Director of Nursing

  • Job Reference: VAC-12608
  • Date Posted: 13 October 2020
  • Recruiter: Nurse Bank
  • Location: County Waterford, Ireland
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Negotiable
  • Sector: Director of Nursing
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

On behalf of our client, we require a Director of Nursing to join a Nursing Home in Co. Waterford. The successful candidate will provide strategic leadership and promote the opportunity for clients / residents to direct their own lives in accordance with their cognitive and physical abilities in a homely and "normalised" environment.
Duties:

Experience

  • Minimum of 3 years elderly care experience, which should be at management level.
  • Knowledge of the Nursing Home Industry
  • Have a full understanding of the National Standards for Residential Care Settings for Older People
  • Have wide general nursing experience and proven leadership qualities.
  • Have experience/ qualification in /Gerontology.
  • Evidence of consistent updating of clinical skills and knowledge
  • Demonstrable coaching & development skills within clinical practice
  • Competent and confident IT skills
  • Has worked with or has a knowledge of caring for people with dementia.

Qualifications

  • Registered on the Live Register in the General Division of the Register of Nurses as maintained by the NMBI.
  • Elderly Care Qualification
  • Management Qualification
  • Masters level Degree or equivalent experience


Take the first step - contact the Nurse Bank team today on 0879422200 or fran.burke@nursebank.ie