Support Worker

Location Galway
Job-type Temporary
Salary Competitive
Reference J2130
TTM are recruiting a panel of experienced Support Workers/ Healthcare Assistants to work in a Nursing Home with one of our clients based in Carna, Co. Galway.

Job Summary:
We are looking for enthusiastic, experienced Support Workers to work within a Nursing home in Carna. 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.
Candidates must be available for a minimum of 27 hours per week.

Day Service: Monday to Sunday

There are 51 beds within the Nursing home with 44 bed occupied. There are 3 wings in the Nursing home and they are looking for 8-9 staff to work during the day.

The pay rate is based on your own experience.

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
Child Protection
Fire Safety
Safe Guarding of Vulnerable Adults

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

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.

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.