Resilience Care part of the TTM Healthcare Group are looking to recruit Community Nurses offering part-time hours (Day & Night Duty) for a Service based in the West Kerry Location.
Registered Children's Nurse required for Home Nursing to assist parents in caring for a child with High Grade Retts Syndrome which is a progressive neurological degenerative condition.
This Child is care dependant with all Activities of Daily Living and particular attention needs to be paid to the following;
The Child is non-verbal and communicates with a Tobi computer. Requires a lot of stimulation and loves interaction. Demands interaction overnight from her parents/ carer's.
The child has scoliosis with a 25% curvature of the spine. A two hour daily physiotherapy regime is in place.
The Child has poor cough reflex and is a major aspiration risk, with laryngeal suction being required due to aspiration while eating pureed diet.
Medication; Prone to frequent respiratory infections which require nebuliser administration and suctioning.
All other care needs of a dependent child with complex care needs
Requirements are Monday to Friday needs
Daytime Nursing Support; 5 Hoursx2= 10 hours
Overnight Nursing Support; 8 Hoursx1= 8 hour night= A total of 18 Hours.
Note : Training provided plus HSE Payscale offered
- Valid NMBI registration
- General Nursing qualification
- Excellent communication skills
- Full Drivers Licence
- 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
If you think you are the suitable candidate for this role or would like more information on what I can offer you, please send your most up to date C.V. to email@example.com or contact Brenda on 01-2970391.