61 - 70 of 142 Jobs 

Day Service Care Assistant


Day Service Care Assistant, 35 hours per week over 5 weekdays, Permanent Contract L’Arche Cork is recruiting for the position of Day Service Care Assistant, to enhance the work of the team in meeting the needs of adults with intellectual disability (ID). A vital component of the role is to offer individualised care and support, ensuring activities are available to people in accordance with their expressed preferences, individual capabilities, and also their specific needs, aligning with New Directions standards for person-centred practice. The position calls for administration of medication and personal care and is, thus, needs-led, requiring enthusiasm and initiative, together with the ability to foster positive relationships. Expectations of the role of the Day Service Care Assistant: · To be responsive to both service needs and individual needs, (including personal care needs), and to work as directed within the day service team · To build trusting, Person-Centred, relationships with the people you support · To encourage and support adults with ID to participate in activities of interest both within and outside of the L’Arche community, promoting independence and positive risk-taking · To communicate regularly with the day service team to ensure effective sharing of information, safeguarding, planning and risk assessment Requirements for the role: · A minimum QQI Level 5 qualification in social care or equivalent qualification · Minimum 2-years’ relevant experience in a care or disability environment · To work on own initiative and as part of a team, to be solution-focused and needs-led, with the ability to contingency-plan · Ability to manage behaviours that may challenge · Commitment to best practice, legislation, and to L’Arche policy, especially regarding safeguarding, upholding confidentiality, and accountability · A working knowledge of New Directions Standards for Adults with Disabilities and the National Framework for Person Centred Planning in Services for Persons with a Disability · Full clean driving licence · The post is subject to Garda vetting Please refer to Job Description for further details. Queries should be directed to the Day Service Co-Ordinator, Meadhbh Furlong, on 021-431-8880. If you believe you have the necessary enthusiasm, competencies, and experience for this role, please submit your cover letter and C.V. describing why you are suitable for the role. The closing date for applications is Monday July 29th at 5pm with interviews being held on Friday 2nd August.

