Care Worker

The Rehab Group
Published
January 13, 2020
Location
Tullamore, Co Offaly, Ireland
Category
Job Type
Hours of Work
27 hours per week
Education Requirements
QQI Level 5 in Health & Social Care
Experience Requirements
1 year relevant experience
Job Responsibilities
see description
Job Industry
Healthcare
Salary
TBC
Salary Currency
Euro
Job Order
156
Page Views
30

Description

Care Worker

Charleville Cottage Respite Service,

Tullamore, County Offaly

Permanent Contract, 27 hours

 

Job Purpose

To facilitate a service user focused service to adults with varying disabilities & complex health needs that include, Intellectual Disability, Epilepsy and Parkinson’ Disease.

 

 

Minimum Education & Skills required

 

  • Minimum of QQI Level 5 in Health & Social Care, or equivalent
  • Training in responses to behavior that challenges and medication management
  • Skills and knowledge in the areas of Autism, Intellectual Disability, Epilepsy, and Downs Syndrome.
  • Work Experience not essential but would be an advantage

 

 

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Facilitate and implement a person centered service appropriate to the needs, wishes and requirements of service users.
  • Provide personal assistance in all aspects of personal care and manual handling, ensuring comfort and hygiene of service users and adhering to safe practice at all times.
  • Ensure that all interactions with service users are approached with dignity, respect, equality and incorporating choice.
  • Promote and be actively involved in teamwork, creating a nurturing and supportive environment for service users.

 

 

 

Additional requirements

  • To be able to work effectively in a team providing person centered support for service users.
  • To be able to maintain the privacy and confidentiality of service users at all times.
  • To be able to adhere to all policies and procedures.

 

 

 

Staff Benefits

  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Paid maternity leave
  • Paid paternity leave
  • 27 days annual leave
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Tax saver travel scheme
  • Income protection

  

  

To view full extensive job description please, click apply to visit our company site and download attachment at the bottom of the page.

 

Closing Date: Wednesday, 22nd January 2020.

 

 

The Rehab Group is an equal opportunity employer

 

 

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