Staff Nurse - Renal & Dialysis

Location Portlaoise
Job-type Permanent
Salary €29860 - €45119 per annum
Reference J586
Staff Nurse – Renal/Dialysis

At TTM Healthcare we are proud to have partnered with one of the world’s leading health care suppliers. They have an available opportunity for Staff Nurses with renal experience, skills and knowledge. If you think the position is right for you, let’s talk.

The post holders will work as part of the Dialysis Team and will take personal responsibility and accountability for ensuring that policies and procedures are known and followed and will ensure duties are carried out in accordance with the advisory guidelines and practices set out in Irish National Nursing Council (INNC).

 Renal experience essential!

Key roles and responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to the following:
  • Organise and participate in the delivery of high standards of evidence based nursing care.
  • Take regular responsibility to carry out required planned, direct patient care to a high standard without direct supervision in accordance with established nursing procedures and policies.
  • To report to the appropriate members of the multidisciplinary team any significant changes in a patient’s condition or situation.
  • To contribute towards health promotion for all patients by providing education, support and advice, as necessary. Ensure referral to appropriate professionals or agencies as required.
  • Escort patients who require help to their transport.
  • To take personal responsibility for ensuring that patients are treated with courtesy at all times, the individual needs of patients are respected and confidentiality is maintained at all times.
  • To be responsible for ensuring provision of a safe and therapeutic environment for all patients, relatives, visitors and colleagues.
  • Ensure the readiness for use of special equipment and the availability of nursing supplies in conjunction with the senior ward nurses.
  • Report to nurse in charge/line manager all complaints, incidents or accidents involving self, staff, patients, visitors and complete relevant documentation according to company's procedure.

Skills & Experience Requirements:
  • Registered Nurse with current INNC to practice.
  • Completion of training for additional clinical skills required in the unit i.e. IV drug administration/cannulation & venipuncture.
  • Evidence of an ability to critically appraise and utilise research to maintain and improve patient care.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills –Must be fluent in English.
  • Ability to build good relationships with patients, relatives, visitors and colleagues by developing rapport, communicating clearly and accurately, active listening and the ability to empathise. The post-holder must have the ability to refer to senior staff as required.
  • Ability to recognise and diffuse potentially difficult situations in relation to patients, carers or members of the multidisciplinary team.
  • Organisational skills for co-ordination and provision of care needs of patients using initiative, time management, leadership and problem solving skills.
  • Eligibility to live an work in Ireland. 


You will enjoy the following benefits:

Salary €29860 to €45119

Annual Leave: 0 to 5 years – 24 days

                      5 to 10 years – 25 days

                      More than 10 year – 27 days

Annual Renal allowance – depending on renal experience

Pension Scheme – Upon completion of one years’ service period

Days only, no Sundays. 


Location:  Wexford and Portlaoise

Job-Type: Permanent

Salary:       €29860 to €45119
TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer


Call Louise Byrne today 015136740 or email your most recent CV to for more information today!


TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.