Theatre Manager Kilkenny Hospital Ireland

  • Job Reference: 73872 S49
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2023
  • Recruiter: Headhunt International
  • Website:
  • Location: Kilkenny
  • Salary: €65,000 to €70,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: excellent Hospital plus benefits
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Theatre Manager

An major healthcare provider has an opportunity for a Theatre Manager in Kilkenny

This exciting role will suit a Theatre Manager with experience in a hospital or acute setting.

The role:

The appointed person is assigned to manage the Theatre Services at this Hospital in Kilkenny Ireland.

The Theatre Manager has a pivotal role in co-ordination and management of activity and resources within the clinical area.

The main responsibilities will include clinical practice resource management, developing services, Theatre scheduling portfolio, creating an effective learning environment and the efficient management of human and financial resources to ensure a high-quality service. The Theatre Manager / Superintendent will also be responsible for staffing and staff development, facilitating communication and professional / clinical leadership. Clinical areas of responsibility include Theatre, Endoscopy Unit and CSSD.

Play a key role in developing services within the theatre, endoscopy and CSSD department.
Lead the theatre team as a senior coordinator to manage patient care to ensure the highest professional standards using an evidence based, care planning approach.
Coordinate with Consultants, ADONs and CNM2s to manage the patient flow through the theatre department to ensure efficiency.
Provide a high level of professional and clinical leadership.

The Theatre Manager will:

Provide the necessary supervision, co-ordination and deployment of nursing and support staff to ensure the optimum delivery of care in the designated area through allocating work fairly and competently.
Manage communication at departmental level and facilitate team building.
Provide staff leadership and motivation which is conducive to good working relations and work performance.
Manage all resources efficiently and effectively.
Lead on practice development within the clinical area.
Lead and implement change.

Qualifications & Experience

Be registered, or eligible for registration in the General Division of the live Register of Nurses kept by NMBI.
Must have 3 to 5 years' experience in a nurse management capacity within a theatre environment. Previous experience within a private healthcare setting would be advantageous.
A qualification in Peri-operative Nursing is desirable.
Ideally hold a post-registration qualification in healthcare management or equivalent.

For immediate interview please email your CV to:

or call Sylvia on 087 8550555

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