2019.11.21 Staff Nurse RNID - EIJB0400 | Enable Ireland

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Enable Ireland is a leading national voluntary organisation which provides essential services for 8,500 children and adults with disabilities and their families. We require dedicated employees, with a flexible and adaptable approach, to help support our work with children and adults with disabilities in Ireland.  


2019.11.21 Staff Nurse RNID - EIJB0400

Location: Tipperary
Contract Type: Permanent full time

We have an exciting opportunity for Staff Nurse RNID (Full Time Permanent Contract) for Nenagh Adult Day Service

Overall Purpose of the Post:
To Provide Nursing Support on a full time basis to adults with dual disability and additional needs.  In order to provide a flexible Nursing service that is person centred.

Overview of Duties & Responsibilities:

• Maintaining and updating Service user’s records ensuring Medical prescription forms are current and up to date
• Health Promotion and well-being of Service users
• Writing and implementing care plans
• Gastrostomy Feeds
• Management and replacement of NG and PEG tube
• Administer nebulizer PRN
• Administer O2 PRN
• Clinical observations
• Provide First Aid in emergency situation
• Keep detailed record of incident and treatment provided
• Record and Monitor nutritional intake as appropriate
• Be responsible for ongoing assessment of Service users and regular documentation of same
Please see job Description for full list of Duties

Essential Criteria:

• Current registration with An Bord Altranais RNID
• Full driving licence, own transport
• Experience working with adults with complex needs.
• Knowledge of “New Directions” – Guidelines for day services (http://www.hse.ie/eng/services/Publications/services/Disability/newdirections.html)

Desirable Criteria
• Experience of Service development in a similar disability setting.
• Proven Ability to adapt to changing needs within the service.
• Management training.
• Train the trainer qualification

2019 RNID Graduates Eligible to Apply

We would love to hear from you if you have a passion for working with our organisation and have the relevant experience/skills required for the role.
A panel will be formed, following these interviews, for similar work arising within the next 12 months
Please download person specification, job description and employment application forms below and forward completed applications to Edel Godley at egodley@enableireland.ie
Applications must be made on the Enable Ireland Application Form only. CV’s will not be accepted.

Informal Queries to by email to: Dolores Ryan at dryan@enableireland.ie
Closing date for applications:  5pm Friday 29th November December 2019
Interview Date: Week of 9th December 2019 at Enable Ireland Quinn’s Cross Mungret Limerick

Enable Ireland is an equal opportunities employer
The post will be subject to reference checks and will be subject to Garda vetting/police clearance.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified applicants from all sections of the community.
The above information serves only as a guide to the advertised position. Enable Ireland, at its discretion, reserves the right to change this prior to appointment.
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Related Resources

2019.11.21 Staff Nurse RNID Job Description - EIJB0400

2019.11.21 Staff Nurse RNID Person Specification - EIJB0400

Employment Application Form Word Version