St. Luke’s Charity was founded in 1872 and operates under the patronage of the Church of Ireland. It provides nursing, healthcare, daycare and outreach services for the benefit of the community. Its subsidiary, St. Luke’s Home, operates a 128-bed, long-stay nursing home on the shores of Loughmahon in Cork. This provides long-term residential care and day care services for older people including a Dementia specific unit. The Charity also runs a dedicated Education and Research Centre (Northridge House) which offers support to the healthcare sector generally. In addition, St. Luke’s Charity Foundation raises funds to enhance the services provided.

Our staff are the reason St Luke’s Home is a centre of excellence in specialist care for the older person, specifically Dementia Care. To reach that standard, our goal in the HR department is to select, develop, facilitate, regulate, support and recognise our staff in a professional and respectful way.

We are inviting applications for the following position(s): 

Registered Nurses (RGN, RNID)

Health Care Assistants

  • Department of Healthcare / HSE rates of pay (October 2021)  including Gerontology allowance and premiums
  • Funded education provided in St Luke’s on-site Education Centre, Northridge House and support offered for post graduate studies
  • Pension, Life Assurance Benefit and sick leave benefit scheme
  • Flexible working patterns to include rotation to Day, evening, and Night Duty

To apply please send your curriculum vitae with a detailed cover letter addressed to the HR Manager,

Informal Enquiries to the Director of Nursing Ms. Orla Coleman

Bus Driver 

  • Part Time Bus Driver in our Day Care Centre
  • Approximately 20 Hours every second week
  • Full clean EU D1 Driving License essential
  • Flexibility required to cover Annual leave

Salary is commensurate with HSE salary scales (October 2021) and a job description is available on request. 

Clinical Nurse Manager I – Night Duty

  • Strong leadership skills are essential as well as high levels of personal integrity.
  • Suitable candidates will be genuinely passionate about working with older people.
  • Minimum of three (3) years’ experience in working in care of the older person service.
  • Registered with NMBI.
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CV and letter of application to:

Ms. Fiona Dwyer, HR Manager, St Luke’s Home, Castle Road, Mahon, Cork