LauraLynn Ireland’s Children’s Hospice: Health Care Assistants

LauraLynn Ireland’s Children’s Hospice

LauraLynn's mission is to provide a Community of Care that delivers evidence-based, personalised services to children with palliative care needs, complex care needs and complex disabilities, while also providing family support services and a home to our residents where quality-of-life is paramount. 

Title: Health Care Assistants
Hours: Full & part time positions available
Contract Type: Permanent & Temporary
Job Closing Date: (5pm, Monday 27th June 2022)


If you are interested in deeply rewarding work within a challenging role where your skills will be developed, with personal and professional development opportunities, then this is the right job for You!

As a Health Care Assistant, you will assist in the delivery of a person-centred service to children/young people with life limiting conditions and their families, while providing a homely and caring environment as part of a team.


  • Free car parking
  • Subsidised restaurant
  • Pension scheme
  • VHI group scheme
  • EAP – free confidential staff support service including one to one counselling
  • Wellbeing programme
  • Excellent learning and development opportunities
  • Flexible working options

Essential Criteria - ideally the successful candidate will possess the following:

  • Recognised QQI Level 5 or equivalent
  • Minimum of 1 years’ experience working with children with additional needs

Please note that whilst this position is not publicly funded the salary is linked to the national pay scales.

How to Apply:

For a full job description and person specification contact our HR Department, E:
For informal enquiries please contact Annette Hanlon, Assistant Director of Nursing on 01 2893151 or E:
To apply please send your CV and cover letter to Human Resources or by post: HR department, LauraLynn Ireland’s Children’s Hospice, Leopardstown Road, Dublin 18.

Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
12th May, 2022
Dublin 18
Expiry Date
27th Jun, 2022