Director of Nursing (Band 1), Galway University Hospital

Galway University Hospital
ROI Band 1
21 Dec 2017
25 Jan 2018
Nursing Field
Hospital, Public Service
Job Type

Galway University Hospital invites applications for the following post:

Director of Nursing

Ref: GNUR17_211

Galway University Hospital comprises of University Hospital Galway and Merlin Park Hospital, both located within Galway city on the West Coast of Ireland. The Saolta University Health Care Group was established in 2013 and has one overall Group Management Team, turnover of €820 million and operates with 1,781 beds and staffing of 8,694 WTEs.

Galway University Hospital is the tertiary referral center and is the largest hospital with over 500 beds. It is also a designated supra-regional cancer service provider meeting the needs of all the counties along the Western seaboard and towards the midlands from Donegal to North Tipperary.

Our Academic Partner is the National University of Ireland Galway.

This post is a key post and post holder will work in collaboration with other professionals and service managers delivering excellent integrated patient centred care and achieving the service goals of The Saolta University Health Care Group.

Informal enquiries to: Jean Kelly, Chief Director of Nursing & Midwifery, The Saolta University Health Care Group via Email: or Tel: +353 (0)91 544465.

Closing date for receipt of application: 12 noon on 25th January 2018.

Full details on this post and requirements are available on or or should you wish to contact the HR Department directly via Email: or Tel: +353 (0)91 542118.