Director of Nursing (Elderly Care) - Tipperary

Location County Tipperary
Job-type Permanent
Salary €55000 - €70000 per annum
Reference J334909
Position Available : Director of Nursing - (45 Bedded Care Home) - Co. Tipperary

We are presently recruiting a Person In Charge / Director of Nursing for one of our clients a Care 45 Bedded Care Home based in Co. Tipperary.

The Opportunity :

Reporting directly to the General Manager, You will undertake the role and responsibilities of the Director of Nursing in line with the Health Act 2007, related regulations and standards published by the Health Information and Quality Authority.

The Responsibilities and experiences:

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 5 years of relevant post-registration nursing experience.
Must have (within the last 6 years) a minimum of 3 years’ relevant experience, caring for the older person.
Must possess (within the last 6 years) a minimum of 3 years of 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.

The Education :

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.

The Benefits:

The salary and benefits for this position will be determined according to the experience of the successful candidate and in the region of €55,000 + DOE. (A tailored package of benefits will be offered with this role and discussed with the successful candidate). This is a full time, permanent position.

The Contact :

Please contact Brenda on 01-5136740 - Nursing Team or email your cv in confidence to

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.