Staff Nurse required for a 26 bedded respiratory /medical unit of a large acute hospital in Galway.
This is a full time position covering both days and nights. The salary offers competitive rates and benefits such as pension, maternity/paternity leave and support for further education are available.
Provide professional nursing skills in assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating the nursing care for assigned patients while providing exceptional patient care in an environment where quality, respect, caring and compassion are at the centre of all we do.
Observe and record signs, symptoms, and behaviours, including the physiological status of patients
Maintain accurate nursing records
Perform techniques and routines in the specialty service area.
Evaluate care given including the patient response.
The ideal candidate will possess effective planning, organising and time management skills. He/she should also have excellent communication skills and have a flexible approach to rosters.
Registered under General Division of NMBI
At least 12 months post qualification experience, ideally in a medical ward
Competitive salary rates
Specialist and Location allowances
Supported professional development
Post-Graduate education and study leave
Opportunities for internal transfer and specialist training
For more information or to apply, please call Leona on 015136740 or send your CV via the Apply link