Care Assistants

Carriglea Cairde Services
Employment Type
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Carriglea Cairde Services


At Carriglea Cairde Services, we provide a comprehensive range of day, residential and respite services to approximately one hundred and eighty adults with mild, through to profound, degrees of intellectual disability. We are currently recruiting for the following positions:

Care Assistants 

 Flexible Full and Part time hours.

The successful candidates will provide support and follow relevant programs for adults with an intellectual disability. This will involve working with the service users, their families and other staff in developing a person centered plan for each individual. Applicants must demonstrate genuine kindness, empathy and patience in the daily interaction with service users in a person centered service. Successful candidates will be required to support service users in a socially inclusive model.

Applicants will be required to undertake domestic and cleaning duties and tend to the personal needs of the service users in their care.

Care assistants work across day, residential, respite and community services. In line with supporting service users, care assistants will need to undertake sleepovers, and night duty as part of flexible rosters.

Applicants should hold a relevant FETAC/QQI Level 5 Major Award qualification, and experience of working in a caring environment is desirable. Excellent communication and organizational skills are required. 

 Candidates must have a full clean, driving license.

 If you are creative, flexible and enthusiastic, come and join our dynamic team in caring for adults with intellectual disabilities. Current HSE Salary Scales will apply for all the above posts. 

Curriculum Vitaeā€™s along with a covering letter can be sent on e mail to:

 Eileen  Skehan, Human Resources Manager at;  Closing date is the 31st January 2022.

    Carriglea Cairde Services is an equal opportunities employer.