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Eileen Daly Independent Living CLG - Two positions available Personal Assistant required to assist a physically disabled woman to live an active, independent life. REPORTING TO: EILEEN DAVIS Please note: This is not a medical role. An Independent Living Personal Assistant is an individual who works with a disabled person to enable him/her to have maximum freedom, choice, and control over his/her human support needs. 


POSITION 1 - 

  • Hours of Work: Two weekends each month/ALTERNATE WEEKENDS JOB SHARE POSITION 

  • Sleepovers: 6pm Saturday - 8am Monday (with breaks) 35 hours per shift approx. PLUS 2 days on alternate weeks – 8.00am-6.30pm 

  • The successful candidate must be eligible to work in Ireland.

  • This role may suit mature students with an interest in social care & equality & human rights.

  • The successful candidate will be employed directly by Eileen Daly Independent Living CLG 

  • No previous experience necessary, full training will be provided 

  • Premium rates apply on Sundays 

  • Commencement date: January 2023 Location: Dublin 8 area



POSITION 2 - 


  • HOURS OF WORK - 8am-6.30pm Mon Wed & Friday - 28-30 hours per week 

  • Commencement Date: Immediate

  • The successful candidate must be eligible to work in Ireland.

  • Class B driving licence required • This role may suit mature students with an interest in social care & equality & human rights. 

  • This position may suit a PhD student or someone studying online, however all applications will be reviewed. 

  • The successful candidate will be employed directly by Eileen Daly Independent Living CLG 

  • No previous experience necessary, full training will be provided. Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Driving adapted van – applicant must have a full, clean licence and be 25 years + for insurance purposes – Class B driving licence required 

  • Assistance and support with personal hygiene and grooming 

  • Assistance with cooking and domestic chores 

  • Accompaniment on social outings when required 

  • Assistance with work related tasks 

  • Any other duties which facilitate me to live an active life and participate fully in my community.

 


Key Competencies: 


  • Willingness and ability to take instructions and direction from a disabled person 

  • To be discreet while maintaining and respecting confidentiality at all times. 

  • To be competent & discreet in professional and social environments. 

  • To have clean personal habits. 

  • A flexible approach to your work is required. Other Information 

  • Remuneration: Will be discussed at interview – competitive wage guaranteed. 

  • Commencement date: Immediate Shortlisting of applications will apply. 

  • Eileen Daly Independent Living CLG is funded by the HSE

Part-Time x 2 // Personal Assistant // Eileen Daly Independent Living CLG

Part-Time x 2 // Personal Assistant // Eileen Daly Independent Living CLG

13.50 +
5 Dec 2022