Assistant Director of Nursing

Ref: VAC-100313
  • Location: Dublin
  • Industry: Assistant Director of Nursing
  • Discipline: Elderly Care


Job Description

Job Title: Director of Nursing
Location: Co Dublin
Salary: €70,000 – €85,000

Are you an experienced ADON ready to take the next step? Are you a Director of Nursing and you need a change and new challenge?

We have an exciting opportunity for a DON for a leading provider of care.

The role:

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
Display business & financial acumen and an appreciation of the requirements of the environment
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
Display high levels of personal integrity and maintain confidentiality in all relevant aspects required of the role.

On offer:

Highly competitive salary
Pension scheme
Ongoing training
Great potential for career advancement
Friendly and supportive working environment
Wonderful location


Nursing qualification and registration with NMBI
Evidence of continuous professional development
Demonstrate a sound knowledge in elderly care
At least 3 years’ experience in a nursing management environment, in elderly care
Post graduate management qualification
Detailed knowledge if HIQA standards, regulations and the ‘Health Act 2007’

To apply:

For further information on this opportunity please apply online or email