Care Co-Ordinator
Health Care Assistant

Care Co-Ordinator

Kare Plus South East

The Caring Company

Do you want to join Ireland’s fastest growing Healthcare Company?

Are you Self Motivated, Can Work As A Team, Loves A Challenge, Likes Fast Paced Environments, and have Good Time Management?

If yes then this role is for you!

Kare Plus are looking to hire a Dynamic Individual based in our South East Office in Kilkenny!

The Role: Care Co-Ordinator (Fixed Term)

In a Highly Rewarding role, you will organise and co-ordinate Care services in accordance with current best practices, according to policy and procedures, agreed standards, legislative requirements, and relevant regulations under the direction of the Care Manager, and within the financial plans agreed from time to time.

Duties (to include but not limited to);

  • Managing rosters and sending out timesheets
  • Dealing with changes to existing clients’ rosters and allocating staff to new clients
  • Covering work when staff are absent or on holiday
  • Normally being ‘first voice’ on the phone as well as taking part in the homecare on-call rota
  • Assisting with completion of assessments and spot checks as necessary.
  • To work with the Care Manager to organise and control the office operations to ensure that suitable staff are provided to deliver the appropriate standards of service as defined by your regulatory body in conjunction with Kare Plus ethics.
  • To develop and maintain good working relationships with the Clients, their families and or advocates and professional bodies through regular individual client reviews, including representing the company at any meetings required by the Client.
  • To promote good staff relations and retention of staff to minimise labour turnover.
  • To ensure that Kare Plus policies and procedures are applied continuously to prevent breaches of statutory regulations and ensure full compliance.
  • Support with the on-call out of hours service on a rotational basis as agreed with your manager.
  • Where the business needs this – be prepared to be deployed as a Care Worker

Required Education Skills and Qualifications;

  • Fetac level 5 Health Care Assistant award or similar
  • Experience in a similar role
  • Full understanding of Health & Social Care
  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • Effective administrative skills
  • Competent IT user with knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to deliver high standards of care
  • Ability to handle a busy workload and effectively multi-task
  • Full flexibility to meet the demands of the service


  • Performance Driven Bonus
  • Travel Allowance
  • Employee Discount
  • Paid Garda Vetting
  • Employee Discounts
  • Free Health Plan (HSF)

Call 053 919 2060 for more info

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