CNM 2- Childrens' Respite

  • Job Reference: VAC-11104
  • Date Posted: 18 December 2019
  • Recruiter: Nurse Bank
  • Location: South Dublin, Ireland
  • Salary: €43,900 to €57,100
  • Bonus/Benefits: £43.9k - 57.1k per year + 0
  • Sector: Person in Charge
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Clinical Nurse Manager 2
- Children's Respite Services
Permanent Post
We are seeking a highly motivated and dynamic Clinical Nurse Manager 2 for a young persons Respite Service based in Dublin. The Respite Service seeks to provide planned short-term breaks and positive experiences for children with a moderate, severe or profound intellectual disability. 

The primary role of the CNM2 will be to effectively lead, pro-actively manage and organise services. S/he will be committed to providing the highest standard of services in support of the children and young persons to live satisfying, fulfilling and interesting lives. The Respite Service is registered with HIQA.

This is a CNM2/Person in Charge role for our Children's Respite Service which provides afterschool and weekend respite for children with a moderate/severe intellectual disability.

The successful candidate will:
" Be on the current register of The Nursing and Midwifery Board and preferably RNID trained with evidence of continuous professional development
" Minimum of three years management experience, ideally in the disability sector, and the ability to demonstrate excellent leadership skills, including excellent communication, interpersonal skills and change management
" Relevant manager qualification or in process of gaining same
" The ability to motivate and develop a staff team and ensure staff implement organisational policies and procedures
" Have experience of supporting individuals with learning/intellectual disabilities
" Have experience in the area of autism and positive behaviour supports
" A proven track record in the delivery of Person Centred services and supports.
" A flexible working approach that responds to service provision. On Call is part of this role
" A Full Clean Driver's License
If you believe you have the necessary enthusiasm, competencies and experience to bring to this role, please forward your Curriculum Vitae by email to