Community Nurse - Complex Community Care

Competitive

Kildare

Nursing

Registrar - Paediatrics, Community Nurse, Paediatric

Permanent

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Job Description

 
 
                     
Resilience Care part of the TTM Healthcare Group are looking to recruit Community Nurses for Night Duty working 10pm - 10am (Monday - Thursday).                 
RGN. RNID and RCN would be considered for this service based in the area of Leixlip, Co. Kildare.      
 
Shifts :-
 
Nursing hours 48 hours per week.  
Night shift 10pm-10am, Monday to Thursday
In March 2019  15 hours a week nursing hours will be required 15.00pm to 18.00pm as Jack and Jill Foundation will be withdrawing services as Client will be 5 yrs old and outside of criteria for care -
 
Job  Details: -
     
This 4 year old child has very complex needs with a rare life limiting condition rare life limiting condition Pyruvate Dehydrogenase Deficiency, a mitochondrial disorder causing spastic quadriplegia poor prognosis and this night time level of care  is required to provide support and  help parents cope with added pressures caused by her deteriorating needs.
 
The child's complex nursing needs involves:
-Management of seizures and pain that occur regularly over 24 hours with administration of medication to help reduce the frequency and severity
-Regular suctioning occurs throughout the night due to excess mucus/saliva  and the risk of aspiration
-PRN administration of medication throughout a 24 hour period for pain relief
-Management of peg site to prevent infection
 
Start date immediate   
     
Note : - Training provided plus HSE Payscale                  
                     
Basic Requirements:                  
     
  • Valid NMBI registration      
  • General Nursing qualification
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Full Drivers Licence
 
 
  • Rewards:             
  • Extremely rewarding role as some children / babies may have life limiting conditions
  • One - to - One care
  • Opportunity to assist in the transition from hospital to home
  • In-house training provided
  • Excellent pay rates
  • Full and Part Time Contracts available
  • Flexibility in your working life while also have full job security              
 
 
Interested !!!  please send your most up to date C.V. to bfreeney@ttmhealthcare.com or simply contact Brenda on 01-2970391 for further information..          
               
              
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