Care Worker

The Rehab Group
November 7, 2019
Clonmel, Co Tipperary, Ireland
Job Type
Hours of Work
19.5 hours per week
Education Requirements
QQI Level 5 in Health & Social Care
Experience Requirements
1 year relevant experience
Job Responsibilities
see description
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Care Worker for Knocklofty Residential Service – Clonmel, Co Tipperary

Permanent Contract, 19.5 Hours


Job Purpose

To facilitate a client centred residential service to adults with disabilities & complex health needs that include, Epilepsy, Intellectual Disability and Physical & Sensory disabilities.


Minimum Education & Skills required

  • Minimum of QQI Level 5 in Social Care, or equivalent
  • Experience of supporting people with disabilities in a person focused approach to service delivery
  • Experience of working within a HIQA registered service
  • Skills and knowledge in the areas of Autism, Intellectual, Disability, and Epilepsy and Positive Mental Health is desirable




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.
  • Assist service users in the taking of medication in line with policy and procedure.
  • Actively participate in appropriate, educational, recreational and occupational programmes, enabling service users to integrate with their local community and access local resources



Additional requirements

  • To comply with Health and Safety and safeguarding legislation.
  • To maintain a basic knowledge of first aid/personal care and to implement good hygiene practices.
  • To ensure the privacy and confidentiality of clients at all times.
  • Full Clean Drivers Licence is essential



 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, 20th November 2019.


The Rehab Group is an equal opportunity employer



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