Sensitivity in Caring


Assistant Director of Nursing

Full time positions

Ferbane, Abbot Close

Role Summary

The role of the Assistant Director of Nursing shall be to support the Director of Nursing in the clinical and professional leadership of the care team and to deliver direct resident care.


  • A registered General Nurse on the Register of Nurses held by An Board Altranais or be entitled to be so registered
  • Evidence of continuous professional development
  • Minimum three years post graduate experience with a minimum of one years experience at CNM level
  • Have an in-depth knowledge of the ageing process
  • Experience in Psycho geriatric Nursing Care/ Psychiatry/Adult Disabled
  • Demonstrate sound knowledge and clinical nursing practice together with future trends in Care of Older Persons
  • Knowledge of organisation of health services and trends nationally and internationally
  • Ability to source both theoretical and technical information
  • Act as a good role model
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Teaching skills
  • Has ability to manage change, conflict and poor performance on the team.

Apply for this position

If you would like to apply for this position please send your CV to or telephone (022) 34693 for more information.