Staff Nurse Ref EIJB0036 | Enable Ireland

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Enable Ireland is a leading national voluntary organisation which provides essential services for over 5,500 children and adults with disabilities and their families.

We require dedicated employees, with a flexible and adaptable approach, to help support our work with children and adults with disabilities in Ireland.  


Staff Nurse Ref EIJB0036

Location: Kilkenny
Contract Type: Fixed Term

We have an exciting opportunity for a professionally qualified Staff Nurse who will be based in Enable Ireland, Kilkenny. This is a Fixed Term Contract for one year working 30 hours per week.

Purpose of the Role:
To work as part of a team to provide respite services to children with complex disabilities and their families in the Carlow/Kilkenny area.

The Successful candidate will have:

Essential Criteria:

• A recognized RNID  Qualification
• NMBI registration
• Be eligible to work in the state
• A Full Clean Driver’s License and access to their own transport
• Experience of working with children with disability

We would love to hear from you if you have a passion for working with our organisation and have the relevant experience/skills required for the role.

Please download an application form, job description and person specification below and return completed applications to Mary Kenny by email to: or by post to: Enable Ireland, O’Neill Centre, St Joseph’s Road, Kilkenny.

For informal enquiries, please contact Anita Malone, Respite Manager at 056 7762326.

Closing date for applications: 4.30pm on Monday 18th December
Interviews will take place on Friday 5th January 2018 at Enable Ireland, O’Neill Centre, St Joseph’s Road, Kilkenny.

(Applications must be made on the Enable Ireland Application Form only. CV’s will not be accepted.)

Enable Ireland is an equal opportunities employer.
• The post will be subject to reference checks and may be subject to Garda vetting/police clearance, as relevant.
• Due to the large volume of applications, we are not in the position to provide individual feedback to applicants who are not shortlisted for interview.
Applications are invited from suitably qualified applicants from all sections of the community.
• The above information serves only as a guide to the advertised position. Enable Ireland, at its discretion, reserves the right to change this prior to appointment.

Related Resources

2017.11.27 Nurse Job Description

2017.11.27 Nurse Person Specification

Employment Application Form