The Dublin Well Woman Centre is a leading provider of women’s health, sexual health and family planning services in the greater Dublin area. We pride ourselves on particular expertise in women’s sexual health, and on the high level of service we provide to our patients.
We are recruiting a half-time Clinic Nurse position for our Liffey Street and Pembroke Road clinics.
The part-time role is as follows;
Two and a half days a week, and 1 Saturday / month
This averages to 20 hours / week (exact rota to be discussed in interview and agreed).
Salary pro-rata full time salary range €39,721 – €41,710.
Along with salary, following completion of probationary period, we provide an attractive Annual Training Allowance and Study Leave scheme to support ongoing professional development. This position is being offered on the basis of a one year fixed term contract with the potential to move to permanency.
35, Lower Liffey Street, Dublin 1
67 Pembroke Rd, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4
Effective and professional nursing functions in the Dublin Well Woman Centre
The Operations Manager / Medical Director
Minimum Requirements / Qualifications:
Clinic Nurses in the Dublin Well Woman Centre ensure the smooth and effective delivery of high-quality patient services. Clinic Nurses will also work in conjunction with Dublin Well Woman Centre Clinic Doctors seeing patients in clinics, and will administer tests (including blood tests, STI tests, and cervical smears) to patients. Administration of test results and referrals will also be a function of this role.
The ideal candidate will be a registered general nurse or registered midwife who is a registered smear-taker in the Cervical Check screening programme, and who has experience in sexual health and / or family planning, and with strong computer skills.
Ensure clinic administration runs smoothly, including preparing all samples, swabs, smears, for collection by courier, and ensuring all samples, swabs, smears and bloods are sent to the relevant testing site, etc.
Co-ordinate results of tests, and follow up and liaising with clients regarding results.
Operate the patient management system used for client records and medical results.
Clean up after clinics, preparing medical rooms for the next clinic and stocking the medical rooms.
Ability to discuss and advise on all contraceptive options. Dispense the contraceptive pill, and / or other medication, on the basis of a valid Dublin Well Woman prescription.
Perform cervical smear testing and advise clients re preventative screening, to include arranging any colposcopy appointments as may be required.
In conjunction with the Clinic Doctor, perform blood and infection testing, and advise clients of results.
Conduct patient work-up and provide necessary supports to Clinic Doctor in respect of provision of early medical abortion services.
Perform pregnancy tests, and advise clients of outcome.
Notify Operations Manager when drugs and pharmaceutical supplies are running low.
Perform additional clinical functions, such as cryotherapy and Depo Provera injections.
Ensure the centre has a well-equipped and in-date Emergency Tray.
Maintain Information Point / Display Area, ensuring availability of leaflets, etc.
Any other duties as may be assigned by the Medical Director or Operations Manager.
Closing date for receipt of a Letter of Application and CV is close of business on Monday 6th September 2021.