Healthcare Assistant

Location Kilkenny, County Kilkenny, Leinster
Job-type Temporary
Salary €13.02 - €18.48 per day
Contact Lisa Reidy
Email email Lisa
Reference J344963
Date Published 3 days ago
TTM are recruiting a panel of experienced Support Workers/ Healthcare Assistants to work with adults with intellectual disabilities in a residential setting or day service in Co. Kilkenny.


Job Summary:

We are looking for enthusiastic, experienced Support Workers to offer support and care the residents within the service. This role would involve assisting service users in all the activities of daily living.
You would need to facilitate service users to maintain and promote their independence.
This job is for qualified, experienced Support Workers to on a locum basis as agency staff. Candidates would need to be flexible to cover a range of shifts including days, nights, and sleepovers.


The service is looking to induct staff who are available for days shifts, night shifts & sleepovers.


Required Education, Skills and Qualifications:

A minimum of a FETAC 5 in Healthcare or a Social Care Degree - Level 7 minimum.
Previous experience in a caring/support/ monitoring role working with children and adults who present with intellectual and physical disabilities.
Knowledge of HIQA standards.
Have fluent written and spoken English and excellent report writing skills.
Be available for a minimum of 27 hours per week.


Training's required:

Patient Manual handling
MAPA units 1-10
Child Protection
Fire Safety
Safe Guarding of Vulnerable Adults
Infection Prevention and Control


The Service Manager is keen to induct suitable and interested candidates as soon as possible.


Benefits:

When you join the TTM team as a Support Worker you can expect:

Market leading rates of pay.
Flexible hours.
Ongoing training and access to our training centre.
24 hour on call support.

Apply If interested and we will be in touch straight away.

My Email is: lisa.reidy@ttmhealthcare.com


TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.