Our staff contribute hugely to making Marymount a centre of excellence in specialist palliative care and elderly care. To reach that standard, our goal in the HR is to help select, develop, facilitate, regulate, support and recognise our staff in a professional and respectful way.

Marymount University Hospital & Hospice is an independent voluntary teaching hospital and hospice governed by a Board of Directors.  Marymount provides an inpatient service for older persons and a specialist palliative care service, including inpatient unit, daycare and community services.  Marymount strives for quality and integrity in all we do.

Marymount is approved by the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland for higher medical training in palliative medicine and is affiliated to the Medical School at University College, Cork. An active teaching and research programme is in place.


We are now inviting applications for the following:

Clinical Nurse Manager II for the Service for Older People.


The successful applicant should have

  • a minimum of five years post registration experience; to include both acute care and care of the older person.
  • Evidence of ongoing professional development is essential with the candidate having a recognised Diploma in Gerontology or its equivalent or a willingness to undertake same.
  • The successful candidate must have a high level of clinical and administrative skills and be able to demonstrate their ability to build and lead a team.
  • Have the ability to lead and manage a team of RGNS’ and HCA’s.

Informal enquiries are welcome to Ms Chris Broderick, Assistant Director of Nursing at 021-4501201 or email

Applications to by 19 September


Clinical Nurse Manager III in Community Palliative Care

(Full Time/Permanent Post)

The successful candidate should have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in Palliative Care with a background of acute experience, with a minimum of 3 years’ experience at CNM 2/CNS level or its equivalent.  It is essential that the candidate has a Post Graduate Diploma in Palliative Care.  Managerial experience is necessary. Evidence of continuing professional development is essential.

Informal enquiries available to Ms Audrey Allen, Assistant Director of Nursing (Palliative Care) at 021 4501201 or email