Graduate Nurse Programme 2024

Beacon Hospital Graduate Nurse Programme Hiring Now


Beacon Hospital Graduate Nurse Programme is a 12 month programme and allows Nurses to rotate through four clinical areas. The programme offers clinical skill based development with departmental scheduled study days, and a broad experience through the extensive range of ward and specialised areas available.

Our experienced Nursing team provide clinical expertise and support to the New Graduate Nurse. The candidate will be mentored and supported in their work to ensure the candidate gains the required competencies in a variety of clinical areas, including Surgical, Medical, Cardiology and more. In Beacon Hospital there are clinical facilitators in all areas along with clinical educators throughout the hospital.

On completion of the one-year rotation programme, the candidate can choose to work in the specialty of their choice, with a view to progressing to a sponsored Graduate Diploma in their chosen specialty. There is also flexibility to adapt the programme to the needs of the candidate.


For more information, or to apply, please contact Trish at [email protected].

Learn More About the Programme

Programme Benefits

  • Permanent Contract – 12 months on the graduate programme
  • Introductory Payment – €3,500
  • Placements – Surgical, Medical, Cardiology, Oncology & more.
  • Initial supernumerary period in assigned clinical area

The rotation programme gives the candidate the opportunity to experience different specialties which will facilitate in choosing and developing a career pathway.


Programme Application Requirements

  • B.Sc. General Nursing
  • Nursing & Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI) Registered
  • 2 Clinical References


At Beacon Hospital we offer a career in a dynamic and progressive environment where patient care is at the centre of all we do.

Our ethos is one of continued development, recognition and career progression. Through external education funded by Beacon Hospital and in-house development, Beacon Hospital strives to professionally develop its employees to facilitate them to achieve their ultimate career goals from within the organisation.


Working in Beacon Hospital

Beacon Hospital is one of Europe’s most technologically advanced private hospitals. We have a team of over 1,700 medical professionals delivering exceptional patient care.
Our continual hospital expansion and growth plans ensure that we are constantly evolving to meet the future needs of our patients.

We offer a career in a high acuity hospital, with advancement opportunities and support for continuous professional development.

Find Out More About Working at Beacon Hospital