Staff Nurse – Dual Qualified RGN & RCN

€ 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

Our Client is seeking an experienced dual qualified Staff Nurse for rewarding role in their Hospital in South County Dublin

Department ; Surgical Inpatient Unit

Person Specification


An Bord Altranais Registered Childrens’ Nurse licence in good standing

An Bord Altranais Registered General Nurse licence in good standing.


Acute hospital experience essential

Job Specific Competencies and Knowledge


Demonstrate ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

Demonstrate motivation and an innovative approach to job.

Communication and Interpersonal Skills

Demonstrate effective communication skills including the ability to present information in a clear and concise manner.

Demonstrate an understanding of change management.

Planning and Organising

Demonstrate evidence of effective planning, organising and time management skills.

Demonstrate flexible approach – to internal rotations, rostering, e.g. night duty, theatre on call, attitude to work.


Demonstrate evidence of recent and relevant experience in the specialised area and in an acute hospital setting.

Demonstrate knowledge of new developments in specialised area.

Demonstrate knowledge of national strategies where appropriate to nursing care.

Key Responsibilities and Deliverables

Provides direct care to assigned paediatric patients and adult patients.

This role requires the post holder to be competent to take charge at night.

Takes the nursing history, summarises data, and states nursing diagnoses or patient care needs.

Observes and records signs, symptoms, and behaviours, including the physiological status of patients; presents the assessment of changes, the proposed revision of interventions, and desired outcomes.

Follows policy for activating an individualised plan of care for newly admitted patients.

Delivers designated nursing interventions to assigned patients that are consistent with the stated medical plan of care.

Performs admission, discharge and transfer procedures, and assists others with patient's activities and care.

Executes consultants’ orders for all assigned patients; safely and properly administers medications and treatments.

Notifies appropriate nursing and medical staff to changes in the patient's status.

Independently performs duties and assumes responsibility for care of assigned patients.

Performs techniques and routines in the specialty service area.

Performs or assists others to perform proper aseptic techniques, isolation procedures, and infection control measures.

Documents nursing care in all assigned patient records.

Maintains patient's privacy and confidentiality of information and records at all times.

Evaluates care given including the patient response.

Reassesses and documents the proposed revision of interventions and desired outcomes.

Demonstrates ability to assess patient's understanding of and compliance with instructions and health care teaching.

Reviews documentation of instructions, teaching topics, and patient response with the Head Nurse or designee.

Adheres to internal controls established for department.

Performs ad hoc duties as required.

This is a wonderful role for the right candidate with excellent benefits.

Apply with CV for further details


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