Nurses , Medical Professionals & Healthcare

Nurse Manager

  • Full Time
  • Remote
  • Meath
  • 41962090

PE Global Healthcare is currently recruiting for a Nurse Manager for a Day Care Centre in Navan, Co. Meath.

This is a permanent Full-Time position – 35 hours per week – €24.95 P/H – Office hours Monday to Friday.


  • 24 days AL
  • 2 discretionary days (Christmas eve and Good Friday)
  • 5% contributory pension scheme following probation
  • Paid sick leave following probation
  • EAP and educational support
  • Wellness at work scheme

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in Ireland***


  • Strong client focus:
  • Commitment to deliver a high-quality person-centred care service
  • Empathy and respect for the rights of the individual with dementia
  • Good observational skills
  • Management Skills:
  • Ability to supervise, manage and motivate a team of carers
  • Ability to plan and manage change
  • Excellent organisational skills in general administration, resource allocation etc.
  • Financial awareness and ability to operate centre within budget
  • Ability to handle effectively challenging deadlines and multiple tasks
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • An understanding of legislation relevant to the role e.g., Health and Safety, Employment legislation etc.
  • Comprehensive understanding of the Irish health system and structures
  • Experienced computer user with strong MS office skills


  • Nursing Qualification (NMBI Registration or eligibility to register) OR Social Care Professional (Ordinary or Honours Degree in Applied Social Studies in Social Care) is essential
  • Previous experience of working in a caring environment preferably caring for people with dementia, older people or people who have learning disabilities is essential
  • Previous experience or an understanding of managing people or a service essential
  • At least 5 years’ post qualification experience in the heath/social care or voluntary sector
  • Experience of working with people with complex needs in a variety of different situations
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the voluntary sector, older people issues and dementia
  • Management experience in a similar role



  • Carry out the administration required to provide an efficient and effective Day Care Centre:
  • Keep and maintain appropriate records of clients in receipt of day care
  • Input required data into the billing system for issuing invoices to day care clients.
  • Ensure that accurate statistics are recorded for the day care service and provide reports to the Regional Manager, Committee and the HSE in regard to same.
  • Liaise with the client’s primary carer and public health nurse to complete the day care record
  • Maintain desk diary and day book with all required communication
  • Order the required numbers of dinners for each day and document same
  • Process correspondence from client’s primary carer and administer any processing of payments etc.
  • Order required provisions for the day centre e.g., foods, kitchen/toilet paper, anti-bacterial gels etc.
  • Apply for grants and ensure any grant income received and other income streams are utilised appropriately and to best effect. Account for all monies spent to grant provider.
  • Apply for VEC activity funding and maintain records of same
  • Maintain all required record systems relating to management of the centre, staff and volunteers and make available to National Office and Regional Manager such records as required
  • Comply with food hygiene regulations and safe storage and administration of medication to clients
  • Ensure Fire & Burglar alarms, Emergency lights, Fire extinguishers, hoists, electrical appliances etc are checked as and when required to ensure they are in good working order and maintain records of same
  • Ensure the maintenance and general care of the day care centre and its contents and the garden area. Ensure the heating boiler is maintained and serviced and that there is adequate heating oil at all times.
  • Ensure that the bus driver is maintaining the required bus records i.e., bus service and hoist service
  • Ensure safe keeping of donations or client money given to you
  • Maintain daily attendance record.


Interested candidates should submit an updated CV.

Please click the link below to apply, call Michelle Roche on 083 203 3637 or alternatively send an up-to-date CV to

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