Staff Nurse - Health Check (Day role)

€ 28768.0 - 45800.0 Per year
Full time
Permanent, Contract, Bank
Job level
Qualified (non-manager), Deputy Manager / Senior Staff, Newly qualified
11 Sep 2020
31 Dec 2020

Job Description

The Nurse Health Screening Programme functions in the role of clinician and educator in the programme.

The role of nurse is based on autonomy of practice, in-depth theoretical nursing knowledge, and clinical expertise.

The Health Check Programme will be a unit within the hospital that will utilise other clinical departments to collect the data in order to perform a health screen for the client. The clinic is a consultant led service with a nurse clinical lead, nursing and administration support.

Person Specification


NMBI Registered General Nurse licence in good standing.


Nursing with at least 3 years’ experience, practice nurse skills preferred.

Job Specific

Competencies and Knowledge

Knowledgeable in Health Promotion.

Act as client & patient advocate.

Works within and understands his or her scope of practice.

Nursing care provided will be based on evidence and up to date research.

Excellent interpersonal skills.

Evidence of professional development.

Skills in physically assessing a client, Advanced Health Assessment Module desirable.

Problem solving and critical thinking.

Develop and maintain effective relationships with medical and administrative staff, the clients and any other relevant people or bodies.

Work on their own initiative with problem solving techniques in the decision making process.



Excellent computer skills

Willingness to expand role

Commitment to continuing professional development

Apply with CV for full and detailed job description

Ref: RGN Health check

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