Director of Nursing

Are you charismatic, ambitious, industry experienced and eager to expand and run an established nursing home ?

Nurse Ireland are now searching for a Director of Nursing on behalf of our client who has a well established Nursing Home in Co Galway.

Job Responsibilities:

  • The overall direction, coordination and evaluation of nursing care and services provided to residents.
  • Ensuring that set standards and legislative requirements for resident care are attained and exceeded.
  • Ensuring the development of a person-centred model of care which is driven by a respect for the rights of older people and are focused on quality of life measures meaningful to individual residents.
  • Leading and managing an enthusiastic team to work to their potential.  
  • Ensuring the development of policies, programmes and evidence-based practice consistent with standards (HIQA) and standard policies within the nursing home.

Qualifications / Requirement:

  • Must have past experience as Director of Nursing
  • Must be registered with An Bord Altranais
  • 3 years post-registration experience in a nursing home environment.
  • Must have significant management experience
  • Excellent people skills
  • Thorough knowledge of HIQA standards and regulations
  • Excellent Interpersonal & Communication Skills
  • Computer Skills

If you would like to find out more please send your CV to Alan Noone for an initial consultation

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