Clinical Nurse Specialist – Infection Control

Ref: VAC-96017
  • Location: Dublin
  • Industry: HSE Point 9
  • Discipline: RGN


Job Description

Job Title: Clinical Nurse Specialist – Infection Control
Location: North Dublin
Salary: DOE

Are you an a CNS and need a change and a new challenge?

We have an exciting opportunity for a Clinical Nurse Specialist – Infection Control for a leading private hopsital in Dublin.

About the role:

Ensure the provision of a high quality service to minimise healthcare associated infections
Be active in patient and staff teaching and keep up to date with national and international guidelines
Investigate outbreaks of infection, taking the lead as required
Audit compliance to infection control practice
Liaise with Occupational Health staff and Health and Safety Officer
Provide specialist knowledge in liaison with clinical teams and nursing staff

It is essential you have:

Nursing Qualification and Registration with An Bord Altranais
Postgraduate course relevant to the specialism
Some supervision or management experience and proven track record in leading teams
At least 5 years acute experience
2 years experience in the specialist area – Infection Control

The role will require you to work flexibly covering rostered shifts of days, nights, weekends and bank holidays.

What’s on offer:

Fantastic salary and benefits package
Training and development opportunities

For further information on this opportunity please apply online.