Nurse in Charge
QQI Level 5 Qualification (Care Skills & Care of the Elderly modules completed)
Responsible To: Director of Nursing
Who are we?
Mowlam Healthcare provides resident-centered nursing home care with compassion, dignity and respect. Our clear focus is “To Enhance the Quality of Life for Our Older Residents” and to do this we must have the best and most passionate people who are committed to making a difference.
We continually strive to create a friendly and supportive workplace, encouraging each home to have its own individual personality reflecting the residents and care team within it.
We are now looking for caring, empathetic and reliable Healthcare Assistants in our Swords Nursing Home.
Candidates MUST have a relevant QQI Level 5 Qualification (Care Skills & Care of the Elderly modules completed) and relevant experience in elderly care.
The ideal candidate should also be motivated to progress their career and grow with us here at Mowlam Healthcare!
Purpose of the Role
The Care Assistant works as a member of a team delivering care to the residents via the Named Nurse concept. As such a team member, the Care Assistant contributes to the fulfilment of Mowlam Healthcare’s philosophy of care.
What does this role entail?
What are the qualifications/skills needed?
All posts are subject to satisfactory references, medical and Garda vetting.
What do we offer?
This job description is intended to give the post holder an appreciation of the role and the range of duties, it does not attempt to detail every activity. Given the nature of the work, it must be stressed that maximum flexibility is required to work in the nursing home.
Specific tasks and objectives will be agreed with the post holder periodically by the Home Manager.
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