Staff Nurse

Recruiter
Brothers of Charity Services Ireland
Employment Type
Permanent
Salary
€31,109 - €47,931 per annum
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BROTHERS OF CHARITY SERVICES IRELAND – SOUTHERN REGION

The Brothers of Charity Services Ireland – Southern Region is a major voluntary organisation, which provides age related residential, educational and day services for people with intellectual disabilities, autism and communication disorders throughout the Cork and Kerry area.

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a dynamic organisation and be part of a multidisciplinary team, that continues to develop its services in conjunction with Brothers of Charity Services Policies. There may be promotional opportunities available for suitable candidates.

STAFF NURSES – Ref: 39/2022

Post 1: Permanent Full-Time (75 hours per fortnight) – 1 post

Post 2: Permanent Part-Time (50 hours per fortnight) – 1 post

Post 3: Specified Purpose contract to cover maternity leave (75 hours per fortnight)

St. Patrick’s Upton, Innishannon, Co. Cork

Post 4: Staff Nurse, Permanent Full-Time (75 hours per fortnight)
Cork City.

Post 5: Specified Purpose part-time contract for 12 months (31.2 hours per fortnight)
Location: Community Services, Bandon, Co. Cork

A panel will be formed as a result of this process from which subsequent Staff Nurse appointments (including part-time relief posts) within our Cork City and County (Bandon / Innishannon, Co. Cork) Services will be made over the next 12 months.

The Role

As part of a team, provide holistic support to people with an intellectual disability in their residential service, day service and within their community. The person/s appointed should be flexible in their approach to service provision and should have the ability to work as part of a team. They will be required to take an active part in ensuring that the day to day operations of the service reflect the ethos and vision of the Brothers of Charity and that the needs of the individuals they support are met through Person Centred Planning.

The Candidate

  1. Professional Qualifications, Experience etc.
Candidates must:

  1. Have a relevant nursing qualification (preferably Registered Intellectual Disability – RNID) & registration with Nursing & Midwifery Board of Ireland – (NMBI) – An Bórd Altranais or be entitled to be so registered; and
  2. Have the clinical and administrative capacity to property discharge the functions of the role.
  3. Post holders must maintain annual registration with An Bord Altranais
  4. Possess a good knowledge of supporting people with an Intellectual Disability/Autism
  5. Demonstrate initiative, good interpersonal and teamwork skills
  6. It is highly desirable that applicants would have experience working with and supporting people with an Intellectual Disability / Autism / Vulnerable adults
  7. For post 5 applicants must have at least 2 years’ experience working with people with an intellectual disability.
  8. Possess a full clean Driver’s licence which qualifies you to drive manual transmission vehicles on Irish roads
2. Age
The Public Service Superannuation (Age of Retirement) Act, 2018* set 70 years as the compulsory retirement age for public servants.
* Public Servants not affected by this legislation:
Public servants recruited between 1 April 2004 and 31 December 2012 (new entrants) have no compulsory retirement age.

Public servants recruited since 1 January 2013 are members of the Single Pension Scheme and have a compulsory retirement age of 70.

  1. Health

Candidates for and any person holding the office must be fully competent and capable of undertaking the duties attached to the office and be in a state of health such as would indicate a reasonable prospect of ability to render regular and efficient service.

  1. Character

Candidates for and any person holding the office must be of good character.

Salary Scale: €31,109 – €47,931 per annum (1/10/21 PSPP Consolidated Scales) Pro-rata for part-time hours)

Informal Enquiries to:

Posts 1, 2, 3 and 5: Colette Whelan, Area Manager, Tel: , e-mail:

or

Post 3: Claire McNally, Sector Manager, Tel: , e-mail:

Closing Date, Sunday 17th July 2022

Applications should be made using the Apply link below

The Brothers of Charity Services Ireland – Southern Region is an equal opportunities employer

BROTHERS OF CHARITY SERVICES IRELAND – SOUTHERN REGION

The Brothers of Charity Services Ireland – Southern Region is a major voluntary organisation, which provides age related residential, educational and day services for people with intellectual disabilities, autism and communication disorders throughout the Cork and Kerry area.

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a dynamic organisation and be part of a multidisciplinary team, that continues to develop its services in conjunction with Brothers of Charity Services Policies. There may be promotional opportunities available for suitable candidates.