Director of Nursing

Ref: VAC-93645
 
  • Location: Galway
  • Industry: Director of Nursing
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Job Description

Job Title: Person In Charge
Location: Ballinasloe, County Galway
Salary: €55,000 to €60,000

We have an exciting opportunity for a PIC for a local care provider.

This is an excellent opportunity for the successful candidate to be part of a independent care home, with a lot of atomony to run the care home as needed.

About the role:

Role Responsibilities:

Provide direction and support to staff in the direct provision of care
Ensure the delivery of the highest standard of nursing care
Represent the nursing home as a senior manager and act in the best interest of the nursing home and its residents at all times
Maintain awareness of the bigger picture and demonstrate business awareness when making decisions.
Be proactive in seeking opportunities for improvements and embrace change
Develop policies, programmes and evidence-based practice consistent with standards (HIQA) and seeking at all times to deliver a standard that is considered best practice

It is essential you have:

Nursing Qualification and Registration with NMBI
At least 3 years experience in a nursing management environment, specifically in care of the elderly
Detailed knowledge if HIQA standards, regulations and the ‘Health Act 2007’
Demonstrate a sound knowledge and clinical nursing practice together with future trends in care of older persons
Shows an understanding of current legislative policies pertinent to care of the older persons
A post graduate management qualification, is not essential but would be desirable

What’s on offer:

Fantastic salary and benefits package, depending on experience
Training and development opportunities

For further information on this opportunity please apply online.