Irish Wheelchair Association Leader Service: Personal Care Assistant

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Personal Care Assistant

Role: Personal Care Assistant(s) required for work in the Dublin 4 area

Start Date: Immediate, Subject to Admin Process & Garda Clearance

Working Hours:

  • 15 hr and 30 hr Contracts available,
  • Includes Overnight work
  • Work hours rostered over 1/2 day periods Tuesday - Sunday
  • Flexibility and Occasional relief/cover also required.

Contract Type:

  • Fixed Term
  • €10 per hour until required training is complete (normally within 3 months).
  • €12.16 per hour following completion of training or from start date with FETAC Level 5 in relevant care skills.
  • On-going training will be provided.


Role is offered under the Irish Wheelchair Association’s Leader Assisted Living Service, working directly with Client/Leader.


Fluent English.
Full, Clean Driver’s License.
At least 2 years experience providing direct personal care in a professional/personal environment or
FETAC Level 5 Qualification in relevant Field.

Duties Include:

  • Personal Care – Dressing, Washing, Toileting etc.
  • Daily Tasks – Cleaning, Laundry, Cooking etc.
  • Driving Leader to and from Work, Appointments, Outings
  • Assistance with Work Tasks (Event Management & Office Admin)
  • Assistance with Exercising and Sporting Activity
  • Assistance with basic maintenance of wheelchair/equipment
  • Assistance with administering of medication
    Assistance with activities relevant to pursuit of interests:
    Interests include Sports, Cooking, Film, Digital Media & Socialising

Expressions of interest along with CV to be sent to


Dublin 4

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