Healthcare Assistant Cavan

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Job Description

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Community Call - Homecare Assistants required in County Cavan

During this uncertain time, we are looking to recruit and place Homecare Assistants with the most vulnerable in our communities

The ideal candidate will be punctual, trustworthy and dependable ideally with experience in similar homecare or healthcare setting with a good understanding of English language both written and verbal. If you have the relevant experience and qualifications apply with you CV today.


Benefits of working as a Homecare Assistant with

  • Excellent rates of pay and holiday entitlements.
  • Rosters completed in advance where possible.
  • Full Training & Personal Development programs (including use of Personal Protective Equipment) is available for all Homecare Assistants.
  • Full Induction Training will be provided

Requirements for applying for a Homecare Assistant with

  • Ideal candidates will have relevant experience
  • Willing to or working towards a QQI  Level 5 Award in Healthcare with emphasis on Care Skills & Care of the Elderly
  • All candidates must be willing to undergo Garda Vetting
  • All staff must adhere to all policies and procedures in relation to safe use of Personal Protective Equipment and Infection Control

Desirable Criteria:

  • QQI level 5 major award in Healthcare Support (minimum of two modules complete e.g. Care Skills and Care of the Elderly)
  • Up-to-date certs in People/Patient Moving and Handling, CPR, Infection Control, PPE and Elder Abuse (in instances where candidates do not have adequate or in date certs -  training can be provided)
  • A Full Clean Driving Licence


Job Responsibilities of a Homecare Assistant with may include but are not limited to:

  • Providing personal care to each individual client in their own home.
  • Medication prompt where necessary.
  • Aid with all aspects of daily living.
  • Light housework and food preparation
  • Reporting any deterioration in client’s condition.
  • Providing companionship to the client.
  • Motivate the client to maximize or achieve independence.


To apply for the position of Healthcare Assistant in County Cavan please send an up to date CV to quoting the Job Reference number JO-1911-441470 in the SUBJECT BAR of your email or call 0876273270 to speak to Joshua for more information concerning the position of Healthcare Assistant in County Cavan and surrounding areas.

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  • Salary: 0.00 - 0.00
  • Location:Cavan
  • Type:Part Time
  • Category:Healthcare