Healthcare Assistant

  • Negotiable
  • Healthcare
  • Mayo

We are looking for a Healthcare Assistant to assist in delivering a high standard of care to patients while maintaining their dignity at all times, carry out their assigned tasks and responsibilities in an enthusiastic and efficient manner, take direction from senior staff while working individually and as part of a team and possess a caring, kind and energetic attitude towards both colleagues and patients

A suitable Healthcare Assistant will have:

  • Fetac/QQI Level 5 or equivalent in healthcare
  • Proof of Hepatitis B vaccination
  • IRP card (if a non-EU citizen)
  • Passport
  • 2 relevant references

The following are an advantage to have but can be easily obtained through Excel:

  • Infection Prevention Control/Hand Hygiene certificate
  • Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults (SOVA)/Elder Abuse training certificate
  • Patient Manual Handling (PMH) certificate
  • Manual of Actual and Potential Aggression (MAPA) certificate
  • Child Protection/Children First certificate
  • Fire Safety certificate

This job offers the right Healthcare Assistant:

  • Invaluable experience in their field
  • Opportunity for additional trainings
  • Competitive pay rates that are regularly reviewed
  • Holiday pay and higher rates for weekends and bank holidays
  • Flexible working hours to fit around your life

If you think this job is a good fit for you or you are looking for work in healthcare at the moment, please contact Niamh.

Alternatively, visit the Excel Recruitment website for similar live jobs.

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