06/10/2021 – Full Time
Healthcare Assistant- Churchtown
Windmill Healthcare are now looking for caring, empathetic, and reliable Health Care Assistants for our Windmill House Care Centre, Churchtown, Mallow, Co. Cork
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
-Free Garda Vetting
-Comprehensive induction training and continued in-house training/professional development
-Opportunities for career progression
-Free on-site parking
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