Assistant Director of Nursing

€ 55000.0 Per year
Full time
Job level
Manager, Deputy Manager / Senior Staff
13 Nov 2020
13 Dec 2020

Job Description

The Assistant Director of Nursing will work under the direction of the Director of Nursing to promote excellence in clinical care and practice in the Nursing home.

You will be a skilled Nurse practitioner who will act as a resource person and coach facilitating and promoting an ethos and culture of Quality Assurance throughout the home.

You will work with the care team and other areas to advise and offer support to staff, residents and families.

Essential Criteria:

Have not less than 3 years’ experience of nursing older persons in the last 6 years.

Have a minimum of 7 years post registration experience.

Have an in-depth knowledge of regulatory requirements and regulatory inspection activity as they pertain to residential care centres.

Hold a third level qualification in management.

Demonstrate an ability to embrace change and be committed to continuous improvement and learning throughout the residential care home.

Have the skill to influence others, build constructive relationships and achieve outcomes.

Be a Registered General Nurse.

Duties of the role:

Be available to work flexible hours when required.

Assist DON in maximising bed occupancy.

Attend and participate in regular management meetings in the Home and other locations as required.

Be aware of the confidential nature of the work and in particular, the right of residents to confidentiality.

Coordinate the quality and safety system including all aspects of clinical risk management and resident involvement.

Participate in coaching and appraisal of staff on a regular basis

In consultation with HR, participate in grievance and disciplinary activities

Ref: SC26141

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