Job Description

 

Director of Nursing

We are currently recruiting for the central role of Director of Nursing for CareChoice Ballynoe which is located at White’s Cross, Co Cork. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced carehome manager to be an integral part of CareChoice’s strategic vision.

If you are a Director of Nursing/ Assistant Director of Nursing looking to step up, to work with an established team, with great support from our central Quality and Innovation, HR and Finance Departments please get in contact.

Role Responsibilities:

Lead the delivery of resident care.
Enhance the person-centered approach.
Lead and manage an enthusiastic team to work to their potential.
Work with the Director of Quality and Innovation and CareChoice Director of Nursing colleagues to develop policies, programmes and evidence-based practice.
Conduct internal audits
Initial induction of staff and ongoing training and development of staff
Encouragement of innovative practice
Ensuring implementation and adherence to Company and HIQA standards.

Candidate Requirements:

Minimum of 3 years’ experience of Nursing Management in Care of the elderly within the last 6 years.
Post-registration management qualification (QQI Level 6 minimum)
Currently registered with NMBI
Proven track record of clinical, leadership and people skills
Thorough knowledge of HIQA standards, regulations and the ‘HEALTH ACT 2007’
Excellent communication, leadership and organisational skills
Proven track record in decision-making ability
Qualification in Gerontology is desirable

What we offer:

Comprehensive induction training
Free Garda Vetting
A rewarding and dynamic working environment
Very competitive rates of pay
Performance-related Bonus
25 days Annual leave
Subsidised meals
Excellent training & Development opportunities
Free regular updating of mandatory training along with non-mandatory training
Employee Assistance Programme
Free Parking

A detailed Job Description is available upon request.

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