Current Openings

21/01/2021 – Full Time
Health Care Assistants Needed- Ferbane Care Centre

We are now looking for caring, empathetic, and reliable Healthcare Assistants for Ferbane Care Centre, Ferbane, Co Offaly.  Our Health Care Assistants works as a member of our care team,  delivering and ensuring the highest levels of care to our Residents.
Responsibilities and Duties: 
  • Supporting the nursing staff and team in delivering quality person-centred care to meet the needs of residents
  • Getting to know residents’ interests and needs providing attention, support and companionship
  • Promoting the mobility of residents, supervising and assisting as necessary to ensure optimum mobility is maintained and improved where possible
  • Enabling and assisting residents to maintain their personal appearance /hygiene needs whilst always maintaining their dignity
  • Enabling and assisting residents to eat/drink and achieve physical comfort
  • Participating, organising and carrying out social activities
  • Sustaining a high level of communication between resident’s family and staff developing good relationships
  • Assisting in the upkeep of high standards of cleanliness in the home
  • Contributing to the maintenance of Health and Safety in the home
  • Any other duties deemed necessary by the Nurse in Charge and management.
Qualifications / Skills 
  • FETAC/QQI Level 5 qualification in Healthcare
  • Experience working in a healthcare environment
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Can work independently or part of a team
  • Ability to maintain a positive approach
  • Fluent level of English both written and oral
What do we offer?
  • Guaranteed hours contracts
  • Paid breaks
  • Free Garda Vetting
  • Comprehensive induction training and continued in-house training/professional development
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Free on-site parking
  • Discounted Food


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