We use cookies to give you the best online experience. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies in accordance with our cookie policy. Read more

get any Job Done today

Start your job search now...


Health Care Assistant




Glenashling Nursing Home

Date added




Job Description:

Glenashling Nursing Home – are recruiting permanent full-time Healthcare Assistants with Public/Private Nursing Home/Residential experience.

Candidates need to have a minimum of a QQI Level 5 or be currently undertaking their Fetac Level 5 in a Healthcare or Social Care discipline.

Candidates must have a proven track record with knowledge and experience as a HCA. All candidates must have a good understanding of the current HIQA standards.

This is an excellent opportunity for candidates who want to participate in building a dedicated team for the provision of excellence in residential care.

By joining Glenashling Nursing Home we will provide you with the opportunity to work with the elderly, convalescence and transitional/respite residents. We will provide all employees with a variety of training opportunities and we will support all employees in developing skills which will allow them to expand their role.


To be accountable for high standards of care.
To take full responsibility for the care assigned.
To keep accurate and quality records as required under the HIQA standards.
To carry out all aspects of care according to the person’s needs, as per his/her agreed care plan.
To ensure that the Glenashling Nursing Home is secure and safe at all times and that fire and emergency policies and procedures are strictly adhered to.
To inform your line manager of any deficiencies, anomalies or concerns.
To be familiar with all statutory instruments of legislation concerning nursing homes and to be familiar with all nursing policies and procedures within the Glenashling Nursing Home.
To treat all information and Glenashling data in a secure and confidential manner.
To carry out such other duties appropriate to the post as directed by management.JOB REQUIREMENTS
Have completed a Patient Manual Handling course within the last 18 months.
Have all relevant international police clearances.
Must have eligibility to work in Ireland.
Previous experience in elderly care is desirable.
All job offers are subject to Garda vetting, self-declaration, successful references and pre-employment medical.
Evidence of continuous professional development.
Good organisation and communication skills with fluent written and spoken English.

Closing On: 09 Mar 2021


Permanent / Full-time

Apply for Health Care Assistant

{module applyforjob}