Detox Nurse

Location Carlow
Job-type Permanent
Salary Competitive
Reference J591
Detox Nurse     
Staff Nurse required for a Detox and Rehabilitation service based in Carlow. 

This is a full time permanent position, working days only over a rolling roster. There are some late evening shifts (up until 11.30pm) so flexibility is required, however there are no nights shifts.
Duties include:
  • Assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating individualised service user, person centred care programmes
  • Developing and maintaining close links with the service users and their families ensuring a partnership approach
  • Promoting recovery and enhancement of the quality of life for service users.
  • Be competent in relation to all relevant clinical procedures and policies
  • To carry out nursing assessments in conjunction with the project worker and project team, to review and regularly update care plans.
  • To contribute actively to policies and procedures and guidelines that relate to nursing duties and the detox unit
The successful candidate must:    
  • Hold full NMBI registration under the Psychiatric/Mental Health division  
  • Have an understanding of Drugs, Alcohol and mental health issues  
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills .  
  • Fulfilling and Challenging work
  • Sick Pay Scheme
  • 23 days Annual Leave
  • Defined Contribution Pension Scheme (after 6 months)
  • Death In Service (from commencement of employment)
  • Learning and Development Programme
  • Group VHI Scheme
  • Paid Family Leave (Maternity, Paternity, Parental, Adoptive, Force Majeure and Compassionate Leave)
  • Educational Assistance (Study and Examination Leave, Scholarship Foundation)
  • Employee Assistance Programme(EAP)
  • Health & Wellness Programme
For more information or to apply, please send your CV via the Apply link. 

For enquiries, please call Leona on 015136740

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.