RPN/ Mental Health nurse required for a primary care service based in Dublin city centre. This service operates Monday - Sunday (days only) and is a national voluntary organization that helps people who are homeless and those caught in addiction.
The ideal candidate must have a working knowledge of The Mental Health Act as well as an understanding of QUADS policies and The National Drug Strategy.
Some of the duties include:
Providing both Mental Health Nursing and Crisis interventions
Ensuring assessments and care plans are carried out
Promoting recovery and enhancement of the quality of life for service users.
Leading the existing mental health team, supervising staff as well as students
Assisting with recruitment, rosters/off duty
The successful candidate must:
Hold full NMBI registration under the Psychiatric/Mental Health division
Ideally have 2 years experience at Supervisory Level
Have an understanding of Drugs, Alcohol and mental health issues
Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills .
Qualification in the area of addiction studies desirable
Sick Pay Scheme
Minimum 23 days Annual Leave
Defined Contribution Pension Scheme
Learning and Development Programme
Group VHI Scheme
Paid Family Leave
Educational Assistance (Study and Examination Leave, Scholarship Foundation)
Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
Health & Wellness Programme
Please send your cv to firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Leona on 015136740 for more information or to apply.