The person we are looking to recruit will be contracted for 39 hours per week on a permanent contract and will be based in St. Patrick’s Cheshire Services, Tullow, Co. Carlow.
Operating out of a social model of disability, you will have responsibility for the assessment, planning, delivery and evaluation of the care required to meet the physical, psychological and social needs of individuals with physical and neurological disabilities receiving Cheshire Ireland services, in a residential setting.
The Cheshire Residential Service is based on clear principles of supporting people “one person at a time”. As a Cheshire Clinical Nurse Manager 2 you will be committed to the provision of quality services and to the concept of working in partnership with service userss who live in a community based setting.
The successful candidates will have the ability to operate independently with good use of initiative. This role provides care and support to individuals living in community based services and you will be required to establish and maintain relationships with individuals with disabilities that are based on respect and equality and that promote their independence. It is critical that when undertaking your work that you do so in a manner that is consistent with Cheshire Ireland’s values, operating ethos and standards.
SKILLS and EXPERIENCE
In possession of a nursing qualification and registered with An Bord Altranais
A Minimum of 3 years post qualification experience and currently operating at CNM 1 or CNM 2 level
Experience ideally in an environment focussed on physical and neurological condidtions in a management capacity
Knowledge of associated Regulations and HIQA standards
Have experience in the delivery of training to all levels of staff and in the development and implementation of policies
Evidence-based decision making skills
Mentoring and line management skills
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Have evidence of Personal & Professional Development
Be in possession of a full clean driving licence and own car
WHY WORK WITH US?
Flexible Working Hours
Competitive Salary (depending on experience)
Employee Assistance Program
Twilight/Night and Weekend Premiums
Sick Pay Benefit
Induction and on going training
Permanent / Full-time