Education & Practice Development

The Education and Practice Development Department provides practice and educational support to midwifery and nursing staff, student midwives, multidisciplinary teams and our community partners.  The Education and Practice Development department works in collaboration with the Centre for Midwifery Education (CME) based at the Coombe Women’s and Infants University Hospital.  The CME together with the three Dublin Maternity Hospitals develop and host varied postgraduate education programmes to enhance learning opportunities for registered nurses and midwives.
The National Maternity Hospital is not in a position to accept pre-nursing course/FETAC or transition year students.  Please do not submit requests, curriculum vitae or expressions of interest.

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