Staff Nurse

Recruiter
St Gabriels
Employment Type
Permanent
Salary
Not disclosed
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St. Gabriel’s is a Voluntary Organisation based in Limerick providing therapy and education services to children with disabilities. St. Gabriel’s has a large nursing unit supporting the children who attend St. Gabriel’s school. We also have a purpose built six bedroom respite house specifically to meet the needs of children with complex physical disabilities and additional medical needs living in the Mid-West Region. 

Due to the expansion of our services we wish to recruit the following highly motivated and enthusiastic staff members for permanent, temporary full-time, part-time and relief employment in the roles of 

Staff Nurses and Healthcare Assistants

across our Services

Location: St. Gabriel’s Children’s Respite House, Mungret, &

 St. Gabriel’s, Dooradoyle, Limerick and other locations as necessary

Staff Nurse – Essential experience, skills and abilities

Be currently registered with the Register of Nurses & Midwives maintained by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland. 

Experience of working in a health or social care setting.

Demonstrate good interpersonal communication skills and have a positive attitude towards staff, children with special needs, their parents and carers. 

Possess effective administrative skills – oral, written, IT. 

Currently eligible to work in Ireland. 

Desirable

Experience supporting ADLs of children with disabilities, complex medical needs and life limiting conditions. 

Experience working in a HIQA designated residential and/or respite centre.

Ability to demonstrate understanding and skill in the management of enteral/ tube feeding/epileptic seizure management.

Ability to contribute to skills training of children in the areas of social and personal care that will contribute to their personal development and independence. 

An understanding of the principles of community inclusion for children with disabilities.

Healthcare Assistant – Essential Experience, skills and abilities

Minimum FETAC Level 5 Healthcare Assistant or equivalent in a relevant healthcare discipline. 

Excellent interpersonal and IT skills.

Currently eligible to work in Ireland.

Demonstrate good interpersonal communication skills and have a positive attitude towards staff, children with special needs, their parents and carers. 

Desirable:

Experience working with children with disabilities.

Experience working with children with complex medical needs such as epilepsy, enteral feeding and technology dependant.

Experience working in a HIQA designated centre.

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Permanent contract
  • Paid holidays
  • Comprehensive learning & development program
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Pension
  • EAP
  • Flexible Supportive Workplace

Informal enquiries to:

Ms Elaine O’Riordan, (Person in Charge) Manager

St. Gabriel’s Children’s Respite House, Mungret, Limerick

Tel:   

Application form, job description and job specification are available from:

Christine Dillon

St. Gabriel’s, Dooradoyle, Limerick

Shortlisting may apply

Closing date for receipt of completed application form: 

on or before 5pm Thursday 23rd June

Canvassing will disqualify

St. Gabriel’s is an Equal opportunities employer