Irish Wheelchair Association


Ranked 5th on the Sunday Independent “Best Employer” list 2021 and the highest-ranking charity organisation.




We are seeking applications from committed and caring Healthcare - Homecare Assistants who are interested in joining us in the WEST CORK area - Skibbereen, Dunmanway, Clonakilty, Ovens, we are seeking 3 PAs to cover these different areas


Part time role - 5 - 10 hours guaranteed depending on availability

What We Offer You

  • Salary range for this position is €14.23 – €15.82 depending on experience
  • Premium rates paid for unsociable hours

Before 8am an after 8 pm €17.78 per hour

Sunday €21.34 per hour

Public Holidays €28.46 per hour


Inter-client mileage paid

Sick pay scheme

Excellent working conditions

Training & development opportunities

VHI, HSF and PRSA schemes available

Employee Assistance Programme


What we Require:

Minimum 5 modules completed at QQI Level 5 in a Health Care discipline and a commitment to complete the Major Award

Experience in a caring environment preferable

Kind and Caring attitude

Person Centred approach

Use of your own smart phone to check in and out of your visits is essential

Availability for flexible hours including mornings, evenings and weekends on a rota basis

Full Driving License and access to own vehicle is essential


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IWA is committed to continuing to be an Equal Opportunities Employer

Please note this position requires that you have received at least one dose of a Covid19 vaccine and be willing to receive the second dose.

Please note - ACADEMIC AND/OR PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:- Documentary evidence of your relevant qualification(s) may/will be required in advance of or during the recruitment process.

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