Care Assistants – Arklow


Website Sunbeam House Services

Empowering People

We are currently recruiting for:

Care Assistant (Level 5)


Arklow, County Wicklow

Permanent Roles

Full & Part Time Options Available


We currently have exciting opportunities for Care Assistant to join our services in a Day Service & residential settings Arklow.  As a Care Assistant, you will be involved in supporting clients to achieve their personal outcomes to build on their potential and to develop positive roles within their day service and community.  Working hours will be flexible.

Our benefits include:

  • Competitive remuneration (HSE consolidated pay scales)
  • 25 days annual leave pro rata
  • Excellent contributory pension scheme
  • Comprehensive Training and Further education support
  • Career Development
  • Flexible family working arrangements.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To facilitate and implement a person-centred approach for our Clients appropriate to their wishes and goals
  • To promote and protect the rights of people in a manner that respects their dignity, their right to make choices and their privacy
  • To actively seek new interests and opportunities for people to develop meaningful roles in their communities
  • To ensure the overall wellbeing of clients in all areas of their lives including health and personal care
  • To assist in the teaching of life skills in cooking, budgeting, cleaning & building confidence



Applicants must hold a minimum of QQI level 5 in Social Care/Healthcare or foreign equivalent (validated by QQI)


Applicants must have:

  • A passion for promoting and empowering those you support
  • A team player wiling to lone work as well as working as part of a team
  • A knowledge of the HIQA/New Directions regulations/standards and relevant legislation
  • Hold a full driving licence and have access to a car (desirable or working towards licence)
  • Post qualification experience of working with adults with intellectual disability is desirable


Salary Scale:

Successful candidates will be paid as per the HSE consolidated pay scales in line with required qualifications and relevant experience.


To Apply:  E-mail your CV and cover letter to

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Short listing of candidates will apply.  

Sunbeam House Services is an Equal Opportunities Employer


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