Director of Nursing Home job opportunity in Galway

  • Job Reference: 178389C
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2020
  • Recruiter: Headhunt International
  • Location: Galway
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Nurses
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Director of Nursing Home job opportunity in Galway

Director of Nursing Galway West

Job title: Director of Nursing / DON / Person in Charge

Location: Co. Galway (West)

Salary: Very competitive salary (DOE)

Type of job: Full time, permanent, days only, on call duty

This is a great opportunity for a Director of Nursing or Assistant Director of Nursing to join this small, village located nursing home in West County Galway.
This nursing home is is part of a Group
Home cares for individuals requiring long term or short term care.

Your Main Responsibilities:

· Highly quality care to our residence
· Staff Management (experience essential)

· Effective Communication skills
· Human Resources, Training & development
· Meet & exceed HIQA standards & regulations
· Strong personality
· Marketing of business and new business opportunities
· Health & Safety Regulation
· Other duties

Your Requirements

A Nursing qualification and current registration with NMBI
Third level Management qualifications essential
Minimum three years' experience in the area of nursing of older people within the previous six years
You will be of good character.
You will possess the required knowledge to implement and monitor agreed programs and the staff for whom they have assigned responsibility. A high standard of suitability is necessary to effectively discharge the duties of the post.


3+ years experience in a managerial role
Ideally 5+ years post grad experience as a Nurse
registered with NMBI
Previous people management experience and possess strong leadership and staff management skills
Knowledge of HIQA standards essential
Previous experience in Care of the Elderly
Preferably 3rd level management qualification

For immediate interview please email CV to:

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