Assistant Director of Nursing

Competitive

Dublin

Nursing

Permanent

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Job Description

 
 
Our client one of Ireland's leading healthcare providers are looking to recruit an Assistant Director of Nursing for a recently opened state of the art 60 bedded facility based in North Dublin. Reporting to the Regional Manager the successful candidate will essentially be responsible for the provision of long stay care for clients.                  
               
Position of Assistant Director of Nursing             
           
The appointee will undertake the role and responsibilities of the Assistant Director of Nursing..              
Accountable to the Director of Nursing, 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 5  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 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 Brenda at TTM Healthcare Recruitment on 01-2970391 or e-mail your cv in confidence to bfreeney@ttmhealthcare.com