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 vacancies:

Clinical Nurse Specialist – Infection Control

This post is part time (hours negotiable) and is responsible for the prevention, surveillance, investigation and control of infection within the Hospital. The successful candidate should have at least 5 years relevant post-registration general nurse experience including acute experience of no less than two years. The candidate must have a Postgraduate Diploma in Infection Control . A private defined contribution pension scheme is available with this post. Marymount is aligned to HSE salary scales.

Informal enquiries to the Assistant Directors of Nursing are welcome and encouraged :Tel :021 4501201

Applications should be submitted by sending a CV and cover letter to before Friday 31st May. Interviews scheduled for mid-June.

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