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Healthcare Assistant Required for Guaranteed Hour Contracts

Job Type: Full-time
Salary: €12.00 to €14.00 /hour ( We pay you for your contract hours whether you are scheduled for clients or not)
Job Location: South Dublin, County Dublin

 

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About Castle Homecare

Castle Homecare are a committed team of care management professionals, including carers of the highest calibre. We provide professional, tailored, highly personable home care services to our clients. We are dedicated to our clients and to our carers who assist them. We are fully committed to recruiting the best carers at Castle Homecare, dedicated people who are passionate about caring for seniors and for whom their role is more than ‘just a job’.


Healthcare Assistant Requirements for Guaranteed Hour Contracts

  • Fully qualified in all eight modules of QQi/FETAC Level 5 in Healthcare Support
  • Current Patient Moving and Handling certification
  • Experience in a similar working environment
  • Living locally
  • Will have a car and drive

Responsibilities of a Healthcare Assistant

  • Personal care
  • Dementia care
  • Medication reminders
  • Light housekeeping
  • Grocery shopping
  • Daily tasks

Benefits of Working a Guaranteed Hours Contract with Castle Homecare

  • Company smart phone; we care about our Health Care Assistants and we care about making their work life better, which is why Castle Homecare is implementing cutting edge medical technology in the form of One Touch Telecare. This means that our Healthcare Assistants receive a smartphone to support the One Touch platform, from which they can access ‘Carers Hub’ which provides real-Time communications and updates of daily tasks, daily duties, schedules, patient handover notes and much more all accessed through the Carer’s company smartphone.
  • Working guaranteed contract hours gives you the stability you need to be considered for certain things, i.e. mortgage.
  • Reliable income that you can depend on.
  • A rewarding career making a difference you can see on a daily basis in the community, forming positive and lasting relationships with your clients and having a meaningful and positive impact on their life.
  • Locally owned and operated offices. We are accessible and the door is always open for carers looking to discuss something in particular or come in for a chat and a cup of tea.
  • Flexible hours and work-life balance – we believe that happy carers make great carers and so we work hard to create a schedule that works with your life, which becomes structured and on which you can rely thereafter.
  • Accompanied Personal Introductions – when meeting a new client for the first time one of our dedicated Care Team will accompany you to introduce you to the client and support both you and the client in this first phase.
  • Responsive Support Staff – our support staff are available 24/7 to respond to schedule changes, questions, concerns and emergencies. You will have met the Care Team and so there will always be a familiar voice on the end of the line. You can rest assured that you are supported every step of the way.
  • Continuous Professional Development - The opportunity to grow within the company with roles such as Team Leads on offer.

Required experience:relevant professional: 1 year

Required language:excellent English

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Who are Castle Homecare?

Castle Homecare in South Dublin is run by Christine King, who by using her skills and expertise has created what is today an exclusive, local, private homecare service in South County Dublin.

Christine works with a committed team of care management professionals, including carers of the highest calibre.

Among the members of this team are:

  • Qualified nurse
  • Paramedics
  • Psychiatric nurse 
  • Community workers 
  • Experts in social work 
  • Staff with HSE expertise in services for older persons
  • Staff educated in social sciences, health & illness

Contact us today!

We are here to answer any questions you have about homecare for you or your loved one.
HOMECARE SERVICES

Personalised home care services to fit your needs

Everyone is unique and every case of aging is unique, showing in different ways and progressing at different rates. We understand this, so we select the best, most qualified career in advance to provide the care you want, when you need it.

With this in mind we provide the following Homecare services in South Dublin & Wicklow:

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