- Director of Nursing

  • Job Reference: VAC-10375
  • Date Posted: 7 July 2017
  • Recruiter: Nurse Bank
  • Location: Kilkenny, County Kilkenny, Ireland
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Negotiable
  • Sector: Director of Nursing
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

We require on behalf of our client a Director of Nursing to join to their existing Team. This 50 bedded Facility offers long term, respite and convalescence care and is committed to provided excellent quality of care to all their residents.
Candidates must:

  • Pocess a Management Qualification
  • Be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI)
  • At least 3 years' experience working with care of the elderly
  • Be familiar with Health Act (2007) Care and Welfare of Residents in Designated Centres for Older Persons and Regulations
  • Good Knowledge of the Health Information and Quality Authority Regulations 
  • Excellent Communication Skills 

Principal Duties and Responsibilities are:

  • Proven ability to direct, develop and evaluate nursing staff
  • Good interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to handle stress and remain calm during difficult or challenging situations 
  • Outstanding leadership and motivation skills 


For further details in relation to this post, please contact Niamh Carolan on 086-2284001 or email niamh.carolan@nursebank.ie or visit www.nursebank.ie for our latest live jobs.

About Nurse Bank
Nurse Bank is a leading nursing and healthcare recruitment firm and is a division of AGC Healthcare. Nurse Bank works in partnership with Ireland's top healthcare organisations and assist both Irish based and international nurses seeking access the best available career and training opportunities in Ireland. Our clients are spread across the island of Ireland - we are confident that we can match your requirements around a new post or locum work to a location and organisation that meets all of your criteria. We also offer a comprehensive package of relocation supports if required and have a rewarding Referral Scheme to demonstrate our appreciation to nurses that both find employment with us or refer a colleague to us.