Personal Care Assistant - EIJB0253 | Enable Ireland

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Enable Ireland is a leading national voluntary organisation which provides essential services for 8,500 children and adults with disabilities and their families. We require dedicated employees, with a flexible and adaptable approach, to help support our work with children and adults with disabilities in Ireland.  

 

Personal Care Assistant - EIJB0253

Location: Wicklow
Contract Type: Relief

JOB OPPORTUNITY

The Role:  We have an exciting opportunity for a Personal Care Assistant, based at our Enable Ireland Wicklow Service, Silverpine Respite House, Bray, Co. Wicklow.

Overview of Duties & Responsibilities:  The successful candidate will work as part of a dedicated and innovative team in a community based house providing respite and holiday breaks for children with physical disabilities, within a quality framework.

The successful candidate will have: 
Qualifications & Experience - Essential Criteria: 

• FETAC Level 5 Certificate in in Social Care or relevant health related area
• Minimum of 3 years experience in providing personal care to children

Qualifications & Experience - Desirable Criteria:
• Experience working with children with a physical disability
• Driving licence and experience in driving people with disabilities

We would love to hear from you if you have a passion for working with our organisation and have the relevant experience/skills required for the role.
Please download a copy of the application form, job description and person specification and forward completed application form by email to cgolden@enableireland.ie or by post to
Christina Golden, Centre Administrator, Enable Ireland Wicklow Services, Marino Centre, Church Road, Bray, Co. Wicklow.

(Applications must be made on the Enable Ireland Application Form only. CV’s will not be accepted)

Enable Ireland is an equal opportunities employer.
• The post will be subject to reference checks and may be subject to Garda vetting/police clearance, as relevant
• Due to the large volume of applications, we are not in the position to provide individual feedback to applicants who are not shortlisted for interview.
• Applications are invited from suitably qualified applicants from all sections of the community.
• The above information serves only as a guide to the advertised position.  Enable Ireland, at its discretion, reserves the right to change this prior to appointment.

Related Resources

2019.03.28 Personal Care Assistant Job Description - EIJB0253

2019.03.28 Personal Care Assistant Person Specification - EIJB0253

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