4 days agoPermanent

Theatre Porter

South Infirmary Victoria University HospitalCork€33,934 - €43,039 per year

Qualifications & Experience A candidate must have, on the latest date for receipt of applications for the post: (i) Possess a 2nd level education to Junior Certificate level at a minimum OR Have completed a relevant examination at a comparable standard in any equivalent in another jurisdiction. (ii) Have a minimum of 2 years’ experience working as a Theatre Porter within the Irish Health Service. (iii) Have previous experience of dealing with members of the public. (iv) Have good organisational and interpersonal skills. (v) Have the ability to work on own initiative as well as in a team environment. Note: If being processed for appointment, original documentation will be sought for: (i) All qualification requirements for the post. (ii) Any additional qualification(s) that you may be awarded marks for at interview. In the event that a number of years experience is required for a post, you will be requested to: (i) Provide documentary evidence that you possess same. Character A candidate for and any person holding the office must be of good character. Health A candidate for and any person holding the post must be fully competent and capable of undertaking the duties attached to the post and be in a state of health such as would indicate a reasonable prospect of ability to render regular and efficient service. For the purpose of satisfying the requirements as to health, the successful candidate, before being appointed, shall undergo a pre placement health assessment. This assessment will be provided by the Hospital. Main Duties & Responsibilities Note: The rate and pace of change in the health service is such that the post holder will be required to update their knowledge and skills to fit the changing requirements of the service. Therefore this job description is an outline of the current broad areas of responsibility and accountability and should not be regarded as a comprehensive listing. It will be reviewed and updated in line with future needs as required. The post holder will be required to be flexible in this position and must be prepared to undertake any other duties as may be assigned by the Head of Department/Line Manager dependent on service needs. Such duties can be outside the area of one’s normal work and may be for other associated Departments as the Hospital may require Particulars of the Post 1. Remuneration Salary Scale: €33,934 to €43,039 pro-rata per annum. Salary payment frequency will be fortnightly. Incremental credit may be granted in respect of recognised experience. Recognisable experience refers to “previous service in a similar grade in the Civil Service, Local Authority Service, Health Service and other public service bodies or agencies, in Ireland or abroad”. New employees wishing to claim incremental credit for previous employment/s must submit a Salary Confirmation form within the first year of their employment to the Wages & Salaries Department, SI-VUH, otherwise the Hospital will not be liable for retrospective payments. New employees experiencing difficulty with a previous employer in obtaining any documentation in this regard should notify the Wages & Salaries Department as soon as possible within the first year of employment. 2. The post is temporary, full-time and pensionable. 3. Annual Leave Annual leave and public holidays are granted in accordance with the provisions of the Organisation of Working Time Act, 1997 and in conjunction with Hospital policy and in compliance with national circulars governing leave. Public holidays are dealt with in accordance with the provisions of the Organisation of Working Time Act, 1997 as reflected in the Annual Leave and Public Holiday policy. The annual leave entitlement is 23 days per annum. 4. Working Hours Full-time hours are 39hours per week. Flexibility in consideration of service needs is required.You will be required to work the agreed roster/ on call arrangements advised to you by the Board. Your contracted hours of work are liable to change over 24 hours, seven days to meet the requirements for extended day services as may be introduced by the hospital. 5. Superannuation There are various Superannuation Schemes in operation. You will be a member of the scheme relevant to you based on your entry date to the public service and previous service if any. You will be issued with the relevant superannuation information directly from the Superannuation Section, Wages & Salaries Department in due course. 6. Probation The appointment shall be made subject to the conditions that: the person appointed shall hold the appointment for a probationary period of 9 months which the South Infirmary– Victoria University Hospital may, in exceptional circumstances, extend by a maximum of 6 weeks. The specific reasons for the extension shall be made known in writing to the person appointed. Performance and conduct of the person appointed will be monitored on an ongoing basis within the probationary period, with written reviews every 3 months, to determine suitability for continued employment. Termination of the appointment within or at the end of the probationary period will be at the sole discretion of the South Infirmary-Victoria University Hospital. At the end of a satisfactory probationary period, the South Infirmary-Victoria University Hospital shall certify that the service has been satisfactory and confirm the appointment on a permanent basis. 7. Notice When resigning, the post holder is required to give one month’s notice in writing prior to resigning the post, or in default, to forfeit one month’s amount of salary, to be deducted as liquidated damages from any remuneration due at the time of such resignation. 8. Healthcare Insurance VHI / LAYA Healthcare Insurance details are available on the Intranet Human Resources page / HR General. Salary deduction for healthcare insurance can be facilitated for long term temporary (12 months or longer) or permanent employees only. 9. Confidentiality In the course of his/her employment, the person appointed may have access to, or hear information concerning the medical or personal affairs of patients and/or staff, or other health service business. Such records and information are strictly confidential and unless acting on the instructions of an authorised officer, on no account must information concerning staff, patients or other health service business be divulged or discussed except in the performance of normal duty. In addition, records must never be left in such a manner that unauthorised persons can obtain access to them and must be kept in safe custody / destroyed in accordance with policy, when no longer required. 10. Safety, Health and Welfare at Work The South Infirmary-Victoria University Hospital is committed to ensuring the safety, health and welfare of all employees. In line with the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act, 2005, a Safety Statement is provided by the Hospital and all staff must comply with Hospital safety regulations. The post holder has personal responsibility for Health and Safety in the workplace. 11. Hospital Policies & Procedures (PPPGs) Details of the Hospital’s policies and procedures, including the Grievance and Disciplinary Procedure will be issued to the post holder upon commencement of employment. All hospital policies and procedures are available on the intranet (hard copy can be accessed via the hospital library) and employees are obliged to read and familiarise themselves and adhere to same at all times. All new employees must complete satisfactory probation/performance monitoring period maximum 9 months prior to being eligible for any benefits under the hospital’s sick pay scheme. 12. Personal and Hospital Property Management does not accept responsibility for property lost, stolen or damaged on hospital premises, whether by fire, theft or otherwise. The right to search your person and/or property (including your motor vehicle) while on or departing from the premises is reserved by Management. Where you are found to be in unauthorised possession of articles which are the property of the hospital, the property of an employee, a patient, a visitor, a contractor or a client of the hospital, you may be liable to sanction up to and including dismissal and may also be prosecuted. A witness, i.e. union representative/colleague (whoever is available) may be present during any such search. Please note CCTV is in operation throughout the hospital. 13. Garda Vetting Garda Vetting is sought for all South Infirmary-Victoria University Hospital employees, who may have significant interaction with children and/or vulnerable adults in the course of their duties, either while in the Hospital or in the community. This is done for the protection of these vulnerable groups. Garda Vetting will be sought for the successful candidate(s). Candidates must comply fully with this process. Failure to comply with this process or to provide false or misleading information will result in exclusion from the recruitment process. This document sets out the prescribed Particulars and Qualifications of the post, the Job Description and other relevant information. It is subject to review and amendment as required.

