Care Support Worker / Healthcare Assistant – Care About You – Westport, County Mayo

Care Support Worker / Healthcare Assistant – Care About You – Westport, County Mayo

Care About You

Care about you are looking to recruit in all areas of County Mayo, especially in the Westport area
Home Care Assistants – Westport area
Looking for a job as a Care Assistant / Care Support Worker? Care About You may have the perfect opportunity for you.

Care About You supports elderly & disabled individuals to obtain professional, person-centered care and support within their own homes, close to their family, friends, and own community.

Our Care Support Workers should be passionate and sincere about providing the best possible care and in helping people live as independently as possible.

Day to day role includes:

· Carrying out requirements of the individualized care plan.

· Providing Companionship and social engagement

· Assisting clients with Personal care needs

· Light household duties and meal preparation etc

For more information please contact the Care About You team at 091 771 775 during office hours
We have an excellent team in place and want to continue to build on that by offering career opportunities for you with us.

Required Education, Skills, and Qualifications

· Desirable QQI Level 5 modules Care of the Older Person and Care Skills.

· Patient Moving and Manual Handling training.

· Applicants will be Garda Vetted and reference checked prior to commencing the role.

· Have an outgoing, friendly and caring personality with excellent communication skills

· Have a strong desire to support people in the comfort of their own homes

· Are reliable and trustworthy with a strong sense of empathy.

Benefits

· Flexible working hours to suit your lifestyle.

· Free Garda vetting

· Competitive Pay Rates

· Career Progression Opportunities

· In house Training

· 24/7 Access to carer support from your leadership team.

· Employee Assistance Program to support your health, well-being, and a range of personal services (financial, legal & consumer advice).

· Ongoing Training Supports.

· Refer a Friend reward

· Bonus scheme

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Experience:

  • Care: 1 year (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Driving (Preferred)
  • People Moving and Handling (Preferred)
  • Level 5 Healthcare Qualification (Preferred)

Reference ID: CAY WEST – Westport

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Application question(s):

  • Do you understand this position is on weekdays evenings and weekends
  • What area of Westport are you based

Experience:

  • Healthcare: 1 year (preferred)

Licence/Certification:

  • QQI Level 5 in Healthcare Support (preferred)
  • full driving licence and access to a car (preferred)

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