Vacancy at CareLink

CareLink, the Home Support Service of RehabCare, is a flexible, needs-driven Home Support Service provided to clients and their families/carers.

Home Support Workers provide a community-based Home Support Service to older persons and to adults and children with disabilities and their families in the home.

Applications are invited for the following position:

Home Support Workers – minimum 15 hours per week – Permanent contract
Location: Dublin South – North Wicklow

Carelink is recruiting part time Home Support Workers to cover client needs in the South Dublin / North Wicklow region. Duties comprise of home help, personal care and respite work.

CareLink provides services between the hours of 7am and 11pm, Monday to Sunday. Home Support Workers will be assigned on a rota basis for a minimum of 15 hours per week.

Flexibility is a requirement of the position. For this campaign we require people for various shifts Monday through to Sunday, with a particular need for Monday through to Friday. Our main need is for people who can work early mornings (from 7am) and late evenings (until 11pm).
The following are essential:
• Minimum six months experience of working with older people and/or adults and children with disabilities.
• A current, clean, full driving licence and own car / use of same – this is a strict requirement of the position. We require proof of your original driving licence at the interview. A provisional licence will not be accepted.

Desirable:
• A relevant QQI (formerly FETAC) Healthcare qualification or equivalent.

We would like also to hear from applicants who have a strong interest in working in this area and have personal experience supporting people in this field.

An attractive Compensation and Benefits package applies.

Please note we are holding Recruitment Fairs at our Head Office in Sandymount on:
• Tuesday, 3rd February and Tuesday 10th February 2015 from 2pm to 4pm on both days.

Please come along and meet a member of the CareLink Team. Please bring a copy of your CV and driving licence, along with any FETAC modules you have completed for an immediate interview.

Alternatively to apply please visit our website www.rehab.ie/careers.

The Rehab Group is an equal opportunities employer.

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