Healthcare Assistant

Category: Healthcare / Medical / Nursing
Job Type: Temporary

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If you are looking for full-time hours, or simply additional hours to supplement your current income, we may be able to offer something to suit your schedule. We have work available in a variety of healthcare settings throughout Dublin, enabling you to gain valuable experience.

With Excel Recruitment, you will:

  • Receive weekly payment
  • Choose your available days/nights for work
  • Gain invaluable experience working in our clients throughout Dublin
  • Be part of an experienced healthcare team

Requirements for Healthcare Assistants:

  • FETAC Level 5 in Healthcare Support or Pre-Nursing (8 modules total) OR equivalent qualification
  • Garda Vetting must be completed through Excel Recruitment
  • Must be able to provide at least 2 written references
  • Hepatitis B vaccination proof
  • Valid certificates for Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults, Patient Moving, Infection Control, Fire
  • Training and CPI / MAPA (completed within last 18 months)
  • Strong knowledge of HIQA Standards


The responsibilities of this Healthcare Assistant job are:

  • Providing companionship, assisting patients with personal care – infection prevention and control, food prep, maintaining personal hygiene, and ensuring the comfort and safety of all patients’.
  • Liaising with the Care Manager and carrying out any assigned tasks
  • Keeping track and recording the condition of patients’ by noting temperature, pulse etc.
  • Promoting the dignity and comfort of patients at all times
  • If you are interested in this Healthcare Assistant Job, or any other jobs on the Excel Recruitment website, please contact Joseph via the link below.

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