Staff Nurse Elderly Care

Location Dublin
Job-type Permanent
Salary Competitive
Reference J334827
Staff Nurse - Elderly Care


Staff Nurse required for a new 221 bedded, state of the art facility in North Dublin. The client offers long term residential care, Dementia / Alzheimer's Care, Convalescent Care, Respite Care and Palliative Care.

The position will be based in the residential unit and is a full time permanent contract.


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate resident care needs and in-conjunction with our multi-disciplinary team implement and evaluate individualised care plans that meet the resident's needs
  • Build strong relationships with residents to encourage trust, and understand their needs
  • Ensure appropriate support and comfort is given at all times
  • Ensure that all residents are treated with dignity, privacy and respect
  • Ensure that all relevant documentation is maintained.
  • Maintain professional standards in keeping
  • Ensure all admissions to the home are carried out correctly and all appropriate documentation completed.
  • Liaise with health care professionals as necessary regarding the discharge of a resident to the community to ensure continuity of care.
  • Ensure all Nursing Healthcare policies are known and adhered to
  • Maintain clear, concise and accurate records at all levels within the home.
  • Ensures the agreed policies and procedures for the control, administration and custody of all drugs and medicines are adhered to.
  • Participates in HIQA visits


Requirements:

The successful nurse must meet the following criteria:

  • Must be registered with the NMBI
  • Must have previous experience in caring for older persons
  • Postgraduate in Gerontology desirable


Benefits:

The client are offering the below benefits:

  • Attractive Pay rates
  • Ongoing training, support and development opportunities
  • Career Progression opportunities
  • Excellent working conditions


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For enquiries, please call Leona on 015136740



TTM Healthcare is an equal opportunities employer


TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.