Nurses , Medical Professionals & Healthcare

Psychiatric Nurse

  • Full Time
  • CarlowIreland
  • 42000590

PE Global Healthcare are currently looking for a Staff Nurse to join an addiction service in Meath. This role would suit a nurse based in North Dublin and surrounding areas.

Our client is recruiting a Staff Nurse on a full timer perm basis based in Meath. This is an excellent opportunity to progress your career in the Forensic Mental Health Sector.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Safe Management and Administration of Medications
  • Utilising nursing skills to support the delivery of effective front-line support to all Service Users
  • Support the development and implementation of Health Assessments, Medication Plans and all supporting docs outlining supports for individuals including: personal plans, epilepsy plans, diabetic plans etc.
  • Ensure that all Health Action Plans are delivered appropriately to all Service Users
  • Promote good relationships with primary health care services in each individual’s community.
  • Communicate and liaise with the Multi-Disciplinary Team
  • Identify supports and work in partnership with the individual, their family and other supports as outlined within individual Personal Plans
  • Support service users with health appointments and follow through on recommendations.
  • Maintain strict confidentiality in relation to service users.
  • Promote & nurture person centred planning using key worker systems and shared goal setting, maintaining confidentiality at all times
  • Support the development and implementation of relevant docs outlining supports for individuals including: personal plans, standard operating procedures etc.
  • Support and promote maximum opportunities for community involvement for people who use the service.
  • Assist DON in regard to compiling and presenting reports as required
  • Maintain strict confidentiality in relation to staff and service users.

Skills Requirement

  • Experience in Nursing.
  • Be registered on the Psychiatric Division of the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI)
  • Excellent knowledge of all aspects of Medication Management.
  • Effective verbal and written communication.
  • An understanding of the needs of individuals.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Ability to work on own initiative.
  • Experience of relating to people in a supportive role.
  • Willingness to learn.
  • Reliability and flexible approach to work.
  • Good organisation and IT skills.
  • Self-motivated / Self starter.
  • Ability to plan time effectively.
  • Full current driving license.


  • Company Pension
  • Life Assurance/Death-in-Service
  • Paid Maternity/Paternity Leave
  • Education Assistance
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Employee Referral Scheme
  • Working hours over a 7 day roster involving shift work
  • Continuous Professional Development
  • Fantastic development & career opportunities & more

Please click the link below to apply, call Amy on +353 89091963 or alternatively send an up-to-date CV to

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