Job Details

Healthcare Assistant - Maryfield Nursing home, Athenry

  • Western Alzheimers CE scheme
  • Ref: #CES-2159162
  • Athenry, County Galway, Ireland
  • No of positions: 2
  • Community Employment Programme
  • 19.5 hours per week
  • Community Employment Programme Rates
  • Published On: 15 Sep 2020
  • Closing On: 27 Oct 2020

Eligibility to participate on CE is generally linked to those who are 21 years or over and in receipt of a qualifying social welfare payment for 1 year or more or 18 years and over for certain disadvantaged groups. Your eligibility will have to be verified by the Department.

You can register your interest by selecting the ‘Register your interest’ button or you can contact a case officer in your local Intreo Centre.

Applicants should supply suitable character references and be prepared to complete a Garda vetting application form.



Duties
Western Alzheimers is currently recruiting for community based Healthcare Assistants in  Athenry Co Galway. Must have Transport.

Duties include caring for people with Alzheimers Disease/dementia, providing supportive care in the clients’ home. Tasks may include assisting with personal care, social engagement, meal preparation etc. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to up-skill and gain further experience in a person-centred healthcare setting. QQI/FETAC Level 5 Healthcare Support Award training provided.

Full details from Western Alzheimers Office,  Colonial Building, Eglington St., Galway. Phone 091 565193