Director of Nursing

Location Mayo
Job-type Permanent
Salary €70000 - €85000 per annum
Reference J1694
Director of Nursing- Co. Mayo

TTM Healthcare are proud to be recruiting for the position of Director of Nursing with our Client based in Co. Mayo. Our Client is a 55 bedded nursing home for the elderly and incorporates convalescent, long and short- term Nursing Home care.

About the Role:

The appointee will undertake the role and responsibilities of the Person-in- Charge in line with the Health Act 2007, related regulations and standards published by the Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA). The Director of Nursing will have a fantastic support network behind them. Enhance the person-centred approach to resident care on which we pride ourselves, and which is driven by respect for the rights of older people and are focused on the quality of life measures meaningful to individual residents.

The Requirements:

Must be a registered nurse on the Live Register with NMBI
Must have 7 years relevant post registration nursing experience
Must have (wihtin the last 6 years) a minimum 3 years' relevant experience, caring for the older person.
Must possess (wihtin the last 6 years) a minimum of 3 years management/supervisory experience, including team leadership with resource planning and allocation.
Must have the ability to communicate effectively with residents, relatives, relatives/visitors, employees, management and external bodies e.g. GPs, hospitals, HSE, HIQA, etc.
Post- registration qualification in Gerontology or Dementia Care and Post- registration 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.

An excellent remuneration package will be provided to the successful candidate including the provision of continuing professional development.

For more information or to apply, please click the link to APPLY.

For further inquiries contact Shelby on 015136740.

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.