Blog - August 2017

  • Transport in Ireland: Travel Tips for the newly arrived Nurse

    Posted on Friday, August 4, 2017 by Nurse BankNo comments

    Getting about Ireland is quite easy in the most part. But aside from knowing that you will pay in Euro for your tickets and that our speed limits are in kilometers, what other information might be of use? Public Transport Bus Éireann – Bus Éireann provides various bus services on network of routes throughout Ireland. It operates intercity coach services for major cities. City and town buses ...

  • Irish Visa & Work Permits for Nurses - What you need to work in Ireland

    Posted on Friday, August 4, 2017 by Nurse BankNo comments

    Working in Ireland can be a very rewarding experience. However for first time Nurses arriving in Ireland, it is best to be aware of the Irish Visa and Work Permit requirements before travelling. Visas/Work Permits Citizens of certain countries need a visa in order to come to Ireland. You may apply for an Irish visa at your nearest Irish Embassy or consulate. A visa does not confer any right to ...

  • Top 10 Things to do in Ireland

    Posted on Friday, August 4, 2017 by Nurse BankNo comments

    Lose yourself in some of Ireland’s most inspiring countryside and vibrant cities. A warm welcome in a traditional pub, a meeting with long-lost family member, a walk to remember through a wild landscape; you won’t be short of things to do in Ireland. Guinness Storehouse One of the first things people associate with Ireland is Guinness. Now experience a pint of the black stuff from where it ...

  • Nursing Accommodation for Nurses coming to Ireland

    Posted on Friday, August 4, 2017 by Nurse BankNo comments

    Arranging accommodation in Ireland is easy.. When you know where to look and how to organise it! Accommodation – Short Term and Long Term There are three principle accommodation types for short term stays: B&B’s – the cheapest Guest House – tend to cost between B&B and Hotel Hotel – usually the most expensive of three We have a list of accommodation for every major town in ...

  • NMBI Nurse Registration - Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland Pin

    Posted on Friday, August 4, 2017 by Nurse BankNo comments

    All nurses and midwives who practise in Ireland must by law be listed on the Register of Nurses and Midwives which is maintained by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI). Currently around 65,000 nurses and midwives who are practicing in Ireland are included on the Register. The NMBI provides a range of registration services which are detailed in this section of the website.  They ...