Muiríosa Foundation: Clinical Nurse Manager 1 / Social Care Leader - Offaly Residential Services

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Valuing life, helping people build meaningful lifestyles.

We are seeking to recruit to the following positions:



Permanent Full time (78 hours per fortnight)

Please quote the following job reference on your application/email: OFBC018

Informal enquiries to: Amy Louise O’ Connor, CNM2: 087 – 9189327

Essential Requirements

  • Be willing to take on the role of Person in Charge of a designated centre(s)
  • Minimum of 3 years management/supervisory experience, preferably in the role of Person In Charge
  • Experience in and commitment to developing supports that are person centred
  • A proven ability to explore, discover, develop and implement a vision with each individual that supports person centredness
  • A proven ability to lead and support teams
  • Have successfully completed a relevant management course
  • Experience of working with people with a range of support needs to include behaviours of concern
  • Have experience in developing and implementing positive behaviour supports
  • Experience in and commitment to promoting community presence
  • Knowledge of statutory regulations, standards, role of person in charge and Health Act 2007
  • Ability to demonstrate problem solving skills
  • Strong Interpersonal skills
  • Good I.T. skills
  • Attention to detail is paramount, with a specific focus on ensuring that all stakeholders under your remit maintain documentation accurately and within set timeframes
  • Full current driving licence
  • An ability to demonstrate Flexibility

Essential Requirements CNM1:

  • On the live register of An Bord Altranais essential - [RNID qualification]
  • Minimum of 3 years post qualification experience in I.D. services

Essential Requirements SOCIAL CARE LEADER:

  • Relevant recognised Diploma in Social Care / Applied Social Studies in Social Care (Level 7 on National Framework of Qualifications)
  • Minimum of 3 years post qualification experience in I.D. services

To apply: Please complete an Application Form, Applications are available at, (applications must be typed) submit documents by email to the Recruitment Officer as per the last page of the application or by post to the Recruitment Officer, HR Dept, Moore Abbey, Monasterevin, Co Kildare).

If you are unable to download an application form please telephone 045532217 during office hours.

Applications will not be accepted without the relevant job reference i.e OFBC018

Closing Date for receipt of completed applications: 24th April 2019 @ 3pm


Please note that for each position a panel may be formed.

The Muiriosa Foundation is an equal opportunities employer.


Co Offaly

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