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Director of Nursing

Negotiable Nursing and Midwifery Dundalk

Excel Healthcare is currently seeking a dedicated Director of Nursing within a private nursing home just outside Dundalk, Co. Louth, which specialises in residential, convalescent and rehabilitative care.

This is a perfect career opportunity for anyone with proven management experience. This is a full-time permanent contract in a nursing home. As a Director of Nursing, you will be responsible for overseeing the provision of high-quality care to residents.

The ideal candidate for this role would have previous managerial experience, at a minimum level of ADON within the Irish nursing home system. This role will suit someone living in Dundalk and the surrounding area.

Responsibilities of a Director of Nursing:

  • Managing and leading a team of healthcare professionals.
  • Ensuring the highest standards of care are always provided.
  • Work alongside the multidisciplinary team, including staff nurses and healthcare assistants, ensuring effective communication while demonstrating commitment to our client’s core values.
  • Keeping the occupancy of the home at an efficient level by collaborating with various resident referrers and the Operations Manager.
  • Participating in staff meetings and training.
  • Managing the recruitment and onboarding of new staff.

Requirements for this DON job:

  • Hold active NMBI Registration Pin.
  • Proven managerial at a minimum level of ADON and decision-making skills.
  • High levels of organisational and communication skills.
  • A compassionate approach to care for the elderly.
  • Strong knowledge of HIQA standards and regulations.

Benefits of this job:

  • On site parking
  • Excellent bonus and benefit
  • Pension contribution.
  • Working with a highly skilled team of healthcare professionals.

Interested in this Director of Nursing job in Co. Louth? Enquire for more information through this post or by calling contacting consultant Dagmara 087 737 8295.


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