Clinical Nurse Manager II- Psychiatric Nursing

Job Overview

FRS Recruitment are have an exciting opportunity for an experienced CNM II (Mental Health). This post is a full-time and permanent position- 40 hours over 5 days per week.

The successful candidate will play a vital role in the delivery of effective, person centred and integrated care for individuals living with a Dementia.

Responsibilities include:

  • Manage professional and clinical standards using an evidence based, care planning approach.

  • Collaborate with the multi-disciplinary team and support service development through appropriate continuous education.

  • Manage resources efficiently and effectively to ensure the continuous quality improvement in service.

  • Facilitate team building, an on-going feedback culture and staff motivation.

  • Manage defined and devolved human resources functions, with particular emphasis on maximizing recruitment and retention of nursing and nursing support staff.

  • Formulate, manage, and implement best practice hospital policies and procedures.

  • Promote safety, health and welfare awareness among staff and ensure that all subordinates are aware of, adhere to and conduct established safety procedures.

  • Assist in the co-ordination of patient activities between clinical areas.

  • Ensure the effective and efficient use of nursing resources, advising on skill mix and staff allocation according to residents needs across the hospitals.

  • Assist in monitoring the implementation of service plans.

  • Ensure audit systems are in place to facilitate the constant evaluation of service and client care.

  • Ensure care plans are up to date and reflective of the care provided. Guide and train staff as necessary.

  • Monitor and investigate all complaints, clinical incidents or near misses and report findings to the Director of Nursing/ADON as appropriate.

  • Be the point of contact for family members of residents on allocated units for all problems and queries that arise. Schedule and attend family meetings addressing feedback and complaints in a timely manner


  • Must be registered on the General Division of the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI).

  • Must have previous experience working at CNM 2 level

  • Must have a minimum of 3 years post registration Care of the Elderly experience.

  • Have proven clinical and professional managerial ability, leadership, communication, and organizational skills.

  • Can efficiently and effectively manage human resources.

  • Be familiar with the policies, procedures, requirements, and standards as they

  • Have completed, or be willing to complete a recognised management degree course

  • Demonstrate sufficient clinical and professional knowledge to perform the duties and responsibilities of the role.

  • Previous experience in leading a team/management of other staff

  • Excellent communication & organisational skills


  • Company pension

  • Employee discount

  • On-site parking

  • Sick pay


  • previous experience working at CNM 2 level: 2 years (preferred)


  • NMBI Certificate (preferred)

FRS recruitment are leading providers to Medical and Allied Healthcare professionals to public and private hospitals throughout Ireland. We pride ourselves in the standard of service we provide to both candidates and clients. We also have a dedicated Compliance officer to provide unparalleled support and guidance throughout the recruitment process, and throughout a relocation process if applicable.

Contact: If you have experience working with disabilities and are interested in this fantastic opportunity please contact Poppy Smullen, Senior Recruitment Consultant, Nursing Division, FRS Recruitment. Tel: M:0867808835

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