Bluebird Care Donegal & Leitrim to employ 70 care staff across Donegal County
Donegal’s leading Home Care company has announced that they will be hosting information and interview events around the county meeting potential new staff. Bluebird Care is going from strength to strength after being set up in 2009 by local businessman and general nurse Marty Kelly. As part of their growth, they are looking for Care Assistants and Registered Nurses to support the provision of care to individuals that wish to remain in their own homes.
Marty explained ‘We have recently introduced a new grading pay scale for Care Assistants that is based on an employee’s level of experience and Fetac qualification offering 3 grade levels for employees. For those Care Assistants that have no formal training we have also recently launched an Earn while you Learn initiative that supports employees while they are getting their qualification. Care Assistants with Bluebird Care now have a career with opportunity to progress up the levels.”
Bluebird Care are a well-established Home Care company based in Letterkenny providing safe quality care for people of all ages and all abilities across the county. There are many benefits to working for Bluebird Care. Marty said ‘Our current staff are delighted with the new Care Assistant grades, it’s working very well, new staff can also expect other benefits such as guaranteed hours, paid mileage, uniforms supplied, training, Bluebird Care loyalty scheme (PERKS Card) giving discounts in shops etc. On the clinical side we are a nurse led business headed by Myself and our CNM2 Annette Duddy. We offer 24-hour support so our staff and clients have the peace of mind that we are always contactable in the event of an emergency’
Bluebird Care are holding information events and interview in various locations across the county. Anyone interested in an interview or a chat about joining the team, please contact their office on 074 91 29562.