Healthcare Assistant Job
- Date Listed28/05/2019
- Advertised ByAgency
- Job TypeTemporary
We are looking for committed carers to join a team of compassionate HCAs for work in a psychiatric/geriatric care unit in South Dublin. Flexible hours and competitive pay rates are available - work days or nights to suit your schedule. Whether you are looking for full-time hours, or simply additional hours to supplement your current income, we will be able to offer something for your needs. We also have shifts available in other facilities throughout Dublin should you want to gain experience in different settings.
With Excel Recruitment, you will:
- Choose your hours of work
- Receive payment every week
- Gain valuable experience in a variety of healthcare settings throughout Dublin
- Be part of an experienced healthcare team
Requirements for Healthcare Assistants:
- FETAC Level 5 in Healthcare Support or Pre-Nursing (8 modules total) OR equivalent qualification
- Must be able to provide at least 3 written references
- Hepatitis B vaccination proof
- Valid certificates for Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults, CPR, Patient Moving, Infection Control, Fire Safety, Children First, Mental Health Act, and CPI / MAPA (completed within last 18 months)
- Strong knowledge of HIQA Standards
- Garda Vetting must be completed through Excel Recruitment at interview stage
The responsibilities of this Healthcare Assistant job are:
Providing companionship, assisting patients with personal care, infection prevention and control, food prep, maintaining personal hygiene, and ensuring the comfort and safety of all patients'.
Liaising with the Care Manager and carrying out any assigned tasks
Keeping track and recording the condition of patients' by noting temperature, pulse etc.
Promoting the dignity and comfort of patients at all times
If you are interested in this Healthcare Assistant Job, or any other jobs on the Excel Recruitment website, please contact Joseph via the link below.