Director Of Nursing Aras Gaoth Dobhair Nursing Home, Meenanillar, Derrybeg , Co.Donegal




  • Full Time

Director Of Nursing  Aras Gaoth Dobhair Nursing Home,  Meenanillar, Derrybeg , Co.Donegal

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:Professional Qualifications, Experience,


Essential Criteria

Eligible applicants will be those who on the closing date for the competition:

(1) Are registered on the

Register of Nurses and Midwives maintained by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland

[NMBI] (Bord Altranais agus Cnáimhseachais na hÉireann).


(2) Have 7 years post registration nursing experience consisting of at least three years’ experience nursing older people in the last five years , and 2 years nursing management experience, at a minimum of CNM1 level.

3)  A post registration Healthcare Management /Leadership qualification (stand alone), at a minimum of level 6. on the National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ) maintained   by Quality & Qualifications of Ireland (QQI).

Desirable Criteria

A Post Graduate Qualification in Gerontology


The successful candidate will have

the requisite clinical, leadership, managerial and administrative knowledge, associated with the post.

Show knowledge of the current legislative framework pertinent to Care of the Older Person and the associated regulations and standards

Experience of conducting/participating in HIQA Inspections


Informal Enquiries to: Ann Mac Combe/Donna Anderson

-Tel.No.  074 9560624

Applications/C.V: should be submitted by e-mail to

Closing Date : Monday 28th June 2021