Jobs

Staff Nurse – Immediate Start

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

Charter Medical is a private healthcare provider based in Dublin 7 incorporating a number of services. We are delighted to announce that we are looking to recruit an experienced staff nurse to work within our multi-functional team. The successful candidate will take professional responsibility for ensuring that patients / clients receive the highest levels of care & service whilst attending Charter Medical Health. The role will include but not be limited to:       

PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES

Under the direction of the Clinical Nurse Manager, the Staff Nurse will:
Practice Nursing according to:

  • The Professional Code of Practice as laid down by the Nursing Board (An Bord Altranais).
  • Professional Clinical Guidelines
  • National and regional Health Service Executive (HSE) guidelines
  • Company policies, protocols and guidelines
  • Implement the care philosophy, objectives and goals of the Charter Medical Group in order to deliver the highest quality service user care.
  • Demonstrate a high degree of motivation and assume responsibility for their own professional development.
  • Participate in regular performance / clinical reviews with their line manager, identifying key performance objectives and appropriate plans / measures to achieve areas for improvement and appropriate plans / measures to achieve them in a supportive environment.
  • Respect and maintain the privacy, dignity and confidentiality of the patient

 
CLINICAL ROLE

The Staff Nurse will:Undertake assessments pertaining to care of the older person using an evidence based approach to deliver a high standard of care

  • Ensure a safe environment maintaining the confidentiality and dignity at all times
  • Adhere to the highest standards of infection control within Charter Medical
  • Have a sound knowledge of clinical standards and participate in patient care audits.
  • Conduct person centred assessments on all patients
  • Maintain appropriate and accurate written records and reports regarding patient care in accordance with the Nursing Board (An Bórd Altranais) guidelines and legal requirements.
  • Participate in innovation and change in the approach to patient delivery, and contribute to service planning process, based on best practice and under the direction of nursing management

Essential Criteria: 

  • RGN Qualification
  • 2 year’s experience in a similar role
  • Experience in care of the older person is essential alongside working with people with dementia
  • Dealing with problems associated with the elderly
  • Ability to work hours flexible to meet the needs of the organisation
  • Good General Health (medically fit)
  • Must have a good command of written and spoken English and a valid work permit

Skills:

  • Ability to deliver a high standard of patient care
  • Exceptional organisational skills
  • Ability to communicate and listen, ability to work co-cooperatively with other staff
  • Ability to work under pressure and use own initiative
  • High standard of personal presentation
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong IT skills

Please send your c.v. to hr@chartermedical.ie