Swords, County Dublin, Ireland
Date added: 15-03-2018
Suitably qualified personal carer with relevant experience is required. To provide on rostered basis, round the clock care, to child (9 years old) with severe form of physical and intellectual disability and confined to wheelchair.
Duties will include:
- Daily individual care and personal plans, monitoring of medical and physical needs on 24/7 basis
-Care support and infection prevention, manual patient handling and administering occupational aid to relieve a discomfort.
-Assisting with daily living activities, dressing, personal hygiene, meal preparation and performing number of housekeeping duties
-Maintaining proper medical records.
-Experience and knowledge of paraplegic equipment, how it works and the therapeutic benefits including patient moving and use of hoists.
A detailed job specification including details of working hours and remuneration will be provided to selected applicants.
Benefit package include:
-Full training provided (including Patient positioning and Pediatric First Aid),
-Full entitlement of annual leave and public holidays
-combination of part time / weekend shift /night shift / on call
-Weekend, Bank Holidays, night and overtime rates apply