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    North West Parents and Friends Association is a Voluntary Organisation providing person centred services for children and adults with special needs and their families.


    We are currently inviting applications for the below position.


    Job Title:             Staff Nurse (Preferred RNID qualification)

    Location:             Carrick On Shannon, Co. Leitrim

    Contract:             Locum


    To work with Adults and Children with varying degrees of Intellectual Disability/Autism in Day/Residential/Respite Services.  Successful candidates will be expected to work hours which may include day time hours, evenings and night duty to include weekends.  Hours of work will vary.

    Essential Criteria
    • Current Registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland.
    • Full Clean Driving Licence and willing to drive the company vehicle.
    • Experience of working with Adults/Children with Intellectual Disability and Autism.
    • Knowledge of HIQA regulations & New Directions.
    • Computer Skills (Proficient in Microsoft Office).
    • Must have strong command of English language (both verbally and written) and be eligible to work in Ireland.
    • Excellent communication skills.


    Staff Benefits

    • Company Pension Scheme.
    • Employee Assistance Programme
    • Maternity Leave Benefit.
    • Paternity Leave Benefit.
    • Sick Leave Benefit (based on length of service).
    • All mandatory training provided.
    • Salary Protection.



    Applicants for the position must supply suitable references and be prepared to complete a Garda Vetting Form.

    For more information on our Services please visit


    Please forward Cover Letter and C.V. to  for the attention of Ms. Cathy Maye, HR Officer.

    NWPF are an equal opportunities employer.


    Charity Number:  CHY 7369