4 days agoFull-timePermanent

Assistant Director Of Nursing

South Infirmary Victoria University HospitalCork

This Assistant Director of Nursing (HR) should have a key focus on HR responsibilities and functions and forms part of the Senior Nurse Management Team that manage and provides leadership to Nursing staff, Healthcare Assistants and Nursing students on a 24 hour basis. The main function of this role is undertaking the responsibility of the Nursing Dept. Human Resource service area and with operational responsibilities. The ADON participates in activities to meet the objectives of the Nursing Department. The ADON also supports the DON in ensuring the provision of effective delivery of quality care and services and the development of staff, the nursing department and the organisation. The appointee will be responsible and accountable for all aspects of the operational running of the hospital and management of nursing and HCA. They are also responsible and accountable for the planning and development of patient services in collaboration with other personnel, review of systems and making recommendations for service improvements in which they will be actively involved. They act as a resource for the nursing dept and work in collaboration with the various specialist and professional teams within the hospital. They may deputise for the DON as required. For more information please see attached Job Description.

4 days agoPermanent

Delivery Driver

Euro Car Parts IrelandPouladuff Road, Cork

Job Overview As a Delivery Driver for LKQ Euro Car Parts you will be responsible for maintaining our high standards, working as a member of a highly effective and efficient team and maximising customer focused excellence at every opportunity.Working as part of the branch team and reporting to the Driver Controller, this role will be focused on ensuring our delivery of our customer promise – every single time. Our team of delivery drivers are a fundamental part in helping us develop and drive high branch performance and operational standards which link to the organisation’s strategy and plan. Why work for LKQ We are a people first organisation – for our colleagues, the customer is at the heart of everything we do, and in turn we put our colleagues at the forefront of our business. As with many of our roles, we are happy to talk about flexible working options, we are committed to supporting a healthy work-life balance. We’re looking for people who love what they do, are passionate about delivering only the very best and make it their business to excel, whatever their role. We strive to support all our employees through their individual career paths and thrive within our business. Key Responsibilities LKQ Euro Car Parts sits at the heart of the automotive aftermarket, supplying an unrivalled range of vehicle parts to over 18,000 customers through a world-class logistics operation in the UK and Ireland. But we’re so much more than just a parts supplier – we lead the market through innovative digital and service offerings, supporting our customers every step of the way as they prepare for the future. If you want to start your career with LKQ Euro Car Parts apply now.

5 days agoFull-time

Retail Sales Assistant

AvidityCork€15.44 per hour

Pay:  €15.44 per hour + Uncapped commission bonus Working Days: Saturday 10am-6pm and Sunday 11am-6pm Start Date:  July 2024 Are you a fabrewlous Retail Assistant? Or does exceptional customer service Mocha you smile? Either way you may be the perfect blend! We are looking for exceptional coffee loving Retail Sales Assistants to lead in-store demonstrations and deliver amazing brand experiences on behalf of Nespresso! At Wave we represent brands across multiple retail, event and experiential environments. We create exciting and inspiring brand experiences for customers which increase engagement, help the customer and drive sales. Your working day will be exciting and interactive as you proactively approach customers and educate them on the Nespresso brand and demonstrate the fantastic products at your fingertips, leading to them leaving the store having had the best possible experience and having become fully immersed into the world of Nespresso. You will Espresso your passion and panache for creating brilliant brand experiences to help drive sales of Nespresso products and deliver incredible customer service, as a premium brand demands a premium experience! Benefits espresso-ly for you! ·Complimentary coffee machine & capsules after completion of 50 shifts and continued service ·Full professional uniform & loan of iPad ·Extensive training, bringing you completely up to speed with the brand and all product knowledge, ·Annual conference with your fellow Advisors, team building and training ·Coaching, management and support Key Skills ·Previous experience in Retail or Experiential roles ·Excellent at building rapport & relationships ·Professional in both appearance and manner ·Strong sales background ·Enthusiastic & engaging ·Able to deliver concise & accurate feedback through different reporting tools ·Has a passion for coffee or luxury living If you think you are the perfect blend for this role apply now! Better latte than never!

