St. Hilda’s Services is a voluntary organisation, grant aided by the HSE.  Established in 1964, St. Hilda’s provides services to people with an intellectual disability.  If you have a passion for working with persons with intellectual disability and you possess the relevant skills and experience, we would love to hear from you. We are inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates, for the following posts :

Ref. 09/18.   Nurse – High Support Respite Service;

Full-time, Permanent Post.

The purpose of the role is to provide holistic, person-centred nursing care based upon a social model of care.  Applicants must  :

  • Be registered with An Bord Altranais
  • Have the clinical and administrative capacity to properly discharge the functions of the role
  • Have a minimum of two years post-registration nursing experience.


Experience and/or qualification in the Intellectual Disability area is desirable but not essential.

Application form and Garda Vetting Form NVB1 may be obtained by calling 090 6475825 or can be downloaded :

Application Form

NVB1 Garda Vetting Form

Please forward your completed Application Form and Form NVB1 (marking envelope with Ref. 09/18), no later than 12 noon on Wednesday 5th December 2018

H.R. Manager, St. Hilda’s Services, Central Offices, Grace Park Road, Athlone, Co. Westmeath.


St. Hilda’s Services is an equal opportunities Employer.

Short-listing based on the information provided may apply.