• Job Reference: VAC-10434
  • Date Posted: 10 October 2017
  • Recruiter: Nurse Bank
  • Location: Kildare
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Shift
  • Sector: Nursing
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: Shift
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Poppy Smullen
  • Email: poppy.smullen.51D07F225.0@applythis.net
  • Telephone: .

Job Description

Nurse Bank are currently seeking a Registered General Nurse. The candidate must be a dynamic and highly motivated Staff Nurse to cover maternity leave in a prestigious nursing home in Co. Kildare. Our client is committed to providing excellence in patient care. 

Applicants must have the following:
" Ability to communicate effectively at all levels
" Genuine interest in working with the relevant Client group.
" Current Registration with An Bord Altrainis.
" Team Player
" 1st level Nurse
" Ensure that all Staff Members contribute, to the best of their ability, to the efficient running of the Nursing Home and the creation of an atmosphere conducive to the best interests of the Clients.
" Report any ill health amongst Clients and make requests for G.P / Professional visits where necessary.
" Ensure that Clients' Care Plans are completed and maintained in conjunction with Clients, Relatives and other Health Care Professionals, and in accordance with An Bord Altranais guidelines and Company Policy.
" Assess all aspects of Clients' care needs, and provide health supervision and direct Nursing Care when required.
" Assess social and health care needs of new Clients, and maintain on-going assessments and review all other Clients.
" Maintain accurate records and ensure that each Client within the Nursing Home has an individualised Care Plan. Client Care Plans to be reviewed on a monthly basis or even more frequently as and when required, in accordance with An Bord Altranais guidelines & Company policy.
" Carry out regular checks on Clients at intervals as required. Ensure a clear and concise handover report is given to all relevant Staff Members at the end of each shift.
" Administer prescribed medicines and document the same accordance with the Company's procedure and An Bord Altranais.
" Establish and maintain good communication with Clients, Relatives and with the multidisciplinary team.
Take the first step - contact the Nurse Bank team today on 01 6991555 or poppy.smullen@nursebank.ie
Nurse Bank is a leading nursing and healthcare recruitment firm and is a division of AGC Healthcare. Nurse Bank works in partnership with Ireland's top healthcare organisations and assist both Irish based and international nurses seeking access the best available career and training opportunities in Ireland. Our clients are spread across the island of Ireland - we are confident that we can match your requirements around a new post or locum work to a location and organisation that meets all of your criteria. We also offer a comprehensive package of relocation supports if required and have a rewarding Referral Scheme to demonstrate our appreciation to nurses that both find employment with us or refer a colleague to us.