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  • DUBLIN 2
  • Job reference number:15426704
  • Client ID:RI/JO-1804-407643_133
  • Posted on:12-FEB-2019
  • Location:DUBLIN, KERRY
  • Job type:PERMANENT

General Services Manager, Killarney Co. Kerry

In association with our client Cpl Healthcare are currently seeking to recruit a General Services Manger for a large Nursing Home in Killarney, Co. Kerry. This position reports to the Director of Nursing.

The General Services Manager is responsible for managing and coordinating support services in the nursing home, with a strong focus on ensuring excellent customer service to residents, their families and service users. The role is responsible for enhancing the hospitality and quality standards, hygiene and safety of the home.

Experience in hospitality management, social/residential care, administration, catering and cleaning a must.


  • Work with the Director of Nursing (Person in Charge) to build a strong team and environment in the home.
  • Work with the Director of Nursing (Person in Charge) to ensure resident’s quality of life is enhanced by providing a homely and comfortable environment.
  • Participate in the selection and interviewing of staff.
  • Liaise with HR to ensure that practices within these functions comply with all current employment legislation.
  • Conduct regular communication and planning meetings with staff reporting to this position.
  • Monitor all complaints and inspections to identify and implement improvements.


  • Third Level Qualification to underpin the skills required for the role.
  • Strong Leadership, Organisational and Communication skills.
  • Sound decision-making ability and results driven.
  • Ability to motivate self and others and work on own initiative.
  • Ability to work well and promote a team environment.
  • Good appreciation of finance issues.
  • Ability to identify good practices in hygiene, catering and hospitality.

Apply in Confidence;

Catriona Kelly – Cpl Healthcare

Ph: +353 91507504


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