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Specialised Mental Health Rehabilitation Programme Career Opportunities

For further information please contact a member of our HR Team on 01-4950021 or Email: hr@bloomfield.ie

Assistant Director of Nursing

We are seeking applications for the position of Assistant Director of Nursing for a permanent full-time contract.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Assistant Director of Nursing to lead and develop a team of Clinical Nurse Managers, Registered Nurses and Healthcare Assistants and to play an integral and active role in a committed Multidisciplinary Team to make a significant contribution in the area of psychiatric nurse management.

The successful candidate will be a dynamic and energetic individual with experience of working at Assistant Director of Nursing/Clinical Nurse Management level in mental health and will have an in-depth knowledge of the Mental Health Commission requirements, leadership and governance with evidence of continuing professional development.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Support the Director of Nursing to ensure the strategic and operational development, co-ordination and management of mental health services in accordance with national and regulatory standards and with regard to best practice.
  • As an active leader have the knowledge and experience to deliver strategic and operational change programmes in the nursing and healthcare teams.
  • Ensure that the nursing and healthcare service provision is delivered to the highest standard of treatment, care and that safety is maintained.
  • Assist with the design of policies, protocols, guidelines and procedures which will ensure that the highest standard of patient centred care is provided.
  • Ensure the highest standard of compliance with regulatory programme including Clinical Governance, Health & Safety and Risk Management standards.
  • In the absence of the Director of Nursing to deputise in that capacity.
  • Participate in the multi-disciplinary team and work in co-operation and collaboration with team members.
  • Demonstrate leadership skills in supporting and advising staff nurses in aspects of management of their respective areas of responsibility.
  • Manage all employee relations matters in accordance with the Human Resources policies and procedures.
  • Support the recruitment and selection of nursing and healthcare personnel.
  • Ensure effective workforce planning for all nursing and healthcare resources.
  • Advise on all aspects of legislation pertaining to nursing practice, mental health and education.
  • Participate in the work of committees and task groups relating to both educational and clinical aspects of the service as required.
  • Ensure that all practices, procedures and policies conform to the service and strategic plans of the organisation.

The successful candidates will meet the following requirements:

  • A Registered Psychiatric Nurse (with An Bord Altranais or with eligibility to register).
  • Possess 7 years post registration nursing experience consisting of at least 3 years’ experience working in adult mental health services
  • Possess at least 3 years Clinical Nurse Management 2 (CNM2) experience.
  • Possess a post registration QQI level 8 approved management qualification in health or a related field (desirable).
  • Established and recent acute clinical and senior management experience in the areas of both Mental Health and Care of the Older Person in Ireland.
  • Experience in a healthcare / hospital setting, including Acute Mental Health Care.
  • Clinical experience of medical conditions and in palliative care.
  • Possess the requisite knowledge and ability including a high standard of suitability and clinical, managerial and administrative competencies.
  • Extensive experience in managing staff, budgets and workforce planning.
  • Possess an in-depth knowledge of the Mental Health Commission requirements, leadership and governance
  • Energetic individual with solid clinical experience in working with a team of diverse clinicians and strong knowledge of the concepts and operation of Clinical Governance.
  • Strong ability to lead, teach, manage, participate and play a key role in the practice education of students and promote and engage in the teaching/training/support of others as appropriate.
  • Have a good knowledge and experience of health, safety and other statutory regulations affecting a healthcare organisation.
  • Demonstrate evidence of continuing professional development.

Bloomfield Health Services offers a competitive package and the salary will be aligned to the HSE Consolidated Pay Scale for Assistant Director of Nursing.

CV and cover letter should be sent to the HR Department hr@bloomfield.ie. Closing date for applications is Friday 9th November 2018 at 5pm. For enquiries or further information please contact a member of our HR Team on 01-4950021 or email: hr@bloomfield.ie

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Clinical Nurse Manager (CNM2) Night Position (Permanent full time contract)

We are seeking applications for a Clinical Nurse Manager 2 Night Position.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Clinical Nurse Manager to lead a team of Registered Nurses and Healthcare Assistants and to play an integral and active role in a committed Multidisciplinary Team to make a significant contribution in the area of psychiatric nurse management.

