Location Galway
Job-type Permanent
Salary €75000 - €85000 per annum
Contact Brenda Freeney
Email email Brenda
Reference J345670
Date Published 15 days ago
Job title: Director of Nursing / DON / Person in Charge - CO. GALWAY

Location: Co. Galway (easily commutable from Co. Clare)

Salary: €75K - €85K (DOE)

The Benefits:

Competitive salary
Target Bonus - €8K
Life Assurance
Employer PRSA Contribution
25 Days Holidays

Type of job: Full time, permanent, days only, on call duty

A well known and well managed, private nursing home, with good staff retention, is looking for a Director of Nursing. You will be supported by a General manager which will allow you to fully concentrate on the Clinical aspect of your post. You will ensure high quality care standards are maintained and that business objectives are met.

Your Main Responsibilities:
· Staff Management (experience essential)
· Highly quality care to our residence
· Effective Communication skills
· Human Resources, Training & development
· Meet & exceed HIQA standards & regulations
· Strong personality
· Marketing of business and new business opportunities
· Health & Safety Regulation
· Other duties

Your Profile:

Degree in Nursing and active registration with ABA/NMBI
Third level qualifications in Healthcare Management
You will have a minimum of 3 years experience in care of the elderly in the last 6 years of your career
You will be a natural leader and will possess strong people management skills and will demonstrate drive and ambition.
You will have minimum of 7 years experience in Nursing post qualification
You will have excellent communication skills to communicate effectively with residence, families and staff
You will have a very good working knowledge of regulatory compliance and HIQA standards.

Contact: Brenda at 01-5136740 or email your cv in confidence to :

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.