Director of Nursing

€ 65,000 - € 75,000 per annum





Job Description

Our client one of Ireland's leading healthcare providers are looking to recruit a Director of Nursing for their 40 bedded facility located just 5km miles from Limerick City. The Home caters for 40 residents with different levels of care needs, from nursing, residential and respite to residential dementia care. The home has a team of registered nurses, senior carers and care assistants dedicated to delivering high standards of 24 hour care.  
Reporting to the Regional Manager the successful candidate will essentially be responsible for the provision of long stay care for clients.              
Position of Director of  Nursing / Home Care Manager.        
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).            
Accountable to the Clinical Director, the successful applicant will be required to provide and manage a professional care and nursing service while actively contributing to the development of the Nursing Home, its residents and staff.            
The successful applicant: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 7 years relevant post registration nursing experience.        
Must have (within the last 6 years) a minimum 3 years' relevant experience, caring for the older person.          
Must possess (within 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/visitors, employees, management and external bodies e.g. GPs, hospitals, HSE, HIQA, etc.        
Post-registration qualification in Gerontology or Dementia Care and          
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.             
An excellent remuneration package will be provided to the successful candidate including the provision of continuing professional development.    
For more information on this role and a full job description please contact Amy  at TTM Healthcare Recruitment on 01-25136740 or e-mail your cv in confidence to

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