L’Arche Dublin: Staff Nurse

L’Arche Dublin

Staff Nurse

3 days 9 to 5(with some flexibility needed) (.6 of F.T. E). Permanent Contract.

We are recruiting for the above position providing support to adults in a residential setting with intellectual disabilities in L’Arche Dublin (Baldoyle, North Dublin).

The successful candidates must be committed to providing the highest standard of services in support of adults to live satisfying, fulfilling, and interesting lives. The role will require flexible weekend working to reflect the needs of the residents. For a Job Description please see attached.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be on the current register of An Bord Altranais and preferably RNID trained.
  • Have an understand or experience in working within a regulatory environment (HIQA, etc).
  • Have a strong interest and /or experience in working with adults with an intellectual disability.
  • Excellent communication, teamwork, interpersonal, organisational, and initiative skills.
  • Understanding of Advocacy, Human Rights and Risk Management concepts.
  • Have an in-depth knowledge and understanding of National Standards for Residential Services for Adults and Adults with Disabilities and relevant legislation pertinent to support of adults.
  • Demonstrate sound knowledge and social model practice in support of adults.
  • Be able to guide and coach care assistants in providing care to the residents.
  • A full clean driving license.

If you believe you have the necessary enthusiasm, competencies, and experience to bring to this role, please forward your letter of application along with your Curriculum Vitae by email to peter.shiels@larche.ie

Informal enquiries to Peter Shiels – 086 2395811

Closing Date: Friday 17th December 2021

Short listing will apply.

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General Info

Date Entered/Updated
15th Oct, 2021
Baldoyle, North Dublin
Expiry Date
15th Dec, 2021