Health Care Assistant – Beechlawn Nursing Home – Dublin

Health Care Assistant
Beechlawn Nursing HomeDublin

Full-time, Permanent

A North Dublin Nursing Home is seeking applications for the position of Health Care Assistant for full permanent roles.

This is a great opportunity for both experienced and newly qualified Health Care Assistants to be an active part of a committed multidisciplinary team and to make a significant contribution in the area of mental health.

The successful candidate will have completed a QQI Level 5 (8 modules) in Healthcare and will have a minimum of 6 months experience as a Healthcare Assistant. Previous experience in a psychiatric environment is an advantage. Excellent benefits offered.

General Duties and Main Purpose of Job:

  • To work as part of a team of Health Care Assistants, under the direction of the Director of Nursing and the CNM’s
  • To provide high standard services as specified in agreed care plans and to contribute to the continual review of resident’s needs
  • Enable and assist resident to maintain their personal hygiene and appearance
  • Enable and assist resident to eat and drink
  • Enable and assist resident to access and use toilet facilities, participating in individual continence promotion programmes
  • Contribute to the movement and treatment of resident to maximise their physical comfort
  • Promote mobility of resident, supervising and assisting as necessary to ensure resident retains optimum mobility
  • Maintain high level of communication between resident’s family and staff.

To provide quality person-centred care to meet the needs of residents

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

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