Irish Wheelchair Association: Registered General Nurse (Part-Time)

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Irish Wheelchair Association (IWA Ltd) is a progressive independent person centred organisation providing services for people with limited mobility nationally. Our mission is to provide exceptional services and other supports that change lives and ensure that people with disabilities are in a position to participate fully and equally in their communities.

We now seek applications for the following position in Galway City – Close to Eyre Square

Registered General Nurse

5 hours per week, 6 months fixed term contract
Pro-rated annual salary range between €3,688 and €5,801 (DOE)

Irish Wheelchair Association (IWA) is seeking registered general nurse to work with one service user and take responsibility for the safe and effective delivery of specified nursing interventions for the person availing of the service. In this role, you will need to establish and maintain good communication with the person availing of the service, their family and staff members involved in the service, as well as the Clinical Nurse Manager (CNM) and/ or designated staff.

This role includes administering prescribed injections for the named individual, as well as other duties that may be required by the CNM. You will be required to attend to the Service User’s physical and clinical needs, follow the clinical care plan, maintaining his comfort and dignity and communicating with him in an effective and stimulating manner.

The successful candidate will possess professional Qualification in Nursing and be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland. The experience of working with people with disabilities is desirable. Excellent communication, organization, decision making and strong problem solving skills are a must.

For more information, contact Mary Seymour on 01 818 6414 or 087 7376135
To apply please email current CV and cover letter to

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is Friday, 5th April 2019

IWA is an equal opportunity employer.


Galway City

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