• Temporary
  • Galway

Job Title: Social Care Assistant (€14/hr – €26/hr)

Location: Tuam, Co Galway 

Company: Access Healthcare

Position Overview:

We are seeking a compassionate and dedicated Social Care Assistant to join our team in Galway. As a Social Care Assistant, you will work closely with individuals with intellectual disabilities in residential facilities, providing person-centred care and support to enhance their quality of life.

Key Responsibilities:

· Provide direct care and support to individuals with intellectual disabilities in residential settings.

· Assist residents with daily living activities, including personal care, meal preparation, and household tasks.

· Support individuals in developing and maintaining independence and social skills.

· Facilitate recreational and therapeutic activities to promote engagement and well-being.

· Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams, including healthcare professionals, social workers, and family members, to ensure comprehensive care planning and implementation.


· Minimum of 3 modules of the QQI Level 5 in Social Care or Healthcare

· Previous experience working with individuals with intellectual disabilities is highly desirable.

· Flexibility to work shifts, including evenings, weekends, and holidays.

· Full driving license and access to own transportation is preferred.


· Competitive rates of pay

· Opportunities for career advancement and professional development.

· Flexible working hours to accommodate work-life balance.

· 1 to 1 Consultancy

How to Apply:

Contact Rian on (01) 6994191 for more information on this role. Or apply by clicking ‘Apply’ or by emailing your CV to rian.mcdermott@accesshealthcare.ie


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