CNM1 required for a pre & post-surgical ward of a large acute hospital in Limerick. This CNM position is suitable for an experienced general nurse with a strong acute nursing background. This is a full time permanent position.
Main duties and responsibilities:
Provide leadership advice and support to nurses working in the department.
Provide supervision and assist in the development of knowledge, skills and attitudes of staff and assigned students.
Provide quality patient focused care.
Be responsible for the co-ordination, assessment, planning, implementation and review of care for service users according to service standards.
Plan discharge or transition of the service user between services as appropriate
Contribute to the development and maintenance of nursing standards, protocols and guidelines consistent with the highest standards of patient care.
Participate in clinical audit as required
Collaborate with the CNM2 in preparing, implementing and evaluating budget and service plans for the clinical area.
Co-operate in managing all resources - including nursing and non-nursing staff within an agreed budget.
The successful candidate must:
Be registered in General division of NMBI
Have at least 3 years post registration experience in an acute environment
Previous experience at CNM1 grade or higher desirable
Management course desirable
Skills required for this role:
Must be able to demonstrate an awareness of HR policies and procedures including disciplinary procedures
Must be able to demonstrate strong interpersonal skills including the ability to build and maintain relationships
Must be able to demonstrate the ability to lead on clinical practice and service quality
Must be able to demonstrate an awareness of relevant legislation and policy e.g. health and safety, infection control etc.
Competitive salary on CNM scale
Wellness at work
Staff Parking at a reduced rate
Support for professional development
To apply for this position or for further information, call Leona on 015136740 or email your cv to email@example.com