Ireland- Agency


We are looking for a staff nurse with the necessary training to support and nurse patients towards good health. The nurse will deal with a range of patients, offering direct nursing care as well as, if necessary, physical or psychological support.


  • Candidates must be registered with An Bord Altranais
  • Minimum 6 months post graduate elderlycare experience is preferable
  • Strong clinical & communication skills are required
  • Must practice person centred approach in patient care
  • Ability to work as part of team & independently
  • Knowledge of HIQA Regulations and standards is essential
  • Eligible to work in Ireland




  • Assume responsibility on each shift for the nursing care of allocated residents
  • Ensure a high standard in care for the elderly is maintained at all times
  • Lead the team of Healthcare Assistants in providing high quality direct and indirect care
  • Build strong relationships with residents to encourage trust, and understand their needs
  • Evaluate resident care needs and in-conjunction with the multi-disciplinary team implement and evaluate individualized care plans that meet the resident’s needs
  • Form part of a dynamic environment where teamwork and personal development are encouraged
  • Ensure all documentation relating to residents is accurately maintained in accordance with regulatory requirements
  • Identify patients’ care requirements, focus on their needs and act on them
  • Prepare patients for examinations and perform routine diagnostic checks (monitor pulse, blood pressure and temperature, provide drugs and injections etc)
  • Monitor and record patient’s condition and document provided care services
  • Treat medical emergencies