Staff Nurse for Respite Centre – St. Catherine’s Association

St Catherine’s is an innovative organisation who provide community based services and supports to children/young people who have an intellectual disability and their families in Co Wicklow.

We are currently recruiting for a permanent relief staff nurse for one of our respite centers; the successful individual must have the following essential criteria:

Registration with An Bord Altranais
Knowledge and previous experience in Clinical Care Areas including but not exclusive to the following:
Tracheostomy Care, Suctioning, PEG, Medication Management, Oxygen Therapy, Epilepsy Management, Respiratory Management, Skin & Tissue viability management, Pain Management etc.
Evidence of Continued Professional Development
Excellent IT, administration, report writing and organisational skills
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Self-motivated and flexible
A proven ability to work effectively as part of a MDT team

Experience working with children with life-limiting conditions
Experience working with children with intellectual disabilities and accompanying complex medical needs.
Short listing of candidates will apply for the above position

If you are interested in applying for the above position please forward your letter of application and an up-to-date CV to the HR Department:

Closing Date for receipt of applications: 12.00 noon Wednesday 4th January 2017.
St. Catherine’s Association is an equal opportunities employer

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