Job Title: Personal Assistants- Rochestown Co. Cork

  • Location: Co. Cork
  • Closing Date: Sunday, 31 December 2017


The Irish Wheelchair Association is seeking dependable, responsible and caring Personal Assistants (PAs). The service will be on part-time and/or relief (ad-hoc) basis during the week and weekend. This place of work is Rochestown, Co. Cork. Successful candidates will be expected to work as part of a team and provide cover for each other in relation to annual leave, covering absence du tot illnesses etc. The role involves personal care such as, toileting as well as light housework & completing physiotherapy exercises. The ideal candidate will be fluent in the English language. Candidates must be eligible to work within Ireland. All candidates must complete a Garda vetting application (and international police clearance if they have lived outside of Ireland for more than three months). Candidates must provide two written references from former employers. It is critical that all candidates have a full major award (8 modules) in FETAC Level 5 Health Care Assistant course or equivalent FETAC Level 5 and QQI in Child Care modules are most desirable. Please forward on a completed application form to David Kelly:




The roster for the service is as follows:


Weekdays: 7am -9am


Weekends: 8.30am – 8.30pm