PSYCHIATRIC NURSES ASSOCIATION of Ireland

A Career Break may be granted to permanent employees for the following reasons:

- Domestic purposes

- Educational purposes

- Travel Abroad

A career break is for a minimum of 1 year. Staff granted Career Breaks can be replaced in a permanent capacity.

There is also a facility to grant Special Leave without pay in accordance with Circular 10/71. This leave is generally for domestic purposes and is of a more short-term nature.

The maximum limit for special leave without pay is 5 years and can be made up of leave under the Career break scheme, leave under Circular 10/71 or leave with nominal pay.

Upcoming events

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS CLOSING DATE SEPT 30 2022 - HORATIO CONGRESS MALTA 13-14 MARCH 2023

REUNITING MENTAL HEALTH NURSES

The Horatio Congress of Psychiatric Nursing: ‘Reuniting Mental Health Nurses’ Sharing Experiences, Cultivating Knowledge’ will be taking place in Malta, at the Marriott Hotel, Balluta Bay between Monday 13th and Tuesday 14th of March 2023.

Event Date 30-09-2022 1:00 am
Event End Date 30-09-2022 11:30 pm
Cut off date 30-09-2022 11:30 am
Individual Price Free
Attachment Abstract Submission Document Horatio Malta 2023.pdf