5 days agoFull-time

Sales Colleague

CurrysCork€13 per hour

8-15 hours per week, with flexibility to work additional hours €13.00 per hour Our passion at Currys is helping everyone enjoy the latest tech. We’re proud of the service levels we provide for our customers – online, in-store or in their homes. And it’s all down to our people, 30,000+ capable and committed colleagues, learning together, growing together, making us amazing and celebrating the wins. Our Retail Sales Colleagues have the skills and ideas to sell, serve and support our customers and make amazing happen. Connecting them with the right tech both in store and virtually, via ShopLive. You don’t need an in-depth knowledge of tech to join the team, as there will be plenty of coaching to get you up to speed. From supplier training and demos ahead of launches to testing the latest products, we’ll give you the confidence to ensure your recommendations are top notch. As part of this role, you’ll be responsible for: Beyond that, we’ll be with you every step of the way, enabling you to get the most out of your role, grow your skills your way, and see your career develop in the way you want. Plus, we’ll help you develop skills for life, so you can take charge of your future and ours. Be part of our talented retail team and unbox your passion at the UK’s best-known retailer in tech.

5 days agoPart-timePermanent

Urgent Care Admin



5 days agoPart-timePermanent

Asset Data Coordinator

Uisce ÉireannNationwide€39,026 - €58,538 per year

The Role: The Asset Management and Sustainability area is responsible for the development of asset policies, strategies and plans to determine the significant investment required into Ireland’s infrastructure. The area drives investment and the Sustainability and Innovation agenda for the organisation and leads on Environmental Regulation and Compliance activities, ensuring the quality of water and wastewater is continuously monitored. The Asset Management function is responsible for strategic planning, prioritisation, and development of Uisce Éireann’s Capital Works pipeline. The function plays a key role in promoting collaboration and co-ordination of activities across the three asset functions as well as providing environmental assessment and management expertise across Uisce Éireann The Asset Intelligence team’s purpose is to connect their customers with quality asset data to drive insights and support decision making. The scope of the team's responsibility covers 4 main areas: Asset Data Insights and Stakeholder Management, Asset Data Management, Asset Data Governance and Special Projects Reporting to the Asset Data Analyst - GIS Architecture, the Asset Data Coordinator will contribute to the collection, processing and management of asset data within Uisce Éireann’s asset management systems Main Duties and Responsibilities: *Please be advised that if successful you will be placed on the salary range based on your skills and experience. Please note the Market reference point (midpoint) of the range is generally the upper end of the offer where someone is deemed to be fully competent to take on the duties of the role, and leaves room for the employee to progress through the pay range as their experience develops further. Grade and SalaryF Grade: (€39,026 - €58,538*) CLICK THE APPLY BUTTON TO GO TO THEIR CAREERS PAGE WHERE YOU CAN CHECK THIS JOB AND ALL OTHER OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE.

5 days agoFull-timePermanent

Trainee Optical Assistant

SpecsaversWilton, Cork

Hours: Full-Time Benefits: Competitive Basic Salary and the opportunity to work with a friendly , hard working, customer focussed team to provide the very best in eye care and audiology to our customersLoads of opportunities for career developmentFull training provided Experience – Previous optical experience is desirable but not essential for this role Join our team as an Optical Assistant, and you’ll discover why at Specsavers, we pride ourselves on providing the foundation for exciting, long-term careers – a home where your previous optical expertise will be truly valued and where you’ll be given the opportunity to thrive.  Some of the key tasks required include: You’ve already demonstrated that you’re a natural when it comes to customer care, you’re articulate, good with people with an organised approach and always happy to help, so you’ll fit right in as a valuable member of our friendly store team, joining a business that’s going places.

5 days agoFull-time


UPS IrelandCork

Explore your next opportunity at a Fortune Global 500 organization. Envision innovative possibilities, experience our rewarding culture, and work with talented teams that help you become better every day. We know what it takes to lead UPS into tomorrow—people with a unique combination of skill + passion. If you have the qualities and drive to lead yourself or teams, there are roles ready to cultivate your skills and take you to the next level. Job Description: Job Summary This position delivers and picks up packages to and from residential and/or commercial properties. This position performs in a physical, fast-paced environment involving driving, continual lifting, lowering, and carrying packages. This position practices safe transportation methods while traveling to and from destinations. This position ensures the best customer service through efficiency and dedication. Responsibilities: Learns and properly executes UPS safe driving methods. Qualifications: Ability to lift up to 70 lbs./32 kgs. Complies with UPS appearance guidelines Excellent customer contact and driving skills Meets local age and operations requirements to operate a vehicle Availability to work 5 days per week 9am to 5pm

5 days agoPermanent
Turn on alerts for this search
Need help? Contact us
Cookies, Privacy and Terms©JobAlert.ie  2024