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5 Essential Qualities of an Elderly Care Nurse

The social care landscape is changing: the future of elderly care will now be in people’s own homes and, with that, comes a growing need for homecare nurses. Too often, a negative attitude of elderly care nursing prevails – that it can be a landing spot for less qualified nurses. However, this profession is one … Read More

Mental Health Nursing in Ireland: What Does the Future Hold?

Psychiatric nursing is a vocation: a demanding but highly rewarding role that offers care and solace to the most vulnerable and distressed people in society. The path of a psychiatrist nurse can be a challenging one, and only the most dedicated and highly skilled professionals are well-suited to it. Currently undergoing much needed reforms, the … Read More

Time for a CV Overhaul: 10 Tips From TTM

When’s the last time you took a long, hard look at the state of your CV? Most of us generally only dig it out at the last minute on the verge of an application deadline for a new job, leaving us little or no time to give it a thorough overhaul. Whether or not you’re … Read More

Irish Healthcare Professionals Returning Home: What Can They Expect?

Since the global recession took hold in 2008, an entire generation of young workers have been leaving Ireland in a steady stream for better opportunities right across the globe…until now. 2016 marked the first year since then that the number of Irish people returning from abroad outnumbered those leaving. But with a global shortage of … Read More

The Move to Community-Based Care: Is Ireland Ready?

The population is living longer, enabled in part by advancements in medical and health technology. The average age expectancy in Ireland is now 81 years, compared to 100 years ago when people lived until just their early 50’s. However, not all people living into their 80’s enjoy good health, with many living with co-morbidities and … Read More

Wellness at Work: The Trend That’s Here to Stay

No longer the preserve of large corporations, Wellness-at-Work programmes are increasingly being adopted by businesses of all shapes and sizes. Far from being a “fad”, these initiatives are proving to have a positive effect on employee well-being, the work environment, and even a company’s bottom line as productivity soars. With the boundaries between work and … Read More

Inside TTM: How to Ace the Interview

Recruiter Deirdre O’Hanlon joined the TTM Healthcare team in 2016. With a background in Law, her core focus is on Recruitment & Employee Relations. She gives us her insider tips on how to prepare for and execute the perfect interview! Why do you do what you do Deirdre? Our overarching goal at TTM is to … Read More

A Career in Healthcare: 5 Reasons Why

At TTM Healthcare, our mission is to place skilled, passionate professionals into the top healthcare roles in Ireland. If you’re considering a career in the health or social care fields, we’ve got five compelling reasons why you should choose this life-path. A booming industry The healthcare industry is experiencing a boom in nursing, medical and … Read More

The Millennial Job-Hopper: Myth or Modern Phenomenon?

Do Millennials deserve the reputation they have as flighty job-hoppers, bouncing from one opportunity to another? Do they display unique traits compared to generations before them? What are the values that motivate them? And what do companies need to do to both attract and retain young healthcare professionals? We take a closer look. A new … Read More

Cross-border healthcare services: What can we expect post-Brexit?

As Brexit Secretary, David Davis, enters the first official round of Brexit negotiations, he has succeeded in keeping the Northern Irish border a priority on the agenda. He aims to prevent the return of checkpoints between Northern Ireland and the Republic – a measure which would directly impact existing bilateral healthcare services, and stem the … Read More