Nurse Manager

Location Carlow
Job-type Permanent
Salary €22.04 per annum, Benefits: Pension, 24 days annual leave, travel expences, Mon to Fri
Contact Louise Byrne
Email email Louise
Reference J343650
Date Published 3 months ago
TTM Healthcare are currently recruiting a Clinical Nurse Manager on behalf of Ireland's leading Alzheimers and Dementia Day Care services.
This is a permanent contract working €35 hours per week across 3 of their faciliities based in Carlow, Kilkenny and Laois.
Excellent career progression opportunities available for the right candidate.
Registered General Nurses, ID nurses and Psychiatric Nurses considered for the position.
The Role:
The Nurse Manager is responsible for providing best practice dementia specific care to all the clients in the Day Care Centre (currently run within the individuals home due to covid). He/she provides and promotes a model of care which is person centered, community focused and has an appreciation of the needs of the carer. He/she is responsible for managing and guiding all of the staff required to run the centre. He/she is responsible for health and safety and administration of the day care centre.

•Registered Nurse with An Bord Altranais
•Supervisory skills
•Knowledge of the voluntary sector, older people issues and dementia
•Strong client focus:
-Commitment to deliver a high quality person centered care service
-Empathy and respect for the rights of the individual with dementia - Good observational skills
•Management Skills:
-Ability to supervise, manage and motivate a team of carers
-Ability to plan and manage change
-Excellent organisational skills in the area of general administration, resource allocation etc.
-Financial awareness and ability to operate centre within budget
-Ability to handle effectively challenging deadlines and multiple tasks
•Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
•An understanding of legislation relevant to the role e.g. Health and Safety, Employment legislation etc.
•Comprehensive understanding of the Irish health system and structures
•Experienced computer user with strong MS office skills

•Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm, no nights or weekends
•24 days annual leave
•Opportunity for career progression
•Sick Leave
•Pension Scheme
•Travel Expenses
For more information, call Louise Byrne today on 015136740 or click apply with your most recent CV.

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.