Healthcare Assistant – Mental Health

Healthcare Assistant – Mental Health

We at Excel Healthcare are seeking a Healthcare Assistant for our client’s psychiatric care facility in North Dublin. This is a great opportunity for someone with an interest in mental health services.

This client provides care to adults with acute mental health services, long-term care for those with psychiatric needs and two-day hospitals. They have recently expanded their services which are set in a bright and modern building making it welcoming and less clinical so that service users feel more at ease. The work ethic is team-based to enable and support service users in their therapeutic journey. If you are a Healthcare Assistant who shows compassion and respect to others, this role is for you.

Responsibilities for this Healthcare Assistant:

  • Provide personal, emotional and practical support to service users
  • Promote service users use of effective communication and interaction with others
  • Encourage independence and advocate on behalf of service users as required
  • Working closely with other members of the staff team
  • Work in accordance with all Hospital Policies and Procedures

Requirements:

  • Valid QQI Level 5 qualification in Healthcare Support
  • Caring and empathetic in nature
  • Experience in a healthcare setting is an advantage

Benefits:

  • Premium for Night Duty, Sundays and Bank Holidays
  • Opportunities for advancement and career development
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Staff support and counselling services
  • Maternity Benefit Scheme
  • Discounted health insurance
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Subsidised restaurant
  • Free on-site parking

Please submit your CV below to Caoimhe, to hear more about this position. All applications are confidential.

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Healthcare Assistant

Healthcare Assistant

Excel Healthcare is currently hiring a full-time Healthcare Assistant of any level, on behalf of our client, a residential care facility in Dublin 20.

Our client provides long-term care and convalescence to adults in a recently refurbished home, set in a beautiful period building. An ideal opportunity for someone looking for a change, or even someone starting out in their healthcare career. Our client promises a caring and supportive work environment and encouragement to progress in your career.

Benefits of this Healthcare Assistant job

  • Career progression opportunities
  • Pension scheme
  • Free on-site parking
  • Continued Professional Development encouraged

Responsibilities of this Healthcare Assistant job

  • Providing care to residents based on their individual needs
  • Encourage residents’ independence
  • Inform the nurse on duty of any change in a resident’s condition
  • Follow infection control protocols
  • Advocate for resident’s wellbeing

Requirements for a successful Healthcare Assistant

  • QQI/FETAC level 5 modules in Healthcare
  • Relevant mandatory training is beneficial
  • Some experience in a similar role is an advantage

If you are interested in this role or you would like to chat about other opportunities, please apply with your CV below or contact Caoimhe on 087-7013426. Your application will be strictly confidential.

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Healthcare Assistant

Healthcare Assistant

Our client, a new residential care facility, is currently seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated Healthcare Assistant to join their team in Dublin 22.

This is an ideal opportunity for someone looking to build on their experience of working with vulnerable adults in a residential setting. Our client provides long-term care to adults with varying conditions, in a state-of the-art facility. This client also has a transitional care unit for patients recently discharged from an acute hospital making it a more dynamic place to work than most care homes.

Benefits of this Healthcare Assistant job

  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Free on-site meals
  • Pension scheme
  • Free on-site parking
  • Continued Professional Development encouraged

Responsibilities of this Healthcare Assistant job

  • Assist residents with all activities of daily living
  • Liaising with the nurse on duty about residents’ care and condition
  • Promote residents’ independence and provide support
  • Adhere to infection control protocols

Requirements for a successful Healthcare Assistant

  • Relevant QQI/FETAC level 5 Healthcare modules
  • Hard-working attitude
  • Caring and compassionate character

If you might be interested or you would like to chat about other opportunities, please apply with your CV below or contact Caoimhe on 087-7013426. Your application will be strictly confidential.

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Healthcare Assistant Agency

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 087-7013426 or via email at

Your application will be strictly confidential.

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