Healthcare Assistant Cobh

⭐ Calling all Healthcare Assistants ⭐

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Right at Home team in Cork. Right at Home provides quality professional home care to our clients to enable them to live independently in their own homes.


  • Full or Part time flexible hours available
  • Salary €11.50 per hour (increased rate for Sunday and Bank holidays)
  • Paid holiday
  • Full Induction training and on-going support provided
  • Uniform and PPE provided
  • Employee Wellbeing & Assistance Programme 
  • Supportive Work Environment
  • Progression opportunities

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications:

  • At least 12 months related experience providing quality care is (desirable)
  • Intending to work towards completion of a major award in Healthcare support or equivalent within the next 18 months (essential)
  • Up to date patient moving & handling certificate (desirable)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills (essential)
  • Reliable and trustworthy with a strong commitment to providing high levels of care (essential)
  • Full clean drivers licence with own transport (desirable)
  • Ability to work alone, use initiative and be mindful of health and safety and other organisational policies at all times (essential)

Job Summary:

  • Assisting with both personal and practical care tasks e.g. dressing, washing, light household work, meal preparation
  • Facilitating independence and social involvement i.e. trips, shopping, banking, community activities
  • Ensure dignity, privacy and independence is maintained and respected at all times
  • The Health Care Assistant will be flexible in approach and may be assigned additional duties from time to time.
  • Reporting any issues to our Care Manager or Supervisor team.

More about Right at Home:

  • Right at Home is an established Irish and international home care organisation with a first class reputation world-wide.
  • Right at Home provides professional care when you or a loved one needs it most.
  • Our ethos is to Improve the Quality of Life for Those we Serve
  • We don't just provide essential care needs - we do all we can to ensure our clients can enjoy living at home - and going out - in a safe environment, enjoying strong relationships with well-suited carers
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Right at Home Cork

Right at Home Cork
T12 DY80 Cork Directions (021) 234 7300

Why work with us?

As well as making a difference to the everyday lives of our clients and making them smile, we offer...

  • Competitive Pay Rates 💰

    We offer competitive sector pay rates, and other financial benefits.

  • Training 📚

    We provide ongoing training and opportunities to advance your skills and career development.

  • Career Progression 👩‍⚕️

    We promote from within where possible and help to support you to develop your career further if you wish.

  • Mental Health & Wellness 🏋️

    As a company we are committed to the wellbeing of our staff and have a Work Place Wellness program promoting both positive mental and physical health.

Workplace & Culture

Whether you’re a dedicated Health Care Assistant who prides themselves on the care provided to your clients or an office professional who wants to make a difference in people's lives. One thing is for sure that you are striving for the highest quality care for our clients, are a strong team player, dedicated to your role, compassionate and are accountable to yourself and the team.

Work with an award-winning company, alongside some of the best minds in the industry. As a company we are continuously improving and growing our service and people, guided by our company’s mission “To Improve the Quality of Life for Those We Serve”

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