Elderly Care Nurse
Staff nurse required for a community hospital in Dublin. This is a full time permanent position offering 39 hours per week.
The hospital provides care for elderly residents who require general care, including residents with dementia, physical disabilities, chronic physical illness, and psychiatry of old age.
The Unit also can cater for individuals who require specialist diets and those who have difficulties eating and drinking.
Duties include assessing needs, devising care plans, and preparing and updating documentation and records.
The nursing service will facilitate the care of individuals with the following care needs: PEG tubes; catheter care; stoma care; palliative care; dementia care; intravenous and subcutaneous fluids; tracheostomy care; oxygen therapy and end of life care.
- Registered under the General Division of the NMBI
- Elderly Care experience essential
- Qualification in Geriatric Care or Elderly car desirable
- HSE Payscales
- Yearly Increments
- Pension Scheme
- Educational Support
- Opportunities for progression
- Paid Maternity Leave
- Sick Leave cover
Contact Leona on 015136740 for more information or to apply. You can also send your CV via the Apply link