Title: Health care assistant
Reporting to: Nurse on duty and Clinical Nurse Managers
Hours of Work: Hours of attendance will be determined by the needs of the residents and the Organisation. Health care assistants may be required to work weekends & night shifts.
Purpose of the Role:
The overall responsibility of the Health Care Assistant in Orwell Healthcare is to enhance the quality of life of the residents in their care. To achieve this care assistants must work effectively with all members of staff, residents and family members of the residents. Orwell Healthcare uses a person centred approach and each cares will be assigned as a key worker for a resident.
To operate in accordance with HIQA standards and the Health Act 2007 and other relevant legislation.
Be familiar with the policies and procedures of Orwell Healthcare relevant to the role as a Health care assistant.
To maintain a level of professional integrity in accordance with Orwell Healthcare policies and procedures, employment contract, philosophy of care and mission statement.
Demonstrate a willingness of professional development in view of continuous performance appraisals.
Skills and Competencies:
15 000.00 EUR - 25 000.00 EUR per year
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