Staff Nurse - Adult Residentail Care

Location Arklow
Job-type Permanent
Salary €30000 - €47000 per annum
Reference J342501
Staff Nurse Required Residential Services

To work as part of a dedicated and innovative team in a community-based house providing respite and respite breaks for Adults with physical and/or sensory or mild to moderate Intellectual disabilities, within a quality framework to include assessment, planning, intervention, and ongoing delivery of nursing services.

Job Title Staff Nurse Full Time post
Salary HSE PayScale's

• Pension
• VHI Scheme
• 33 Days Annual Leave
• Full Sick Pay

Duties and Responsibilities

Deliver a high standard nursing care to an assigned group of service users within a best practice/evidence-based framework.
Facilitate service users to be a part of the local community by assisting in their use of local resources and services, as well as taking part in activities outside the respite house.
Day to day management of the designated caseload including planning, assessment and intervention using researched based practice.
To assess, plan, implement and evaluate individual person centred care programmes in accordance with best practice.
Ability to assess/care for Adults primary physical disability +/- mild to moderate intellectual disability they may also have mild to moderate medical conditions such as epilepsy, respiratory difficulties, tracheotomies, diabetes, enteral feeding, or life limiting illness.
Assess, plan and respond to nursing emergencies i.e. prolonged seizure activity.
To comply with legal requirements for the safe storage and administration of medicines and other clinical products.
Work in partnership with families/carers of the adults in the service.
To work as part of the interdisciplinary team providing services to adults.
To promote the health, welfare and social wellbeing of service users in the service.
Be aware of, and comply with, the principles of clinical governance including quality, risk, and health and safety.
To establish and maintain good working relationships with colleagues, families, and other key stakeholders.

For More information, please contact AMY on 015136740

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