenance of Health and Safety in the home
  • Any other duties deemed necessary by Nurse in Charge and management

Benefits:

  • Guaranteed Hours
  • Guaranteed Christmas Holidays
  • Premium Sunday and Bank Holiday rates
  • Paid Breaks
  • Opportunities for career progression

If you are interested in finding out more about these vacancies then call Isabel Gough, Allied Healthcare Recruitment Consultant on +353861449043 or email

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