The successful candidate will be a dynamic and energetic individual with experience of working at a Clinical Nurse Manager level in mental health.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • To provide continued strategic and operational development, co-ordination and management in accordance with national and regulatory standards and with regard to best practice.
  • Ensure that the nursing service provision is delivered to the highest standard of treatment, care and that safety is maintained.
  • Ensure the highest standard of compliance with regulatory programme including Health & Safety and Risk Management standards.
  • As an active leader have the knowledge and experience to deliver operational change programmes in the nursing service.
  • Collaboration with resident, family, nursing, carers and other staff in goal setting and care planning.
  • Participate in the multi-disciplinary/healthcare team and work in co-operation and collaboration with team members.
  • Ensure that all practices, procedures and policies conform with the service and strategic plans of the organisation.

 The successful candidates will meet the following requirements:

  • Be a Registered Psychiatric Nurse (with An Bord Altranais or with eligibility to register).
  • Have a minimum of five years full time post qualification experience.
  • Must possess requisite knowledge and ability including a high standard of suitability and clinical, managerial, leadership and administrative competencies.
  • Must have an in-depth knowledge of the Mental Health Commission requirements.
  • Have excellent knowledge and experience of health, safety and other statutory regulations affecting a healthcare organisation.
  • Demonstrate evidence of continuing professional development at the appropriate level.
  • Excellent people management experience and skills.

Bloomfield Health Services offers a competitive package inclusive of support for further professional development.

The salary will be aligned to the HSE Consolidated Pay Scale for Clinical Nurse Manager 2.

Our benefits include:

  • Family friendly working arrangements
  • Fixed roster patterns
  • Generous healthcare staff shift premiums (25% night duty, double time Sundays and bank holidays)
  • Contributory pension
  • Career development
  • Comprehensive training programmes
  • Further education supports
  • On-site library and research facility
  • Bloom Together employee well-being programme
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Free onsite staff parking
  • Subsidised restaurant
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Tax saver commuter ticket

For further information please contact a member of our HR Team on 01-4950021 or Email: hr@bloomfield.ie

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Registered Psychiatric Nurse

We are seeking applications for the position of Registered Psychiatric Nurse for full and part time permanent roles.

This is a great opportunity for both experienced and newly qualified Registered Psychiatric Nurses to be an active part of a committed multidisciplinary team and to make a significant contribution in the area of psychiatric nursing.

The successful candidates will be Registered Psychiatric Nurses (with An Bord Altranais or with eligibility to register).

Bloomfield Health Services offers a competitive package inclusive of support for further professional development.

Students who are due to qualify are welcome to apply. A panel will be formed for future positions.

For further information please contact a member of our HR Team on 01-4950021 or Email: hr@bloomfield.ie

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Healthcare Assistant

We are seeking applications for the position of Health Care Assistant for full permanent roles.

This is a great opportunity for both experienced and newly qualified Health Care Assistants to be an active part of a committed multidisciplinary team and to make a significant contribution in the area of mental health.

The successful candidate will have completed a QQI Level 5 (8 modules) in Healthcare and will have a minimum of 6 months experience as a Healthcare Assistant. Previous experience in a psychiatric environment is an advantage.

Mandatory Healthcare modules required are: Communications, Work Experience, Care Skills, Care Support, Safety & Health at Work.

Elective modules are:  Recovery Mental Health, Social Studies, Care of the Elderly, Nutrition, Activities of Living Patient Care , Infection Prevention & Control , Human, Growth and Development.

A panel will be formed for future positions.

For further information please contact a member of our HR Team on 01-4950021 or Email: hr@bloomfield.ie

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Healthcare Assistants
Permanent Part-Time Roles available (42 hrs per fortnight)
Closing date – Monday 8th October 2018 at 10am

We are seeking applications for the position of Health Care Assistant for part-time permanent roles. The shift pattern is 8am to 2pm over 7 days.

This is a great opportunity for both experienced and newly qualified Health Care Assistants to be an active part of a committed multidisciplinary team and to make a significant contribution in the area of mental health.

The successful candidate meet the following requirements:

  • Have completed a QQI Level 5 (8 modules) in Healthcare
  • Have a minimum of 6 months experience as a Healthcare Assistant.
  • Previous experience in a psychiatric environment is an advantage.

Mandatory Healthcare modules required are: Communications, Work Experience, Care Skills, Care Support, Safety & Health at Work.

For further information please contact a member of our HR Team or Email: hr@bloomfield.ie

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