Prison Nurse – Dublin

Full Time // DublinSalary: €39931 - €52646


Applications close at midnight, Wednesday 10th of May - Interviews taking place Monday 15th of May

Prison Locations:

We are currently seeking experienced nurses for permanent posts in various prisons throughout the Irish Prison Service Estate. There are current vacancies in Cloverhill Prison and Wheatfield Prison (Dublin 22) and Mountjoy Prison (Dublin 7)

Desired Experience:

We are interested in speaking to dynamic nurses with experience in the following areas:

  • Emergency
  • Trauma
  • Mental Health
  • Addictions
  • Acute Medicine
  • Acute Surgery

Core Competencies & Skills

  • Health Needs Assessment
  • Risk Assessment
  • Care Planning
  • Emergency Response – CPR & First Aid
  • Wound Management
  • Drug Treatment
  • Primary Care
  • Mental Health Experience

Job Requirements:

  • NMBI registration or nearing completion of the registration process (RGN/RPN/Dual Qualified)
  • Right to work in Ireland
  • Proficient in English
  • To be caring and compassionate
  • Excellent communication skills
  • To be flexible in approach
  • Ability to work independently and without direct supervision
  • Patient advocacy skills
  • IT skills

Job Offer

  • Permanent fulltime contract
  • Prison Nurse salary scale: €39,931 – €42,623 – €44,696 – €46,699 – €48,695 – €50,652 NMAX – €52,646 LSI 1
  • 39 hours per week on a rostered basis
  • 22-24 days annual leave depending on years in service

To apply, or for further information, please contact Zoe Lawlor in Cpl Healthcare:

T: +353 45 907109


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