Senior Staff Nurse Memory Care Wexford
Position: Senior Staff Nurse
Location: Co. Wexford
Type: Full time, Permanent
Salary: €20-22.50/h depending on experience
Elderly care / Memore Care
I am delighted to assist my Client, a well established Nursing home in Co. Wexford, in seeking a Senior Staff Nurse for their state of the art Memory Care Centre unit. You will be responsible for ensuring high standards of care for all residents.
Ideal candidate will have experience in Memory Care, Dementia care or similar. You will have interested in Dementia Care and qualifications in dementia care would be a strong advantage.
Job description: As a Senior Staff Nurse you will be part of a clinical team delivering highest level of care for residents in this medium nursing home. You will have a genuine interest in elderly care and be open to long-term commitment. You will be supported by a Clinical Nurse Manager and a team of Healthcare Assistants. This position is challenging and rewarding at the same time.
- Third level Degree in Nursing
- Active registration with NMBI
- 4+ year/s experience as a Staff Nurse in the Care of the Elderly ideally, or Hospital setting
- Previous Dementia Care experience desirable
- Understanding and knowledge of HIQA regulations and standards
- Flexible to work different shifts (days and nights)
- Very good level of English and strong good communication skills
What will be expected of you:
- Providing the best nursing care possible to elderly service users
- Hands on approach with patients, caring and energetic attitude required
- Assist in Ordering, administering, monitoring and recording of service users medications.
- Liaising with families, GPs and other auxiliary agents.
- Ensuring all current legislation is adhered to
- A team player, helping promote great working conditions, colleague relations and care to clients
- If you have the required skills & experience you can be sure that you'll hear from me over the next few days.
If you have a CV ready (in Word document) Apply for this job now. If you don't have an updated CV feel free to call me , Renata Ryan on 0860239020 to discuss further.
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