Welcome to Bluebird Care Careers in Galway

Join the Bluebird Care team and help make a real difference to someone's life with an incredibly rewarding career in care.

Join Bluebird Care

They say ‘home is where the heart is’ and we at Bluebird Care keep our customers safe and cared for in theirs.​

More people than ever are choosing to receive care at home, but what makes them choose Bluebird Care?

Our staff members are the face of our company and it’s our care teams that enable our customers to stay in the comfort of their own homes. Our teams provide vital care and support as well as building and growing relationships, bringing smiles to the faces of our customers, laughing, sharing experiences, listening to stories and sometimes wiping away tears.

Being a part of our dedicated Bluebird Care team is immensely rewarding, but it also demands commitment and professionalism. Working with some of the most vulnerable members of society can give enormous satisfaction to the right person. It offers the opportunity to make a real difference to people’s lives; a vocation rather than just a job.

We are looking for people who are passionate about great care. If you share our commitment to provide the best home care services, get in touch with us today.

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Galway

Block 6, Galway Technology Park Parkmore Galway H91 W30F

(091) 480 048

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About us

At Bluebird Care we believe that care matters and we are committed to providing the highest quality home care so that our customers can remain in their own homes.

We work alongside families and individuals to tailor our services to help our customers stay in control of their own care for as long as they are able to. Delivering the very best homecare is our passion, and we strive to achieve this every day.

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Meet our team of care professionals

Carolyn Corless
General Manager

Carolyn started working with Bluebird Care in October 2008 and has worked in every position within the company throughout its rapid growth. Carolyn currently manages a large team of staff in Galway and she is fully committed to delivering an excellent service to all our customers.

Carolyn says

Since becoming the General Manager here in Galway I have a daily opportunity to interact with both customers and staff which is something that gives me great pleasure. My role also gives me an excellent opportunity to put all the management skills that I have developed over the years to good use while helping many people in the community.

Kasia Klimczak
Co-ordinator

Kasia is a Care Coordinator with Bluebird Care for the past 3 years, she started her Bluebird Care career as a Healthcare Assistant providing home care for our customers keeping them safe and well in their own homes.

 

Kasia is a shining example of a person who started her Bluebird Care journey as a Healthcare Assistant and then took advantage of an internal promotion opportunity and is now part of the management team.

Bluebird Care is a great company to work with no matter what your role involves and I have made many good friends over the years since joining the company

Katherine McGinty
Clinical Lead

Katherine is our Clinical Lead, her role involves Assessing, Reviewing and Care planning for our customers. Katherine’s focus is to ensure the needs of our customers are met professionally on a daily basis and for providing Clinical Leadership to all the management team and staff at Bluebird Care Galway.  Also, part of her role is the Training and Supervision of Health Care Assistants who deliver our Care Services on a daily basis and she continuously reviews the quality of this service to ensure our Customers get the help and support they need.

 

Following her training Katherine became a Registered Nurse in 1995.  She obtained a B.Sc. in Community Nursing in 2004.  Katherine says, “In my career to date I have gained a wide range of knowledge and experience from Acute Services to different aspects of Community Services, which has ranged from long term care to home care nursing in addition I have completed QQI awards in Management and Moving & Handling instruction”.

 

Furthermore, Katherine states “It is a privilege to be invited into our customers’ homes, especially when they are at their most vulnerable.  It is important to me that our customers know that they are very much a key part of our community, and that they are valued.  To know on a day-to-day basis the work we do and the care we provide makes a such difference to our customers lives”.  

 

For Katherine, the following sums up the importance of Home Care:

 

“Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest accomplishment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” Leo Buscalgia.

Laura Feely
Co-ordinator

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Martina Molloy
Office Manager

Following the completion of a QQI business course, Martina was employed with a large construction company in an office manager/PA role for 6 years. During her time with the company she undertook a ACCA certified accounting technician course. Martina continued on to have 4 years’ experience working in an administration role in a busy Insurance brokers where she undertook the required insurance exams with in the Insurance Institute of Ireland.

From her experience in the front office of both companies, meeting with the general public daily, raised her interest in working with people as did caring in the home for a family member.

 

Martina’s first introduction to Bluebird Care was witnessing first hand the important work healthcare assistants carry out in community when her own family member started receiving home help. Seeing how these healthcare assistants enriched her grandmothers final years made Martina think this was a career path she wanted to pursue. Following a successful interview, Martina started her career with Bluebird care Galway in September 2012 as a Healthcare assistant and is now Office Manager. Martina states

It is a privilege to be invited into our clients lives, and to help them remain independent in their own homes. Every day is different and I love how rewarding and varied our work is. I honestly can't imagine doing anything better!

Nicki Roche
Care Manager

Nicki Roche is the Care Manager for Bluebird Care Galway, she says about her job “I have personal experience from a young age of seeing how important support is to an individual & a family. This had a huge impact on my life & since then I have always felt compelled to help & support other people.

I qualified in 2011 with an Honour Degree in Social Care Practice from Athlone Institute of Technology.

I had worked with young persons in Residential Care & with Students in the Access & Disability services.  I joined Bluebird Care in 2017 as a Social Care Practitioner as I wanted to work with people in the community.

I thoroughly enjoy my job. It is deeply rewarding to see the positive impact of supporting clients in the community & the dedicated staff who provide the care.

My current job in Bluebird Care is very busy and dynamic but it’s also a highly rewarding role. It is a role with a lot of responsibility & I am dedicated to doing my very best for each client in our care & for every staff member.  I am driven by my passion for wanting the best for people & this pushes me to do my best.

I love interacting with our clients and listening to their amazing life stories & adventures. I love the satisfaction of supporting a client or staff member with something whether it be small or big, and seeing the difference it makes.  I love the comrade between all the staff & commitment to deliver the best care we can. I feel truly blessed to the Care Manager for Bluebird Care in Galway”.

There us no greater thing you can do with your life and your work than follow your passions – in a way that serves the world and you - Richard Branson.