Elderly Care Nurse

€ 17 - € 18 per annum



Elderly Care Nurse


Job Description

TTM Nursing part of TTM Healthcare the fastest growing Recruitment Partner in the Healthcare Sector have an opportunity to recruit a full time Staff Nurse for both days and nights at a 30 Bedded Care Home facility based in South Tipperary.     
Duties & Responsibilities:      
Provide high standard of professional/clinical leadership which promotes efficiently, innovation, and continuous improvements.        
To ensure the delivery of the highest standards of nursing, social care, support and advice which meets the individual needs of each resident within the Nursing Home.      
Provision of continuing education to all staff by teaching and guiding staff during the execution of their duties.    
Participate in staff appraisal and reviews      
To promote high standards of communication and teamwork.      
To ensure compliance with health & safety regulations      
Hands on approach with residents particularly in times of staff shortages holiday cover, and other busy periods.      
Ensure adherence to all guidelines and regulation with respect to the ordering, storage and administration of medication.      
Ensure all nursing staff abides by the appropriate guidelines and policies in the execution of their duties.      
Liaise with Doctors, families, social services, and other external agencies.      
Spot check all nursing documentation and report inaccuracies to Director of Nursing      
Support the Director on Nursing in the development of monitoring and review of care plans      
Participate in the development and implementation of policies and procedures      
Requirements:(ABA Certified & Fluent English)      
Strong People experience essential      
Minimum of 6 months experience in gerontology but newly qualified nurses or nurses waiting on their PIN are  welcome as training will be provided        
For an immediate interview please contact Brenda Freeney on 01-2970391or e-mail your cv to bfreeney@ttmhealthcare.com      

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