Psychiatric Nurse – Day Hospital

Psychiatric Nurse – Day Services

Excel Healthcare are hiring a Psychiatric Nurse on behalf of our client in Dublin 9. This role would be based in their daytime service on a Monday to Friday schedule.

This client has recently expanded their service, with a second day hospital opening recently. Outpatients attend daily for a set care programme tailored to their needs. The nursing team is supported by a psychiatrist, psychologist, occupational therapist and a social worker to deliver care through group work or on an individual basis. This is an ideal opportunity for a Psychiatric Nurse looking for a better work-life balance, with daytime hours on a Monday to Friday roster.

Responsibilities of this Psychiatric Nurse:

  • Implement care programmes as discussed with the multi-disciplinary team
  • Deliver therapeutic care in line with current legislation
  • Advocate on behalf of service users
  • Maintain accurate records of service user’s progress
  • Committed to personal professional development and facilitate the learning needs of students

Requirements of a successful candidate:

  • Newly graduated or experienced psychiatric nurses can apply
  • Work well as part of a team
  • Registered with the NMBI with a relevant nursing qualification


  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Opportunities for career development
  • Staff support and counselling services
  • Maternity Benefit Scheme
  • Discounted health insurance
  • TaxSaver travel scheme and Cycle to Work scheme
  • Subsidised restaurant
  • Free on-site parking

If you are interested in this position and would like to discuss further, submit your CV below to Caoimhe. Your application is confidential.


Psychiatric Nurse

Psychiatric Nurse

Excel Healthcare is hiring a registered Psychiatric Nurse for our client in South Dublin. In a bright and modern setting, this purpose-built facility provides specialist care to adults with both psychiatric and neuropsychiatric disorders. Many patients referred are those with the most complex and challenging needs. Through the collaboration of a dedicated multidisciplinary team, our client adopts a person-centered care approach to allow individuals to improve their quality of life.

We are looking for a Psychiatric Nurse who can build a rapport with the people they care for and have a calming nature in tense situations. Our client is invested in their employee’s well-being, training, and career growth.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage a caseload of patients
  • Safe medication management
  • Provide emotional support for service users
  • Co-ordinate care and interventions with other members of the multidisciplinary team
  • Advocating for patients
  • Delegation to other colleagues as appropriate

Requirements for a successful candidate:

  • Active NMBI registration
  • Knowledge of MAPA techniques is beneficial
  • Work well as part of a team
  • Newly graduated Psych Nurses and General Nurses with an interest in mental health services are welcome to apply


  • Salary based on payscale
  • Training opportunities
  • Career development
  • Supportive working environment
  • Employee assistance programme

If you are beginning your career or are an experienced mental health professional, please submit your CV below or contact Caoimhe on 087-7013426. Your application will be strictly confidential.