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Location
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Medical & Pharmaceutical

Clinical Nurse – Cork

Posted on:

Friday 3rd May 2024

Overview of role:

Description:

 

We are recruiting for a Clinical Nurse for our client a leading eye care clinic with clinics nationwide.

Positions available in Cork & Kildare.

This position offers not only the chance to work in a dynamic healthcare environment but also provides a unique pathway for career advancement. This would ideally suit nurses with 2 to 3 years experience.

You must have a valid nursing qualification and NMBI registered.

You will be responsible for providing high-quality care to patients with eye disorders, injuries, and diseases.

Full training will be provided to include the Ophthalmology JACHPO training program.

Fast Track to CNM1: This role serves as a fast-track opportunity for ambitious individuals looking to progress to the CNM1 level.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Working closely with the team of Consultant Ophthalmologists, Optometrists and Ophthalmic Technicians to provide excellent care to patients
  • Prioritise casualty nurse appointments
  • Manage emergencies to include chemical injuries, resuscitation, administer pain medications and intravenous medications
  • Advise the exact diagnostics to be performed
  • Be the point of contact for casualty patients
  • Perform ophthalmic assessments as and when required
  • Complete and follow up on incident forms as needed
  • Maintain a high level of professionalism, integrity, and trust

 

Requirements:

 

  • Registered General Nurse essential
  • Registered with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland MBI
  • Previous experience in a busy patient clinic is a distinct advantage
  • Excellent communication skills, and ability to work collaboratively with a diverse group of healthcare professionals
  • A full clean driving licence essential as travel to other sites may be required

 

On Offer:

  • Salary: €34k – €41k
  • This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate, excellent working conditions & benefits

Salary:
See description

Closing date:
31/05/2024

Reference number:
DL/PM83