Practice Nurse Contract view to permanency

  • Job Reference: NUR 173296
  • Date Posted: 4 December 2017
  • Recruiter: Headhunt International
  • Location: Dublin
  • Salary: 20.50 to €25.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Nurses
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Practice Nurse
GP Practice
North Dublin
Contract with view to permanency
4 Day week Tues - Friday

Our client a GP Practice in North Dublin wishes to recruit a Practice Nurse for a Maternity Contract position with a view to permanency.
Ideal candidate is someone who is or has worked as a GP Practice Nurse, you will be working with another Practice Nurse.

Duties:

* Administrative:
Stock control, Childhood vaccines, travel vaccines, flu vaccine, pneumococcal vaccine, HPV vaccine. Sterilization of instruments, Maintenance of Emergency Equipment, Practice Protocols, Stock control and ordering of Primary Childhood Vaccines.
* Paediatrics:
Immunisations and associated administrative functions, Triage, Centile Charts (Height/Weight), Asthma Data Collection.
* Obstetrics:
Pregnancy Testing, Breast Feeding advice.
* Adult Screening:
Phlebotomy, Urinalysis, E.C.G., 24 Hour ABPM, Lifestyle Advice, S.T.I. Screening, Geriatric Screening, Smear Tests and associated administrative functions.
* General Vaccination:
Primary Childhood Immunisation Programme, Flu Vaccination, Pneumococcal vaccination, HPV vaccination and associated administrative functions.
* Travel Vaccination:
Management of appointments, advice on travel and administering of vaccines.
* Heartwatch:
Ongoing surveillance of patients with known heart disease as per the Heartwatch Programme protocols.
* Patient Education:
Women's/Men's Health, Asthma, Menopause, Travel Advice, Management of Childhood illness, Smoking Cessation, infant & toddler feeding advice, diabetes, Heart Disease prevention.

Excellent communication skills in person & over the phone needed, very good IT skills

Hourly rate is 25Euro but is very negotiable
Hours are Tuesday - Friday - 8am - 5.30pm

Maternity Contract position with a view to permanency.
For further information Please do not hesitate to Call Maria O' Dwyer at any time on mobile 087 2951493 or email Maria on md@headhuntinternational.com