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Jackie Burgess is Ocean View’s Director of Nursing and Person in Charge. She graduated as a General Nurse in 1987 in Oxford, England. Previously, she specialised in Orthopaedic Care at the Nutfield Orthopaedic Centre where she worked in acute and non-acute areas and was involved in nursing related management and teaching.
In May 2003, Jackie was appointed Staff Nurse at Ocean View, following a relocation from Oxford to Dingle with her family. She transitioned to Director of Nursing in 2006, bringing a wide range of knowledge and experience.
Jackie is deeply committed to her nursing career, promoting best practice and motivating others to excel. She enjoys overseeing the care of each resident, every day in the home.
Originally from London, Marian has been a ward sister and specialised in Intensive, Coronary and Palliative Care. Now working in Care of the Older Person, she has made it her mission to ensure all residents of Ocean View Nursing Home receive individually planned care of the highest quality in a warm and caring setting.
Mairead Fitzgerald originates from County Kerry, Ireland. Having graduated from UCC in 2002 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Science, she began a long and successful career in Hotel & Catering Management.
In 2007, Mairead went onto work for the Allied Irish Bank, one of the largest financial institutions in Ireland, where she gained administration and financial truncation skills — completing exams in Loans, Life Assurance, Regulations, Investments and Pensions.
In 2015, Mairead joined Ocean View Nursing Home as Office and Accounts Administrator. Working closely with the Person in Charge, she is responsible for all payroll and accounting duties.