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RCNSAOLTA - Staff Nurse (Children’s)

Hospital Applicable: 
Letterkenny University Hospital
Mayo University Hospital
Portiuncula University Hospital
Sligo University Hospital
University Hospital Galway
Job Description: 

Grade Code:



Donegal; Sligo; Mayo; Galway

Hse Area:

HSE West Saolta University Health Care Group

Staff Category:


Contract Type:

Permanent Wholetime

Permanent Part Time

Specified Purpose Contract Wholetime

Specified Purpose Contract Part Time


Internal & External

Proposed Interview Dates:

Interviews will be held on a rolling basis via Skype and Face to Face.

Candidates will normally be given at least one weeks' notice of interview. The timescale may be reduced in exceptional circumstances

Informal Enquiries:

Sligo University Hospital:

Ms Marion Ryder, Interim Director of Nursing. Tel: 0719174540


Portiuncula University Hospital

Ms Mary Mahon, ADON Children Services. Email:


Mayo University Hospital:

Ms Sile Gill, Assistant Director of Nursing Midwifery Tel: 094 9021733 bleep 673



Letterkenny University Hospital:

Siobhan Kelly, Assistant Director of Nursing Midwifery, Tel (074) 9125888 ext 5144


Galway University Hospitals:

Ms Anne Mathews, Clinical Nurse Manager 3 Tel:  091 544566


Closing Date:


Saolta University Health Care Group have ongoing opportunities for Staff Nurse (Children’s).  In order to meet this requirement, this advertisement will remain live for the foreseeable future so that qualified Staff Nurse (Children’s) candidates can submit applications throughout the year.  

Location Details:

Saolta University Health Care Group

Galway, Mayo, Sligo and Donegal

Application Details

Please ensure you download, save and read the Job Specification. We strongly recommend that you read the Job Specification before submitting your Curriculum Vitae and cover letter. Please include your NMBI Pin Number/ Registration on your Curriculum Vitae and cover letter. Please quote campaign reference "RCNSAOLTA” - Staff Nurse (Children’s) and the name of the hospital you are applying for in the subject line of your email and on all correspondence. Interviews will be competency based.nterviews will be competency based.


Please forward curriculum vitae and cover letter by email to


You will receive an acknowledgement by email that your CV and cover letter has been received. If you do not receive an acknowledgement, it means that we have not received your application and would strongly advise you to contact this office before the closing date for the campaign.

Post Specific Related Information 

Please ensure you download, save and read the Job Specification and Additional Campaign Information. All of these documents are located at the bottom of this advertisement. We strongly recommend that you read the Job Specification before completing your CV and cover letter. Full details on this campaign plus the answers to many queries such as: Am I eligible to apply? Where are the posts?  What will my salary be?  If I apply what happens next? are available in the document Additional Campaign Information for this recruitment campaign. We strongly recommend that you read the information in this document carefully before making an application. Take time to read through the various sections, which take you through the process from beginning to end.

Closing Date: 
Friday, December 31, 2021