Cheeverstown House: Staff Nurses - Night Duty

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“Enabling people with an intellectual disability to have full and meaningful lives through quality person centred services in partnership with families”

Cheeverstown House is a voluntary organisation, in a four-year accredited partnership with the Council on Quality and Leadership, based in South County Dublin.  We provide a range of support services to people with an intellectual disability in various locations and our core values are person-centredness, community inclusion and active participation with a strong emphasis on quality.  We are now recruiting to form a relief panel of nurses to work night duty within our services.

STAFF NURSES – Night Duty

These positions will provide opportunities for successful candidates to develop their career in providing personal support services for adults with an intellectual disability.  Cheeverstowns’ core values are person-centredness, community inclusion and active participation with a strong emphasis on quality.  Successful candidates may be placed in residential or community based services; in some cases providing one-to-one support to adults with an intellectual disability. 

Qualifications required:

  • Current An Bord Altranais registration.  Applicants will ideally have an RNID qualification, however RGN’s or RPN’s with experience of the disability sector are also welcome to apply.

Desirable criteria:

  • Commitment to a person-centred approach, community inclusion and the individual needs of the person
  • Very good understanding of intellectual disability, HIQA regulations and particularly HSE policies Moving on from Congregated Settings and New Directions
  • Experience in the area of challenging behaviour
  • Experience of displaying a high level of professionalism in working with families
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Full, clean drivers licence and willingness to drive as part of role

Application forms are available from the Human Resources Department, tel: (01) 4993700, or on email at personnel@cheeverstown.ie

CHEEVERSTOWN HOUSE LTD IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER

Region: 

Dublin

Expiry date: 

14/01/17

Date Entered/Updated: 

14/11/16