Job Description


  • Ensure
    that all Staff Members contribute, to the best of their ability, to the
    efficient running of the Nursing Home and the creation of an atmosphere
    conducive to the best interests of the Clients.
  • Report
    any ill health amongst Clients and make requests for G.P / Professional
    visits where necessary.
  • Ensure
    that Clients' Care Plans are completed and maintained in conjunction with
    Clients, Relatives and other Health Care Professionals, and in accordance
    with An Bord Altranais guidelines and Company Policy.
  • Assess
    all aspects of Clients' care needs, provide health supervision and direct
    Nursing Care when required.
  • Assess
    social and health care needs of new Clients, and maintain on-going
    assessments and review all other Clients.
  • Maintain
    accurate records and ensure that each Client within the Nursing Home has
    an individualized Care Plan. Client Care Plans to be reviewed on a monthly
    basis or even more frequently as and when required, in accordance with An
    Bord Altranais guidelines & Company policy.
  • Carry
    out regular checks on Clients at intervals as required. Ensure a clear and
    concise handover report is given to all relevant Staff Members at the end
    of each shift.
  • Administer
    prescribed medicines and document the same accordance with the Company's
    procedure and NMBI.
  • Practice
    maximum integrity in all dealings with Clients' personal and financial
    affairs in line with the Financial Policy, and avoid abuse of the
    privileged relationship which exits with Clients.




  • Ability
    to communicate effectively at all levels
  • Genuine
    interest in working with the relevant Client group.
  • Current
    Registration with NMBI.
  • Team
  • 1st
    level Nurse
  • Desired
    experience / qualification in care for relevant Client category.
  • Knowledge
    of HIQA Standards
  • Previous
    supervisory experience