Nursing jobs in the Republic of Ireland

Nursing jobs in the Republic of Ireland

If you’re looking for nursing jobs in Ireland, the Scottish Nursing Guild can help. We’re a nursing agency operating across Ireland helping nurses, HCAs, and midwives find shifts that suit their schedule.

For 30 years, we’ve set the pace within the temporary nursing sector. We offer outstanding pay rates and a great benefit package which reflects the skills and dedication required to be a nurse that delivers exceptional care.

Our reputation of providing nurses to organisations that deliver the highest quality care has enabled us to build great relationships within the healthcare industry across Ireland. With the Scottish Nursing Guild, you get to work in different types of settings and enhance your skills and experience as a nurse.

Pay rates for nursing jobs in Ireland

We believe exceptional skills should be recognised with exceptional rewards.

Working as an agency nurse requires a high level of skill and our outstanding pay rates reflect this. Learn more about our nursing rates for the Republic of Ireland, including HSE pay rates and private pay rates.

How much will you earn with the Nursing Guild?

  • In charge of specialist unit nurses earn up to €70 per hour
  • Specialist nurses earn up to €56.50 per hour
  • Registered nurses earn up to €47 per hour 
  • Specialist HCAs earn up to €43 per hour
  • General HCAs earn up to €29.50 per hour

Plus more on bank holidays!

Requirements to work with us as a nurse in Ireland

We require a minimum of 6 months of experience for general nurses and HCAs. The requirements for specialist nurses and midwives will vary. You can find out exactly how much experience we require before applying for nursing jobs in Ireland by visiting our specialism pages.

Types of nursing jobs in Ireland

We’re currently recruiting nurses across a range of specialisms in the Republic of Ireland, including:

  • Registered general nurses (RGNs)
  • A&E nurses
  • Nursing home nurses
  • ICU nurses
  • Theatre nurses & ODPs
  • Midwives

Can’t see your specialism? Don’t worry! Visit our specialism pages  to see the full list of specialisms we recruit. With so much choice, you’re sure to find a suitable nurse job in Ireland with the Nursing Guild.

Types of organisations you could work for in Ireland

We work with clients in both hospital and community settings across the Republic of Ireland, including:

  • HSE hospitals
  • Private hospitals
  • Private nursing homes
  • Community care
  • Mental health and learning disability units
  • Schools
  • Research programmes
  • GP practices
  • Clinics

With so many different types of nurse jobs available in Ireland, we’re sure you’ll find plenty of shifts to suit your schedule.

Benefits of working with the Guild in Ireland

At the Scottish Nursing Guild, we understand the dedication and hard work required to be a successful nurse. To reward this effort, we offer great benefits to our nurses in Ireland, including:

  • High rates of pay
  • Paid NMBI fees
  • Travel expenses reimbursed
  • 24/7 nurse-led telephone support
  • Flexible shift patterns
  • Free annual flu voucher
  • Access to voluntary training

If you’re a nurse with a valid NMBI Pin, recent experience and the right to work in Ireland, register to work as a nurse with us today.

We also offer fantastic flexibility with our Quick Nurse app. You can use the app to find instantly available shifts wherever you are in Ireland. The app allows you to choose the time, organisation, and location of all your nursing shifts. Additionally, you can input your schedule and receive alerts to notify you as soon as a shift that meets your criteria becomes available.