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Health Care Assistant - Kildare

Health Care Assistant - Kildare

Being a carer means making a huge difference to the quality of someone's day and life. Join us - together we can improve the lives of those we serve, in your local community.

Right at Home, one of Ireland's leading home care agencies, are currently recruiting for both full-time and part-time home-care positions and invite care assistants or those with a passion for care who can work in the Kildare area to get in touch today. 

Our mission is to improve the quality of life, of those we serve. 

Healthcare Assistant Benefits: 

  • Salary of between €12.50- €13.50 per hour depending on experience
  • Fixed hour contracts or flexible contracts available.
  • Full Induction training and support – equipping you to provide care
  • Extra weekend shift premiums available
  • Double pay on bank holidays
  • Extensive training provided - we're passionate about investing in our people.
  • "KeepWell" accredited company - Right at Home's program and commitment to staff health, wellbeing and safety
  • Next-day shadowing calls - we can have you working quickly after a hiring decision has been made
  • Employee Assistance Counselling program
  • Progression opportunities - we love to promote from within!
  • QQI training in Care Skills and Care of the Elderly provided for successful candidates

What Does being a Healthcare Assistant Involve? 

  • Assisting with both personal and practical care tasks e.g. dressing, washing, light household work, meal preparation
  • Facilitating independence and social involvement i.e. trips, shopping, banking, community activities
  • Ensure dignity, privacy and independence is maintained and respected at all times
  • The Health Care Assistant will be flexible in approach and may be assigned additional duties from time to time

    Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

    • Must hold at least 2 QQI level 5 Healthcare modules – of which must include Care Skills and Care of the elderly
    • We have both full and part time positions open and are actively recruiting now. If this is something you're interested in, please click apply, we would love to hear from you!



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    Kildare office

    R51 XT27 Kildare Directions kildare@rightathome.ie 014954030 View page

    Perks & Benefits

    Employee Assistance counselling program

    • Competitive Pay Rates 💰

      We offer competitive sector pay rates, and other financial benefits.

    • Career Progression 👩‍⚕️

      We promote from within where possible and help to support you to develop your career further if you wish.

    • Mental Health & Wellness 🧠

      As a company we are committed to the wellbeing of our staff and have a Work Place Wellness program promoting both positive mental and physical health.

    • Education 📚

      We provide ongoing training and opportunities to advance your skills and career development.

    Workplace & Culture


    Whether you’re a dedicated Health Care Assistant who prides themselves on the care provided to your clients or an office professional who wants to make a difference in people's lives. One thing is for sure that you are striving for the highest quality care for our clients, are a strong team player, dedicated to your role, compassionate and are accountable to yourself and the team.

    Work with an award-winning company, alongside some of the best minds in the industry. As a company we are continuously improving and growing our service and people, guided by our company’s mission “To Improve the Quality of Life for Those We Serve”.

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