Dublin 4 & Dublin 1, Dublin
Dublin Well Woman Centre
The Dublin Well Woman Centre is a leading provider of women’s health, sexual health and family planning services in the greater Dublin area. We pride ourselves on particular expertise in women’s sexual health, and on the high level of service we provide to our clients.
We are recruiting for the role of Clinic Nurse in our clinics on Liffey Street and Pembroke Road.
Job Title: Clinic Nurse:
Hours of Work:
Tuesday 8am – 4.30pm
Wednesday 8am - 4.30pm
Thursday 11.00am – 7.30pm
Friday 8am – 4.30pm
(These hours can be subject to change given clinic needs)
The schedule will rotate between Monday to Friday and Tuesday to Saturday.
Two Saturdays a month are required (9.45 am – 4.30 pm)
This is a fulltime role of 37.5 hours.
Annual gross salary €39,721 for a 37.5 hour week.
Location: Pembroke Rd, Dublin 4 and Liffey Street, Dublin 1
Function: Effective and professional nursing functions in the Dublin Well Woman Centre
Reporting to: The Operations Manager / Medical Director
Minimum Requirements / Qualifications:
The Clinic Nurse will ensure the smooth and effective delivery of high-quality patient services. The Clinic Nurse will also work in conjunction with Dublin Well Woman doctors seeing patients in clinics, and will administer tests (including blood tests, STI tests, and cervical smears) to patients. Administration of test results and referrals will also be a function of this role.
The ideal candidate will be a registered general nurse or registered midwife with experience in sexual health, cervical screening and / or family planning, and with strong computer skills.
Ensure clinic administration runs smoothly, including preparing all samples, swabs, smears, for collection by courier, and ensuring all samples, swabs, smears and bloods are sent to the relevant testing site, etc.
Co-ordinate results of tests, and follow up and liaising with clients regarding results.
Operate the patient management system used for client records and medical results.
Clean up after clinics, preparing medical rooms for the next clinic and stocking the medical rooms.
Ability to discuss and advise on all contraceptive options. Dispense the contraceptive pill, and / or other medication, on the basis of a valid Dublin Well Woman prescription.
Perform cervical smear testing and advise clients re preventative screening, to include arranging any colposcopy appointments as may be required.
In conjunction with the Clinic Doctor, perform blood and infection testing, and advise clients of results.
Conduct patient work-up and provide necessary supports to Clinic Doctor in respect of provision of early medical abortion services.
Perform pregnancy tests, and advise clients of outcome.
Notify Operations Manager when drugs and pharmaceutical supplies are running low.
Perform additional clinical functions, such as cryotherapy and Depo Provera injections.
Ensure the centre has a well-equipped and in-date Emergency Tray.
Maintain Information Point / Display Area, ensuring availability of leaflets, etc.
Any other duties as may be assigned by the Medical Director or Operations Manager.
This position is initially being offered on the basis of a two year fixed term contract.
Permanent / Full-time