Healthcare Assistant Agency

Recruiter
Excel Recruitment
Employment Type
Permanent
Salary
Not disclosed
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Healthcare Assistant

Excel Healthcare is currently seeking an eager agency Healthcare Assistant for our client based in Dublin 5. A recently opened state-of-the-art facility, our client provides step-down and respite care for adults with a range of physical and neurological needs.

The successful candidate will assist the multi-disciplinary team with the reablement of patients recovering from a recent hospital stay or awaiting a home care package or long-term care. This role would suit a Healthcare Assistant looking to further their skills in caring for patients with a broad range of needs in an environment similar to a hospital. As an agency HCA, you have the flexibility to decide when you want to work.

Responsibilities for a Healthcare Assistant

  • Provide assistance with patient’s activities of daily living
  • Develop a trusting rapport with patients and their families
  • Work as part of a large multi-disciplinary team within your scope of practice
  • Escort patients to appointments off-site
  • Report any change in a patient’s condition to the nurse in charge

Job Requirements

  • Relevant QQI/FETAC level 5 modules completed
  • Some experience in a similar role is an advantage

Benefits

  • Opportunities for career growth
  • 24/7 team support
  • Free on-site parking
  • Uniform supplied
  • Flexible roster

If this position is of interest to you, please submit your CV below or contact Caoimhe on or via email at

Your application will be strictly confidential.

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