The selected care worker will provide care and assistance in a domiciliary setting to persons who require additional support in activities of daily living.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • assistance with bathing, dressing, daily grooming and feeding;
  • assistance in medication administration;
  • preparation of meals;
  • perform household jobs like washing, laundry and shopping;
  • monitoring the persons’ well-being;
  • companionship;
  • assisting in scheduling hospital/clinic appointments and accompanying clients if necessary;
  • work with other health and social care professionals;
  • encourage independent performance of activities of daily living.

Key Competencies, Knowledge, and Skills

  • empathy and understanding
  • a desire to help people
  • the ability to work within a team
  • patience and the ability to handle demanding situations
  • the ability to accept criticism and work well under pressure
  • demonstrate a dynamic approach in doing things
  • to be meticulous and pay attention to detail
  • excellent verbal communication skills
  • computer literate or able to carry out basic tasks on a hand-held device
  • willingness and ability to be flexible and adaptable to changing priorities

Qualifications and Experience

  • A recognized qualification in Health and Social Care at MQF Level 2 or 3 or an equivalent recognized MQF Level 2 or 3 qualification preferably in the field of social care;
  • Reading, writing, speaking, and understanding of the English language is a must;
  • Speaking and understanding the Maltese language will be considered an asset.

Other Requirements

Clean Police Conduct

Working Hours

Full or Part-time basis.

The selected candidate will be expected to work on weekends, public holidays, night shifts, and live-in.

Interested and qualified candidates should submit their CVs and a covering letter to The Chief Executive Officer, Villa Anna Teresa 48, Birkirkara Hill, St Julians STJ1142. Applications may also be submitted via email at talentacquisition@villaannateresa.com.