General Manager Vacancy - Ennis, Co.Clare

TTM Healthcare Executive Search and Cahercalla Community Hospital are working in tandem to recruit a new General Manager. The role will be based in Ennis and is a full time permanent post.

The Organisation

Cahercalla Community Hospital & Hospice is a long established 112 bed nursing home and hospice in the town of Ennis, Co. Clare.  As a community based charitable organisation our values and culture are what makes us different, we are passionate about providing our residents with the highest standards of person centred care. The facility has a long and lasting connection with the community and is an intrinsic part of the fabric and culture of the area.

The Role

We are looking to recruit a Person in Charge/General Manager who is experienced and will be self-motivated to direct and manage the organisation. Reporting to the Board of Directors and supported by a strong clinical team, including a Director of Nursing, the General Manager will oversee the day to day operations of the centre in accordance with company standards, mission statement, vision and values. Contribute to the overall quality of the organisation by developing, reviewing and implementing policies, strategies and plans to meet the mission statement, regulatory requirements and residents needs. Control and plan performance against targets and monitor individual department performances. Direct and coordinate all health, safety and environmental activities. Appraise regularly the performance and development of all department managers.

The role is an excellent opportunity to establish a strong and positive connection with the community and continue the strong leadership and development of this local and treasured facility.

Excellent salary and benefits on offer.

The Qualities

We desire candidates to have the following though there may be a little flexibility:

  • 3rd Level Degree in Nursing or equivalent Health orientated qualification.

  • 3 years experience in a management capacity in the area of Health and social care.

  • Post Registration qualification in health or a related field.

The ideal candidate will have the following skills/personal attributes.

  • Leadership skills with the ability to motivate others

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to effectively relate to people at all levels.

  • Strong analytical, problem solving and organisational skills.

  • High level of integrity and accountability.

  • Flexible approach with the ability to cope with constant change