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Assistant Director of Nursing

Negotiable Nursing and Midwifery Dublin South

Excel Healthcare is currently seeking a dedicated Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON) within a warm and welcoming Nursing Home in South Dublin, just minutes away from the beach. This centre provides full time care for male and female adults, focusing on residential care, dementia care, convalescence, and respite.

This full-time permanent contract is an excellent opportunity for anyone with previous experience. As an Assistant Director of Nursing, you will be required to report to the Director of Nursing and work alongside the MDT.

Responsibilities of an Assistant Director of Nursing:

  • Meet with potential residents in the home or care setting to understand the full needs of the resident and their families.
  • Report to the Director of Nursing.
  • Lead and participate in unit meetings on resident care, management and progress.
  • Work alongside the multidisciplinary team, including staff nurses and healthcare assistants, ensuring effective communication while demonstrating commitment to our client’s core values.
  • Overseeing the smooth operation of the nursing home.
  • To be familiar with and to adhere to all company policies and procedures.
  • Lead and assist the nursing staff, fostering an environment where people feel empowered to carry out their responsibilities effectively.

Requirements for this ADON job

  • Hold active NMBI Registration Pin.
  • Minimum 5 years post registration experience.
  • Two years post registration experience in Gerontology.
  • High levels of organisational and communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to develop strong effective relationships with HIQA, HSE and families.
  • A compassionate approach to care for the elderly.

Benefits for this Assistant Director of Nursing job:

  • Employee Assistance Programme.
  • Excellent bonus and benefits.
  • On site parking.
  • Pension contributions.

If you think this Assistant Director of Nursing job is for you – contact Dagmara 087 737 8295 or apply through this post. All applications will be reviewed wit the strictest confidentiality.

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