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Now Recruiting Healthcare Assistants in Longford, Roscommon & Westmeath

Health Care Assistants Required

Healthcare Assistants required for permanent, full and part-time hours in the community. You have a unique and exciting opportunity to become part of an exclusive team which facilitates our customers to live at home safely, securely and in comfort, using a person-centered approach. Your regard for the welfare and quality of life of others lies in your professional approach to your duties and responsibilities.

Your must have a genuine regard for the welfare and quality of life of others.

 

JOB SPECIFICATION

Contract type: Permanent, full time or part time

Salary offered: By agreement

Job description: Bluebird Care assists elderly and vulnerable people to live independently in their own home.

Key tasks:

  • Assist customers to get up, dress and prepare for their day.
  • Washing, bathing, showering, oral care, grooming.
  • Assist with toileting.
  • Continence management.
  • Using manual handling equipment as specified.
  • Working with other care professionals such as nurses.
  • Prompting with prescribed medication when required.
  • Assist customers with bedtime routine, including washing.
  • Preparation of meals and dining assistance.
  • Keeping accurate records of care visits.

 

Candidate requirements

  • Minimum of 2 modules QQI (Formerly FETAC) Level 5: Care Skills and Care of the Elderly.
  • Have experience in providing care to others, personal experience also accepted.
  • Own transport and full driving license
  • To have a genuine care for others
  • Responsible, reliable and trustworthy character
  • To be able to provide care according to our care plans
  • Able to follow instructions, report efficiently and show flexible availability

 

POSITIONS AVAILABLE IN THE FOLLOWING AREAS:

  • Shannonbridge, Co. Galway
  • Ballinasloe, Co. Galway
  • Athlone, Co. Westmeath
  • Mullingar, Co. Westmeath
  • Rathowen, Co. Westmeath
  • Kinnegad, Co. Westmeath
  • Killucan, Co. Westmeath
  • Moate, Co. Westmeath
  • Longford Town
  • Edgeworthstown, Co. Longford
  • Newtown Forbes, Co. Longford
  • Aughnacliffe, Co. Longford

 

HOW TO APPLY

Please apply by sending your CV to lrw@bluebirdcare.ie or use the online application form below.

Further information on these positions can be got by contacting our office on any of the contact details below.

 

COMPANY DETAILS

Bluebird Care is a home care provider providing care in the community for the counties of Longford, Roscommon and Westmeath. The company is owned and operated by Oliver Daly, MSc Managing Director who is a passionate advocate for care in the home as distinct from institutional care. Check out our video: 

Address: Bluebird Care, Office Unit, 1st Floor Block B, Monksland Business Park, Athlone, Co. Roscommon, Ireland

Phone number: 090 6491044

Email address: lrw@bluebirdcare.ie

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