Director of Nursing - Hospital
Our client's facility is a purpose built high-spec hospital with ultra-modern facilities, open since January 2013. Their vision is to be recognised as providing all our patients with Individualised, High Quality, Safe Care. We are committed to the development of new and existing clinical services through investment in expertise, skills, and facilities. Our team is dedicated to ensuring that safe and effective patient care continues to be at the core of everything we do.
We are inviting applications for the post of Director of Nursing. This is an exciting opportunity for a senior nurse manager to join our Hospital Management Team and play a significant role in the development of the hospital in to the future.
The successful candidate as part of the Hospital Management Team will oversee the delivery of an efficient, effective, caring and patient focused nursing service. Key responsibilities include patient relations, clinical quality, service development and cost effectiveness. The management of change is central to the role.
The Director of Nursing will be responsible for maintaining and promoting a culture within nursing that is conducive to empowerment and ongoing learning at all levels S/he will provide strategic leadership and direction for the nursing service and have a proactive approach to meeting patient needs, nursing care needs and to ongoing service/education developments.
The successful candidate will meet the following criteria:
Be a Registered General Nurse and be on the live register with NMBI (Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland);
At least 10 years Post Registration Experience (most of which is in the acute care setting);
Have experience at a senior management level within a private hospital setting;
Possess excellent interpersonal skills with an awareness/sensitivity towards patient needs;
Have excellent communication skills;
Third Level qualification in Nursing or equivalent is essential;
A Postgraduate or equivalent qualification in Management is desirable.
Apply with CV and cover letter
- € 70,000 - 80,000 Per year
- Full time
- Job Level
- Manager, Deputy Manager / Senior Staff, Qualified (non-manager)
Posted 24 Sep 2016
Closes 31 Dec 2016
Ref: Director of Nursing - Hospital
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