Staff Nurse jobs Laois

Job Overview

Experienced or newly qualified Nurses (RGN RNID & RPN) are welcome to apply for Staff Nurse vacancies with a medium size nursing home in Co. Laois. Exciting opportunity to work as part of MDT in a modern facility.

Position: Staff Nurse / RGN
Number of positions: 2
Location: Co. Laois / Co. OFfaly border
Type of role: Permanent, Full time
Working hours: min 36h/week; (3 day shifts/week; occassionally 4 day shifts/week; Night shift always 4 shifts/week;)
Reporting to: CNM & DON

Job description:
You will ensure high quality care for all residents in this medium size, town based nursing home in County Offaly/Laois. This home provides the highest standards of care for its older community in a homely, friendly atmosphere, and supports residents to continue pursuing their chosen life style and interests

This position is ideal for a candidate with a genuine interest in elderly care and who wants to work in a leading nursing home!

Salary / Pay rate: 18-20/h DOE

Benefits on offer:

  • Training opportunities, good mentoring and support during induction period tailored to individual needs
  • Education is encouraged and facilitated
  • Unforms supplied
  • Meals supplied
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • night duty supplement
  • promotion opportunities

Your profile
· Third level Degree in Nursing (RGN, RNID or RPN)
· Active registration with NMBI
· Ideally minimum 1 year experience in the Care of the Elderly, but graduates will be considered as well
· Understanding and knowledge of HIQA regulations and standards
· Flexible to work different shifts (days and nights)
· Very good level of English, very good communication skills

Responsibilities and duties:
· 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 too
· A team player, helping promote great working conditions, colleague relations and care to clients

To apply for this role, please submit your CV (in Word) through this website in the strictest of confidence. Or contact Renata Ryan on 0860239020 to discuss further.

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