Healthcare Assistant

  • Job Reference: DMVACHA1
  • Date Posted: 20 May 2024
  • Recruiter: EXEC Search
  • Location: Dublin, County Dublin
  • Salary: €14.00 to €15.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Mulltilingual Team
  • Telephone: 01 5394600

Job Description

Responsibilities

  • Assist healthcare professionals in providing direct patient care, including bathing, dressing, and feeding
  • Monitor and record patient vital signs, such as temperature, blood pressure, and heart rate
  • Maintain a clean and organized patient care environment
  • Assist in the delivery of medical treatments and procedures as directed by healthcare professionals
  • Provide emotional support to patients and their families during challenging times
  • Collaborate with the healthcare team to develop and implement care plans for patients
  • Follow infection control protocols to ensure the safety of patients and staff

Requirements

  • Proven experience in a healthcare role, preferably as a healthcare assistant
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and demanding environment
  • Strong attention to detail and problem-solving skills
  • Empathy and compassion for patients of all ages and backgrounds
  • Flexibility to work various shifts, including evenings, weekends, and holidays