Health Care Support Assistants

Thank you for your interest in this role

The Health Care Support Assistant (HCSA) is a key team member in supporting people in the community to remain in their own home for as long as possible. The HCSA provides personal care and support to primarily older people in their own homes in line with the service user’s individual care plan.

The Home Support Service is a 7-day service which may include evening, night-time and weekend cover and provides essential support to family carers.

Applications from all suitably qualified individuals are welcome.

Job Locations:

Kildare, Wicklow West.

Hours of Work:

Health Care Support Assistants generally work a number of hours per week, ranging from 7 hours per week to 28 hours per week, with some working full-time hours up to 39 hours per week, depending on the needs of the service users.

How to apply:

It is important to read the documents Frequently Asked Questions, Job Specification and Campaign Information before you begin your application form.  These documents answer lots of questions such as:  what is the job? where are the jobs? what is the salary?  what are the hours of work? what do I need to apply?  what do I need to think about before I apply? did you get my application?

You can save the application as your progress through it and come back later to complete and submit it before the application closing date and time of Thursday 28th October 2021 at 12 noon.

For technical issues completing the form please contact the Helpdesk

For all other queries please email:

Area 7

Community Healthcare Dublin  South, Kildare & West Wicklow

For the counties of:


Wicklow West