The Alzheimer Society of Ireland: Home Care Coordinator – Wexford

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland works across the country in the heart of local communities providing dementia specific services and supports and  advocating for the rights and needs of all people living  with dementia and their carers.

Our vision is an Ireland where no one goes through dementia alone and where policies and services respond appropriately to the person with dementia and their carers, at the times they need support.

A national  non-profit organisation, The Alzheimer Society of Ireland is person centred,  rights-based and grassroots led with the voice of the person with dementia and their carer at its core.

The Society is currently recruiting a Home Care Coordinator for Wexford Home Care which is based in Room 110,  St  Bridgets  Centre,  Roches  Road,  Wexford and assigned  family  homes, who  will  report  to  the Operations Manager. 5 days per week / 32 hrs per week / €15,04 ph.

Reporting to the Operations Manager, the Home Care Coordinator is responsible for Coordinating the Home Care  Service  in  the  Wexford  area,  a long  with  assessing  the  needs  of  clients  and  carers, assigning staff to clients based on their needs and reviewing these assignments regularly.

To be successful in this role you will need experience of working with people with dementia, older people or people with intellectual disabilities.

A third level qualification is desirable but not essential.
You  will  need  good communication,  organisational  and  administration skills  and  be  able  to  work  on  your
own initiative as well as part of a team.

A full driving licence is essential.

Salary will be commensurate with the care sector, and dependent on relevant experience.

If  you  are  interested  in  applying  for  this  post,  please  submit  a  full  and  up-to-date  CV  and  covering  letter explaining  why  you  feel  you  could  undertake this  role  and  send  it  to  the Mary Bardin,  Operations  Manager South  Eastern  Region,  Eastern  Centre  of  Operations,  Unit  5a,  Building  125,  Omni  Park  Shopping  Centre,
Santry Dublin 9.

5 days per week / 32 hrs per week / €15,04 ph.

Closing date for applications is: Friday, 31 March 2017.

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.



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