Clinical Nurse Specilist Mental Health

Location Dublin
Job-type Permanent
Salary €51422 - €60792 per annum
Contact Amy Dormer
Email email Amy
Reference J348019
Date Published 21 days ago

Position Clinical Nurse Specialist in Mental Health
Location: Dublin
Salary: HSE Payscales
Contract Permanent - Full Time
Roster Days Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

TTM Healthcare have partnered with Ireland's leading housing and homeless charity who have a new vacancy for a Clinical Nurse Specialist to join them on a permanent basis.

Our client provides housing and support to those who are long - term homeless. Our client assist those with complex and high support needs such as physical, Mental or Addiction needs. The service provides support to tenants ranging from daily to weekly support in their own home.

The team consists of Addiction Specialists, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Staff Nurses, Support Workers and Psychologist. Our client has a dedicated team for each of its 4 Dublin services.

Our client is looking for a Clinical Nurse specialist to join them in their Dublin 8 facility.


Clinical Focus

The clinical focus will be in adherence with the care planning process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. The responsibilities of the clinical nurse specialist with be to participate in and contribute towards the development of systems and practices to support the need of the participant group. The responsibility will also lie with the clinical nurse specialize to carry out research in line with organizational systems and practices associated with conducting research. The ongoing development of the enhanced health supports programme will be a integral part of the role and one in which the clinical nurse specialist will contribute towards.


The role of the clinical nurse specialist with be that of advocacy for the participant group. There is a large number of participants residing within the housing first service who have not had links to or been provided care by mainstream mental health services as a result of complex needs and often are faced with challenges in communicating their needs. Advocacy is an integral aspect of the role.

• Be a registered nurse in the Psychiatric Division on the active Register of Nurses
• Hold a relevant (level 8) post-graduate qualification in Mental Health


• Demonstrate evidence of continuing professional development
• Have the ability to practice safely and effectively fulfilling his/her professional responsibility within his/her scope of practice
• Experience in the area of mental health community nursing
• Experience of working with individuals with a background of homelessness desirable


Monday to Friday 9-5 - Flexibility required if needed
Company Care / Milage if you wish to use your own
Sick Pay after 6 Months
Public Holidays off
2021 HSE Pay Scales
Over time paid at HSE premium Rates
Maternity Leave after 2 years' Service
CPD Training
EPA Programme
Career opportunities and Development

For More information Contact AMY on 015136740

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.