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Care Giver - Athenry Paid Position

Galway Senior Care T/A Home Instead Senior Care

Ref: #JOB-2152923
Home Instead Senior Care CAREGivers provide a variety of non-medical services that allow seniors to remain in their homes.  These services are meant to enhance the quality of life for seniors. Home Instead Senior Care CAREGivers help clients and their families meet the challenges of aging with dignity, pride, care and compassion.  
                   
These services generally fall under three categories:
•           Companionship
•           Home Helper
•           Personal Care
 
Companionship: Companionship services are those that stimulate, encourage and assist an individual.
The primary responsibilities of Companionship services include the following:
•           Providing companionship and conversation
•           Providing stabilisation and assistance with walking
•           Preparing meals and cleaning up meal-related items
•           Providing medication reminders and appointment reminders
Home Helper: Home Helper services generally involve light housekeeping, errands or incidental transportation.
The primary responsibilities of Home Helper services include the following:
•           Performing light housekeeping tasks (dusting, vacuuming, making beds, changing linens, cleaning bathrooms, kitchens etc.)
•           Washing and ironing laundry
•           Running errands
•           Accompanying clients to appointments
Personal Care: Personal Care services are personal in nature and often include assistance with activities of daily living.
The primary responsibilities of Personal Care services include the following:
•           Assisting with bathing
•           Assisting with dressing and grooming
•           Assisting with hygiene, toileting and incontinence issues
 Part Time & Full Time available, Location Athenry, Galway. 
Education:                               FETAC Level 5 certificate in Care with modules in Home Care, Care of Older People etc
Hours Per Week:                    Various
Salary:                                     Competitive
Job Start Date:                        Immediately
Please send your CV to  rebecca.mcdermott@homeinstead.ie
 


Career Level
  • Experienced [Non-Managerial]

Candidate Requirements

Essential
  • Minimum Experience Required (Years): 1
  • Minimum Qualification: Level 5 (incl Leaving Certificate/ Leaving Certificate Applied/ Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme)

Desirable
  • Ability Skills: Customer Service, Interpersonal Skills, Personal/Social Care
  • Competency Skills: Time Management, Working on own Initiative

Application Method

Please apply to this vacancy by the following means:

Method Of Application Email
Contact Details
rebecca.mcdermott@homeinstead.ie

Overview

  • Location: Athenry, County Galway, Ireland
  • Job Title: Care Giver - Athenry
  • Hours: 39 h / week
  • No of Positions: 2
  • Rate: Competitive

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  • Company Galway Senior Care T/A Home Instead Senior Care
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