Clonliffe Road, Dublin
Archdiocese of Dublin
The Catholic Archdiocese of Dublin is the largest diocese in Ireland and shares the mission of the Church to make the gospel of Jesus Christ a reality in the lives of people today. A vacancy for a Health Care Co-ordinator has arisen to provide assistance to the Priest with pastoral responsibility for sick and retired priests of the diocese.
The role is being offered on a permanent and full time basis (35 Hours) per week.
Current responsibilities for Health Care Co-ordinator
Reporting to the Priest with pastoral responsibility for sick and retired priests of the diocese the Health Care Co-ordinator will:
Visit priests and in conjunction with their line manager develop care plans
Liaise with the HSE regarding support services such as home care, occupational therapy and public health nursing services as well applications for full time care
Advice priests on their medical entitlements and services available
Provide, organise and deliver health care seminars for the priests of the diocese
Liaise with other Diocesan Offices in support of sick and senior priests where necessary
Accompany priests to hospital and clinic appointments as is necessary
The successful candidate will be a qualified, registered health care professional with a minimum of five years experience
Possess a particular capacity for working with the elderly and have post-graduate qualifications and experience in this area
The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Be empathetic to the ethos and philosophy of the Diocese
Driving licence and use of a car are essential
Be able to work flexible hours
Have the ability to take initiative and work as part of a team
Closing Date: 5.00pm on Tuesday 25th February 2020.
Permanent / Full-time