Irish Prison Service – Permanent Full-time Prison Nursing Position - April 10th, 2020

Current Recruitment

Irish Prison Service – Permanent Full-time Prison Nursing Position

In partnership with the Irish Prison Service Cpl Healthcare are currently recruiting experienced Psychiatric, General and Dual Qualified Nurses for permanent fulltime within the Irish Prison Service.

Interviews are taking place in April 2020.

Further information is available in the information booklet here

Prison Locations:

We are currently seeking Nurses for Prisons in all of the below areas:

  • Mountjoy Prison – North Dublin
  • Cloverhill and Wheatfield Prisons – West Dublin
  • Limerick Prison

Desired Experience:

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

  • Emergency
  • Drug Detox
  • 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

Job Requirements:

  • NMBI registration or to be in process of your registration (RGN/RPN/ Dual Qualified)
  • Right to work in Ireland
  • 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 €36,671 – €48,633(LSI)
  • 39 hours per week on a rostered basis
  • 22-24 days annual leave depending on years in service
  • Excellent induction programme

Application closing date 19/04/2020

In order to apply or for further information, contact Cpl Healthcare today:


Or contact Aoife on PH: +353 1 482 5423