Clinical Nurse Specialist - Diabetes

Job Description

Nurse Bank is a leading nursing and healthcare recruitment agency. We work in partnership with both public and private hospitals, as well as in semi-acute facilities, paediatric homecare, residential services and practice nursing. The recruitment team is always on call to help you find your perfect job and is staffed by highly experienced and professional nursing recruitment consultants. Nurse Bank’s emphasis is at all times on the sourcing of high-quality nursing vacancies across Ireland and connecting qualified nurses with the best available jobs.

Our client, a leading hospital based in Dublin, is seeking a Clinical Nurse Specialist to work within the Diabetes and Endocrinology department, focusing on patients aged 16 and over with Type 1, Type 2 or steroid induced diabetes in the inpatient setting. The successful candidate will provide support to the Diabetes Consultants.

Responsibilities:

  • This post will be based on the five core concepts of the CNS
  • Provide a specialist nursing service for inpatients
  • Undertake comprehensive patient assessment using evidence-based practice in diabetes management
  • Implement plans of care using outcomes of patient assessment
  • Collaborate with the MDT to make alterations to the management of patient's condition in line with hospital policies and procedures
  • Advocate for the patient at all times

Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years post-registration experience
  • Minimum 2 years' experience in the specialist area of diabetes management
  • Demonstrable evidence of continuing professional development
  • Proven ability to work as part of a team
  • Excellent communication skills

To apply for this Clinical Nurse Specialist position, email your CV to aisling.regan@nursebank.ie or call Aisling on 086 228 4001 for more information.

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