You worked hard for your Nursing Degree.

Now get it working for you.

Graduate Nurse Programme 2017: February 2017 intake

Here at the Mater Private Hospital your Nursing qualification means so much more. For a start, the salary paid to those on our one-year New Graduate Nurse Programme is the 2nd point of the Staff Nurse Scale. You’ll also gain valuable experience, with opportunities to rotate through three of the hospital’s specialities. Throughout the year, you’ll be encouraged to keep learning, and you’ll be supported every step of the way. What’s more, once you’re accepted for this programme, you’ll be given a permanent contract. Welcome to our nursing team!


About the programme

Commencing February 2017

  • Permanent contract – 1st year is on the graduate programme
  • Starting Salary 2nd point of Staff Nurse Scale
  • €1,500 gross sign on bonus for November start
  • 3 Rotation Placements
  • Option to work as a ward attendant pre- registration
  • Education week includes:

Education includes:

  • Lectures from MPH clinical nurse specialists
  • Mater Private documentation & admission process

Initial supernumerary period in assigned clinical area


Mater Private areas of expertise

  • Medical
  • Surgical
  • Cardiology
  • Oncology & Haematology
  • Orthopaedics
  • Theatre
  • ED
  • Day Therapy

Entry requirements

  • B.Sc. in General Nursing
  • Registered with NMBI
  • 2 Clinical References

Apply now

To find out more or register your interest now. Contact Kathryn McBride, Tel: 01 885 8692, or email:

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