Director of Nursing/ Person in Charge

Location Cork
Job-type Permanent
Salary €80,000 Salary - DOE
Reference J334013
TTM Healthcare are assisting our client, a Care of the Older Person Service with the recruitment of a Director of Nursing for their 40+ bedded facility. This facility is located in West Cork and is 30minutes travel from Mallow.
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Assistant Director of Nursing or a Director of Nursing that has a keen interest in the expansion and growth of a service.

The Employer Overview:
This residential facility provides care to the elderly, where each person feels welcomed and valued. The quality of care and accommodation is a of a high standard while ensuring a homely environment which is comfortable and allows privacy.

The Opportunity:
The Director of Nursing will receive direct reports from the Assistant Director of Nursing and will oversee the management of the service. The successful applicant will be required to provide and manage professional care and nursing service while actively contributing to the development of the facility, its residents and staff.

Applicant Criteria:
  • Hold a valid NMBI registration
  • Obtain a qualification in people management
  • Hold 3 years' recent management experience
  • Post-graduate qualification in Gerontology is desirable
  • Have excellent knowledge on HIQA regulations
  • Have strong people management skills and effective communication skills
  • Be a team player and willing to support others

Your Role:
You are required to:
  • Undertake the role and responsibilities of the Person in Charge in line with the Health Act 2007, related regulations and HIQA National Quality Standards
  • Establish and maintain relationships with residents that are based on respect and equality
  • Use leadership styles that have a positive impact on staff morale and the Nursing Home environment
  • Promote, encourage and practice the ethos of person-centred care

The Rewards:
  • €80,000 Salary - DOE
  • 20 day's Annual Leave
  • Continuous Professional Development
  • Free parking
  • Senior support

To apply for this above position, click APPLY NOW!
To inquire, call Sarah Byrne @TTM Healthcare

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.