Senior Staff Nurse

Location Cork
Job-type Permanent
Salary €20 - €21 per hour
Reference J999
POSITIONS AVAILABLE

THE OPPORTUNITY:

Senior Staff Nurse - Elderly Care

THE DETAILS:

Location: Co. Cork
Job-Type: Permanent
Salary: €20 - €21 per hour
Starting : ASAP


THE BACKGROUND:

At TTM Healthcare we are proud to have partnered with one of the largest independent Healthcare providers of quality nursing home care in Ireland are recruiting a Senior Staff Nurse for a 100 bedded Community and Care home facility catering for elderly patients and offer both long and short stay which is situated in the location approx. 9 km west of Cork City. If you think the position is right for you, let’s talk.

THE RESPONSIBILITIES:

Reporting to the Director of Nursing the successful candidates will essentially be responsible for the provision of long stay care for clients.
The overall responsibility within this role will be to ensure that all work is client focused and upholds the principles of choice, respect, dignity, privacy, independence and fulfilment.
This Nursing and Convalescent Home provides nursing and residential care for older people. The 100 bedded home offers post-operative care as well as respite care to give home carers a much needed break. Their residents have varying needs from specialist support and help with everyday living to those who just need a helping hand to retain some independence. Some stay on a permanent basis whilst others stay for short periods of time.

THE RESPONSIBILITIES:

Reporting to the Director of Nursing the successful candidates will essentially be responsible for the provision of long stay care for clients.
The overall responsibility within this role will be to ensure that all work is client focused and upholds the principles of choice, respect, dignity, privacy, independence and fulfillment.


Your Clinical Responsibilities:

This Care Facility will provide a high standard of care 24 hours a day and will offer residential care as well as specialist care for those with dementia. They will also provide respite care to give home carers a much needed break. The centre will have a team of dedicated registered nurses and care assistants and ancillary staff that will also provide help and support to a high standard

Your Educational Responsibilities:

Must be on the live register with NMBI
Must possess excellent communication and team lead skills and work well in a team environment.

THE REQUIREMENTS:

To be eligible for the role, you will need to:
Must have a minimum of 2 - 3 years experience in gerontology / Care of the Older person.
Must have excellent knowledge and understanding of HIQA and standards pertained to Care of the Older Person.

THE REWARDS:

You will enjoy the following benefits:
Further education sponsorship (post-grad, masters etc)
Paid training days
Paid Breaks
Minimum of 36 hour contracts
Premiums for working Sundays
Subsidised canteen
Uniform supplied
Double time for bank holidays

THE CONTACT:

To apply for this Senior Staff Nursing position please submit your CV using the APPLY LINK or Contact: Brenda Freeney at 065 686 9300 Ext 142

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.