Director of Nursing – Galway

Salary: €65,000 - €75,000 / Year DOE Location: Galway Experience: 3-5 Years DON / ADON experience essential Job no: NBDONG01Job Status: Permanent
You will undertake the role and responsibilities of the Director of Nursing in line with the Health Act 2007, related regulations and standards published by the Health Information and Quality Authority.

  • Minimum of 3 Years (Within the last 6 years) experience as DON / ADON essential for this role
  • Post-registration qualification in healthcare management or equivalent essential for this role
  • Must have 5 years of relevant post-registration nursing experience and a minimum of 3 years’ (within the last 6 years) relevant experience, caring for the older person.
  • Must be a registered nurse (on, or eligible to be on, the live register of nurses maintained by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland, NMBI.
  • Must have the ability to communicate effectively with residents, relatives/visitors, employees, management, and external bodies e.g. GPs, hospitals, HSE, HIQA, etc.


  • Competitive Salary of between €65,000 – €75,000 / year dependent on experience and qualifications
  • Performance based Bonus and Personal Development Plan
  • Pension Plan
  • Other benefits to be discussed during interview stage

If you have 3+ years Director of Nursing or ADON experience and qualifications outlined above, and are interested in this position please feel free to apply or forward an updated CV to Neil on alternatively, you can call Neil directly on 064 662 2007 to discuss this opportunity further.

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