450 new jobs to be created nationwide over next 12 months
Bluebird Care reports annual (2017-18) growth of 20 per cent
- Leading homecare provider, Bluebird Care, to expand range of services nationwide
- New roles, including Clinical Nurse Managers, Registered Nurses, Care Assistants, and Care Co-ordinators required across the country
- Bluebird Care was the EIQA Q Mark Business Group of the Year 2016/2017
- Bluebird Care now a tier one service provider of care for older persons in all nine Community Healthcare Organisations
- Bluebird Care is also an HSE approved care provider for Children with Complex Care needs
3rd September 2018 – Bluebird Care, a leading homecare provider, is delighted to announce it has been successful in securing tenders to provide care for older persons in all nine Community Healthcare Organisations across Ireland. The jobs, which will be spread across the country, will vary from Clinical Nurse Managers to Care Assistants and will add to the already outstanding team of 1800 in place.
The awarding of these contracts has accelerated Bluebird Care’s growth plans for 2018/2019 and has led to the recruitment of over 450 new jobs across its 26 nationwide offices. Driven by over 20 per cent growth over the last 12 months, these new roles will enable Bluebird Care to continue to deliver high-quality, person-centred care for clients with a diverse range of needs.
With roles available across the country, including Kildare (30 openings), Dublin West (25 openings), Wexford (25 openings), Clare (20 openings), these jobs will be firmly rooted in the community, with a range of full and part time roles available to suit individual lifestyle needs.
Managing Director of Bluebird Care Brian MacGoey commented: “We are proud to announce that Bluebird Care will be creating 450 jobs, adding to our already high calibre team of more than 1800 who are providing invaluable care day in day out across Ireland. Winning nine out of nine contracts with the Community Health Organisations further endorses Bluebird Care’s commitment to standards of care and our ability to attract the best people.”
“We are committed to providing high-quality, safe and effective care in our client’s own home which is, more often than not, their preferred place of care. Our unique and dynamic working environment allows for rewarding and flexible employment opportunities for potential key staff. With this in mind, we are delighted to begin recruiting caring and compassionate people to join the Bluebird Care team.”
“We are now inviting all interested and qualified persons to attend their nearest open day, details can be found on Bluebirdcare.ie, or to drop into your local Bluebird office to learn more about developing a gratifying career with one of Ireland’s leading homecare companies, which holds the EIQA Q Mark for quality.”
Bluebird Care offers a range of continuous professional development supports to its staff including training programmes, mentoring and boast various avenues for staff advancement nationwide.
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Managing Director of Bluebird Care Brian MacGoey is available for interviews with local representatives also available upon request.
About Bluebird Care
Bluebird Care was set up in Ireland in 2007 to provide accessible, quality, safe care for individuals of all ages and varying degrees of ability.
Bluebird Care has 26 offices throughout Ireland providing health and social care services within the home setting and local community. Quality and safety is at the core of all our work, and every office (independently owned and managed) possess the Q Mark for Quality.
Bluebird Care provides direct care to customers on behalf of the HSE and other agencies as requested. It also provides services to customers in a private capacity at the request of the individual/family member. As a provider of high quality nursing, personal and social care services, we believe that Bluebird Care is ideally placed to support individuals who wish to be cared for in their home or within their community.
Our staff are trained to place the customer at the heart and centre of every interaction and to provide care and support with kindness, compassion, consideration and respect.
Services provided by Bluebird Care
Bluebird Care provides a range of health and social care services in every county across the country including:
- Care for older person
- Persons who require care due to :
- A medical diagnosis of Dementia
- A chronic illness
- Brain/spinal cord injury
- A physical/sensory or intellectual disability
- Neuro degenerative conditions
- Care for children and adults with complex care needs
- Care for children and adults who require convalescence/rehabilitation post hospitalisation
- Respite Care
- Personal Assistance support
All staff are employed directly by Bluebird Care; hence Bluebird Care deal with the administering of payroll, taxes, PRSI and provide comprehensive public liability and employers liability insurance.
|Louth, Cavan and Monaghan||20|
|Donegal and Leitrim||8|
|Longford, Roscommon and Westmeath||10|
|Laois & Offaly||20|
|Tipperary and East Cork||10|
|Cork North & South Lee||30|
|Kilkenny, Carlow and Waterford||15|
|Dublin North East||20|
|Wicklow & Dublin South East||25|
|Dublin South West||20|
|Sligo and Mayo||20|