Student Mental Health Nurse, Student Health & Wellbeing

University College Cork
December 19, 2023
Offerd Salary:€57,199 - €67,623
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Contract Type:fixed term of 18 mon
Working Time:Part time
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Student Mental Health Nurse, Student Health & Wellbeing

18-month Fixed Term Part-time Post (0.6FTE)

UCC wishes to appoint a Mental Health Nurse for a fixed term of 18 months to assist in the completion of a project to streamline the mental health supports and services to students who are neurodiverse and to provide clinical management and support for students with Mental Health Illnesses or experiencing episodes of significant Mental Distress. The post-holder will help design a future model of mental health supports for students who are neurodiverse including those students diagnosed with ADHD that is viable and sustainable within the limit of the fiscal and other resources available. In addition, the post-holder will hold their own case load, conducting initial mental health assessments, provide on-to-one and group offerings under the supervision of the Consultant Psychiatrist and Student Health Doctors.

Please note that Garda vetting and/or an international police clearance check may form part of the selection process.

For an information package including full details of the post, selection criteria and application process see https: // The University, at its discretion, may undertake to make an additional appointment(s) from this competition following the conclusion of the process.

Informal enquiries can be made in confidence to Dr Judy Dwyer or Dr Aoife O'Sullivan, Student Health Doctor UCC Student Health, email: [email protected] or email: [email protected] For further information on the Department, please visit https: // www.

University College Cork is committed to being a fully inclusive global university which actively recruits, supports and retains colleagues from all sectors of society. Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) are core values under our Strategic Plan. UCC holds a Bronze Athena SWAN award in recognition of our commitment to advancing equality in higher education. We value diversity as well as celebrate, support and thrive on the contributions of all our employees and the communities they represent. We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from everybody, regardless of age, care-giving status, disability, ethnicity, gender and/or gender identity or expression status, nationality, marital status/civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion/creed, and/or sexual orientation. We are committed to supporting all staff through flexible working schemes, family-friendly policies, training and development, and staff networks. We value the enrichment that comes from a diverse community and seek to promote equality, prevent discrimination and protect the human rights of each individual in line with equality legislation. We encourage applicants to consult our Dignity and Respect Policy and learn more about our EDI related initiatives .

Appointment may be made on the Clinical Nurse Manager II Salary Scale: pro- rata €57,199 - €67,623.

Salary placement on appointment will be in accordance with public sector pay policy .

We encourage you to reach out to us directly should you require assistance or reasonable accommodation during the recruitment process.

Applications must be submitted online via the University College Cork vacancy portal (https: // Queries relating to the online application process should be referred to [email protected], quoting the job-title.

Candidates should apply, in confidence, before 12 noon (Irish Local Time) on Tuesday, 19th December 2023.

No late applications will be accepted.


Please note that an appointment to posts advertised will be dependent on University approval, together with the terms of the employment control framework for the higher education sector

Contact Person : Judy Dwyer Contact Email : [email protected] Job ID : 072594 Contact Number : Close Date : 19-Dec-2023 12:00

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