Enhanced Care CNM3

Duration of Post

Fixed Term

Campaign Reference

145938

Closing Date

14th December 2021

Children’s Health Ireland (CHI) operates as a single service across the existing Dublin children’s hospitals, Crumlin, Temple Street and Tallaght. Also, the paediatric outpatients and urgent care centres, Connolly which opened in July 2019 and Tallaght which is due to open in 2021. CHI governs and operates local paediatric services for the Greater Dublin Area and all national paediatric specialist services, some of which are on an all-island basis.

Enhanced Care refers to the need for additional or extraordinary care, beyond what is provided for within average daily staffing levels. The role of the Enhanced Care CNM is to establish, manage and implement the development of the Enhanced Care programme across CHI. The successful candidate will be required to lead the enhanced care programme and establish a governance system. The post holder will develop, plan and co-ordinate in collaboration with the responsible clinical team in conjunction with the CCNE a training and development programme for enhanced carers and staff across CHI.

Essential Criteria:

  • Registered Children’s Nurse or RCN, RNID or RPN
  • Minimum of 5 years post registration experience within an acute paediatric healthcare setting,
  • Demonstrate evidence of continuing professional development at the appropriate level.
  • Have the clinical, managerial and administrative capacity to properly discharge the functions of the role. 
  • Experience in managing a team
  • Strong negotiating skills
  • Competent user of ICT packages such as word, excel, database management

How to Apply

Please note that you must submit a cover letter with your CV, this forms part of your application and CV’s will not be accepted without a detailed cover letter.

The closing date for submissions of CV’s and letter of application is Tuesday 14th December 2021 by 5pm. Applications must be completed through the advertised post on CHI.jobs by clicking ‘Apply for Job’.

Applications will not be accepted through direct email or any other method.

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CHI provides a comprehensive benefits package to meet your needs through your work life and beyond:

  • Excellent Annual Leave entitlement
  • Pension Scheme
  • Sick Pay Scheme
  • Monthly Health & Wellbeing Activities
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Access to excellent public transport at all CHI sites
  • Bike to Work
  • Tax Saver Travel Scheme
  • On-site Banking
  • Choirs/Musical Society
  • Running Clubs/ Walking Groups
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Lunch and Learns

CHI provides a comprehensive benefits package to meet your needs through your work life and beyond:

  • Excellent Annual Leave entitlement
  • Pension Scheme
  • Sick Pay Scheme
  • Monthly Health & Wellbeing Activities
  • Access to first-rate postgraduate programmes/Educational Assistance
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Access to excellent public transport at all CHI sites
  • Bike to Work
  • Tax Saver Travel Scheme
  • On-site Banking
  • Choirs/Musical Society
  • Running Clubs/ Walking Groups
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Lunch and Learns