Useful Links

Here are some useful links for Employers & Hiring Managers when recruiting agency staff. It contains information that you may find useful during your recruitment process – from the main Irish online jobs boards to the industry bodies for your sectors.

Recruitment & General

OrganisationWho They Are and What they doWebsite Link
National Recruitment FederationThe NRF maintain standards and codes of practice for the Recruitment Industry in Ireland. You can find all of their members and the fields they specialise in on their
Irishjobs.ieIreland’s premier jobs board. Find job vacancies from Three Q as well as other agencies and companies across every industry
Findajob.ieThe new name for, here you will find jobs from every industry sector and many agencies and
Jobsearch.ieRecently upgraded, allows you to search for roles across industries in
FASIreland’s national training and employment authority. FAS offers both job and training opportunities for unemployed
Citizens InformationFind out what it is like to work in Ireland including information on worker’s rights, benefits and employment
Small Firms AssociationRepresentative body of hundreds of SME’s across
AfreshA career and personal coaching service designed to make you take “a fresh” look at your
JobcareCareer and jobs club based in Dublin City Centre that assists unemployed people find
New ApproachA highly specialised Training, Human Resource and Health & Safety service

Medical & Healthcare

OrganisationWho They Are and What they doWebsite Link
Health Service ExecutiveThe public health service body which operates hospitals and health bodies
Irish Nurses & Midwives OrganisationThe main national membership body of nurses in
Health Information Quality AuthorityThe independent body responsible for quality, safety and accountability in residential services for children, older people and people with disabilities in
Pharmaceutical Society of IrelandThe regulator of the pharmaceutical industry in
The Medical CouncilThe Medical Council regulates medical doctors in the Republic of
An Bord AltranaisThe Irish Nursing board that nurses working in Ireland must register
Nursing Homes IrelandThe representative body of private and public nursing homes in
Healthcarejobs.ieA jobs board that is dedicated to advertising medical and healthcare job
AIT Medical SuppliesRegistered Training site offering First Aid
Fit For LifeIndependent Living
Skill ShopProvider of a range of First Aid and other training

Catering & Hospitality

OrganisationWho They Are and What they doWebsite Link
Catering Management Association of IrelandRepresentative body of Catering Managers in Ireland, particularly in the healthcare
Association of Healthcare Cleaning ProfessionalsUK-based association with a Southern Irish branch also. They represent people working in the healthcare cleaning
Irish Hospitality InstituteThe professional organisation representing managers in the Irish hospitality
Irish Hotels FederationThe national membership organisation of the Irish hotels and guesthouse
Restaurants Association of IrelandThe national body representing member restaurants in
Panel of Chefs IrelandA voluntary organisation representing chefs and Irish