Senior Staff Nurse - Limerick

Job-type Permanent
Salary €20 - €21 per hour
Contact Brenda Freeney
Email email Brenda
Reference J363173
Date Published 10 months ago


Our client a small 32 bedded nursing home based in Co. Limerick are seeking a full time Senior Staff Nurse to work Day Duty only and alternative weekends.
There is no Night Duty and the roster is flexible. The shifts are 12 hour shifts and the client is offering a salary of €20 - €21 per hour an extra €1 working weekends. Meals are provided and breaks are paid.

Location : South of Limerick City and 14 minutes from Croom and 30 minutes from Tipperary

The Senior Staff Nurse will ensure that the highest standards of nursing care are delivered.

To plan and deliver a high standard of individualised care based on assessment at admission ensuring this care plan is implemented, evaluated and reviewed every three months and as and when required and that relevant information is cascaded to appropriate staff.

To ensure supervision during meal time

To administer medication safely and within statutory guidelines
To work effectively and efficiently in terms of time management, personal organisation and adherence to organisational policies and work procedures.
To lead and manage performance of a multidisciplinary team.

To attend multidisciplinary team meetings

To participate in completing the weekly collection of data, incident/accident complaints and developing action plans for same.
To cultivate positive relationships with residents and facilitate autonomy.
To participate in quality development and audit.
Practice professional and responsible health care.

To co-ordinate efficient and effective resource utilisation and staffing levels (skill mix, staffing, bed occupancy etc).

To utilise advanced skills in patient assessment and undertake appropriate clinical decisions accordingly

To communicate with residents, families/carers, G.Ps, Public Health Nurses or anyone else involved in residents' care to ensure a patient-focused service

To ensure all Health & Safety statutory requirements and Fire procedures are complied with and that incidents are reported and investigated in accordance with established (HSE & HIQA 2016) standards and requirements

To assist in the process of Clinical Risk Management

To audit clinical practice

To assist and co-operate in the investigation of patient complaints in accordance with the nursing homes Complaints Management Policy and report to the Director of Nursing

To maintain confidentiality regarding all aspects of the affairs of the nursing home and the people who avail of the service

Job Types: Permanent, Full-time, Fixed term


12 hour shift
Day shift
Relocation package can be discussed with employer


Bachelor's (preferred)


Nursing: 1-2 years experience

Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland registration required PIN active

The Contact :

Please call Brenda on 01-5136740 ext 142 or email your cv in confidence to

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