Ireland – HEALTHCARE

Healthcare Assistant Roles 2023 - 2555

Location: Ireland, Mayo
Position: Full Time
Salary: Competitive DOE

Our clients are nursing homes across Mayo, Roscommon, Galway and Sligo looking for experienced healthcare assistants.

Role and responsibilities

Among your duties, you will:

  • Help assist residents to get up on the corridor you are allocated
  • Check shower list and assist with shower & dressing of resident
  • Assist residents to the dining room
  • Assist residents to toilet as required
  • Assist residents at all mealtimes
  • Assist residents with whatever activity they like to do
  • Bring residents for a walk daily
  • Assist residents to bed after 6pm
  • Change bed linen when required
  • Empty bins as required
  • Update residents data on tablet daily

Skills & qualifications

  • Minimum of a QQI Level 5 (or equivalent) in Healthcare/Pre nursing course
  • Manual and People Handling (preferred not mandatory)
  • Infection Prevention (preferred not mandatory)
  • Ideally you will have prior experience care/medical experience
  • An ability to work on your own initiative or as part of a team
  • Strong communications skill with a high level of verbal and written English
  • Most important you must be passionate about improving the lives of others

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