Elderly Care Nurse - Co. Mayo

Location Mayo
Job-type Permanent
Salary €17 - €19 per hour
Reference J334716
THE POSITIONS : - Elderly Care Nurse - Full-time Permanent - Co. Mayo

THE DETAILS:

Location: Co. Mayo (Close to Ballina, Roscommon Town, Castlebar, Tuam in Galway)
Job-Type: Permanent - Full-time
Salary: €17 - €19 per hour
Reporting : Reports to the Director of Nursing

THE BACKGROUND:

Are you an experienced Staff Nurse looking for a new full time position? At TTM Healthcare we are proud to have partnered with our client a progressive family-run 70 bedded nursing home which provides long/short-term care for elderly residents. They strive to provide the highest standards of care to our residents in a ‘Home Away from Home’ setting. The Care Home has remained Covid free for the duration of the pandemic. If you think the position is right for you, let’s talk.

The Opportunity :

As a Staff Nurse you will be part of a clinical team delivering highest level of care for residents in this medium nursing home. You will have a genuine interest in elderly care and be open to long-term commitment. You will be supported by a Clinical Nurse Manager and a team of Healthcare Assistants. This position is challenging and rewarding at the same time.

Company profile:

This purpose-built care facility provides care to elderly patients who require long term care, dementia care, respite and convalescent care. Day care is also provided. All residents have access to nursing care, physiotherapy and activation programmes in-house and GP, multidisciplinary and specialist services are sourced externally as required. This nursing home is set on an elevated site with spacious grounds, landscaped garden, in a rural location.

Your profile:

• Third level Degree in Nursing
• Active registration with NMBI
• 1+ year/s experience as a Nurse in the Care of the Elderly or hospital setting
• Understanding and knowledge of HIQA regulations and standards
• Flexible to work different shifts (days and nights)
• Very good level of English and strong good communication skills

What will be expected of you:

• Providing the best nursing care possible to elderly service users
• Hands on approach with patients, caring and energetic attitude required
• Assist in Ordering, administering, monitoring and recording of service users medications.
• Liaising with families, GPs and other auxiliary agents.
• Ensuring all current legislation is adhered to
• A team player, helping promote great working conditions, colleague relations and care to clients

THE REWARDS:

You will enjoy the following benefits:
Flexibility to work 3 shifts or 4 shifts per week
Hours are 7.30am – 7.30pm or 7.30pm – 7.30am
Subsidised canteen
Uniform supplied
Double time for bank holidays

THE CONTACT:

Contact: Brenda Freeney at 01-5136740 Nursing Team
TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer



TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.