Staff Nurse, Silver Stream, Cork, €24 ph
Silver Stream, Cork
Silver Stream Healthcare Group offer great employment and training opportunities. We are committed to attracting and retaining professional and dedicated staff to help us provide the highest level of care possible to our residents and a peace of mind to their families.
We invest significantly in staff development and training so that our care teams can implement international best practice and have access to the latest developments in gerontology and residential care of the elderly services.
About the Role:
We currently have Staff Nurse positions at all our Cork Nursing Homes (Riverstick Care Centre P43 Y006 and Ballincurrig Care Centre – T56 TC 04). The role of a Staff Nurse is to provide excellent nursing care and enhancing our residents quality of life.
Main Duties & Responsibilities:
Assume responsibility on each shift for the nursing care of allocated residents.
To plan and deliver a high standard of evidence-based individualised care.
Lead a Team of Health care Assistants, allocate duties and ensure that they are performing their duties adequately.
Evaluate resident care needs and in-conjunction with our multi-disciplinary team implement and evaluate individualised care plans that meet the resident’s needs.
To adhere to the procedures/guidelines in place.
Maintain clear, concise and accurate records within the home in accordance with legislation.
Must be able to quickly and effectively work in an emergency situation.
Performs procedures accurately, completely and safely.
Build strong relationships with residents to encourage trust and understand their needs.
Knowledge and awareness of HIQA standards and ability to participate in inspection process.
Shifts are rostered Monday to Sunday and will include Night duty.
Registered on the Irish live register (NMBI). Must have active PIN.
1 year Nursing experience (preferred).
Experience of HIQA Standards and Health Act Regulations 2013.
Strong clinical & communication skills are required.
IT skills, Computer literate in Outlook, Work and Excel.
Fluent in English language (verbal and written).
Proven attention to detail and follow through.
12 hour shifts
Benefits of working with us
Refer a Friend scheme
Opportunities for career progression
Paid Garda Vetting
Employee Assistance Programme