Assistant Director of Nursing

Location Rush
Job-type Permanent
Salary €55000 - €60000 per annum
Reference J1970


Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON) - North Dublin (Close to M1 Motorway Norhbound, Skerries, Balbriggan, Rush & Lusk and Swords)


Location: North Dublin (Located close to Balbriggan, Skerries and approximately 18 minutes from the M1 Motorway)
Job-Type: Permanent
Salary: €55K - €60K
Starting : ASAP


At TTM Healthcare we are proud to have partnered with one of the largest independent Healthcare providers of quality nursing home care in Ireland are recruiting an Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON) for their Residential Care Home based in North County Dublin. If you think the position is right for you, let’s talk.

The Nursing Home is a luxury purpose-built nursing home offering 56 beds comprising 50 single rooms and 3 twin rooms for those preferring company. All rooms are en-suite. This Care Home provides care for residents who have been assessed as requiring specialist dementia care as well as those residents who are physically frail and require our support. The home is staffed by a team of professional registered nurses and care assistants, experienced in working with residents who have dementia.

This care home provides respite care to give home carers a much needed break, or rehabilitation after a hospital stay. The nursing home provides a high standard of care 24 hours a day.  Their dedicated care team are continuously trained to care for residents varying and individual needs. We cater for both short and long term respite care. Convalescent care is also available for those recovering from surgery.  
Supporting the Director of Nursing this care home has a dedicated team of staff nurses, senior healthcare assistants, healthcare assistants, activity coordinator, social care practitioner, allied healthcare professionals and ancillary staff, who’s focus is to enhance the lives of the elderly residents in their care.  
Your Clinical Responsibilities:
The appointee will undertake the role and responsibilities of the Assistant Director of Nursing. Accountable to the Director of Nursing, the successful applicant will be required to provide and manage a professional care and nursing service while actively contributing to the development of the Nursing Home, its residents and staff.          
The successful applicant:-
Must be a registered nurse (on, or eligible to be on, the live register of nurses maintained by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland, NMBI.              

Must have 3- 5  years relevant post registration nursing experience.             
Must possess management/supervisory experience, including team leadership with resource planning and allocation.              
Must have the ability to communicate effectively with residents, relatives/visitors, employees, management and external bodies e.g. GPs, hospitals, HSE, HIQA, etc.              
Post-registration qualification in Gerontology or Dementia Care and / or a Post-registration qualification in healthcare management or equivalent will be an advantage. In the absence of such a qualification, the appointee will be required to undertake such training.                 

You will enjoy the following benefits:
Competitive Salary
Further education sponsorship (post-grad, masters etc)
Paid training days
Paid Breaks
Subsidised canteen
Free Parking


To apply for this Assistant Director of Nursing Role (ADON) position please submit your CV using the APPLY LINK or Contact: Brenda Freeney at 065 686 9300 Ext 142

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.