Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON) Jobs Kilkenny

We are currently seeking an Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON) to join our client's clinical care areas based in Kilkenny. If you have a strong background in patient safety, training, accreditation, and resource management, this position offers an excellent opportunity to make a significant impact.

Essential Criteria:

  • Registered General Nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI), or eligible to register.
  • 5-7 years of post-registration experience in the acute hospital setting within the last 9 years.
  • Demonstrated 2 years of management experience at the CNM III level.
  • Completion of a formally recognized post-registration qualification relevant to the role, such as management.
  • Understanding and commitment to providing quality patient-centered care.
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to influence others.
  • Knowledge and experience of quality audit/assurance systems.
  • Strong understanding of financial and budgetary controls.
  • Experience in clinical and professional practice development.
  • Proficiency in IT/applications skills.
  • Experience as a standard lead with JCI (Joint Commission International) is preferred.

To apply for this position, please submit your CV and a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and qualifications to the email address ( provided. We look forward to reviewing your application and considering you for this exciting opportunity to contribute to the delivery of exceptional patient care.