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  • Full Time
  • Sligo
  • €21 - €24 per hour EUR

Nuvo Healthcare Recruitment

Intellectual Disability Nurse

A new standard for disability care where the focus is ensuring service users achieve a life as independent as possible.

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Our client is looking for a Staff Nurse to join their children’s residential service based on the outskirts of Sligo in a small village. The service consists of 3 services users and the role is a mixture of 12 hours shifts.

The role is open to all nursing disciplines on a Full time, Part time or Relief basis. They have something for everyone.

The role of a staff nurse for intellectual disability typically involves:

  • Assessing the health needs of individuals with intellectual disabilities, including conducting physical exams, taking medical histories, and monitoring symptoms.
  • Developing care plans that address the unique needs of each individual, including medical treatments, medications, and specialized therapies.
  • Administering medications, treatments, and therapies as prescribed by a physician or other healthcare provider.
  • Providing basic nursing care, such as taking vital signs, assisting with activities of daily living, and providing emotional support.
  • Educating individuals with intellectual disabilities and their families on self-care, healthy habits, and managing their conditions.
  • Collaborating with other healthcare professionals, such as physicians, therapists, and social workers, to ensure coordinated and comprehensive care.

Educational Requirements

  • NMBI Pin number – Open to all nursing disciplines
  • Nursing Qualification
  • Excellent Communication


  • Salary €21 to €24 per hour
  • Rollin Roster
  • High Staff Levels – Reducing work load
  • Time and Half – Sunday
  • Double Time Bank Holidays
  • Education Opportunities

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