The Staff at St. Josephs Nursing Home, Elderly Care, Retirement Home, Kenmare, Ireland

staffSt. Joseph’s Nursing Home, Kenmare, believes that it is above all the quality of staff that will ensure that excellent care is given to our residents. Our management team have a combined experience of more than 60 years in the nursing profession. In addition, our nursing staff has a wide range of experience in the healthcare sector from geriatric to intensive care to intellectual disabilities. The majority of our staff comes from the South Kerry area which helps to provide a home from home environment.

Our management staff are qualified as FETAC and manual handling instructors and all carers are FETAC trained.

There is an in house officer for Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Plan (HACCP) and all of our nurses, care assistants and kitchen staff have HACCP training as well as training in the dietary needs for special requirements.


  • "My mother Colleen is a resident in St Josesphs and having come back to visit her I am thrilled to see she is so well cared for and happy in this beautiful home from home. The nursing staff appear to be exceptional and there is great attention to the detail of making the residents feel at home. Would recommend to others."

    Laura Jones-O'Neil Perth W Australia

  • "Thank you & all your staff for the wonderful care of our mother Colleen Jones. You have given back to her a quality of life & dignity. It is very much appreciated by Shell & myself.
    Very best wishes Jackie."

    Michelle & Jackie

  • "Thank you both for all the care and warmth that I received during my stay with you.It is wonderful to have something so good to say, when so much in Ireland is being criticised.
    God bless you both and all that goes on in St Josephs.
    Jo Bell."

    Joe Bell, Kenmare, Co. Kerry

  • "I am writing to express our heartfelt thanks not just for your making the last days of our mother Mae so easy for her and convenient for us, but also for all the care and attention she received from you, Denis, your family and staff during the ten years she spent with you. Because we know she got the best care during her stay with you. We know we could never hane provided mother with the care, expertise and medical attention you provided 24 hours a day.
    Yours sincerly Denis Murphy"

    Aisling Murphy, Charleville, Co. Cork




St. Josephs Nursing Homeemer-donncha-kathleen Killowen,
Co. Kerry,

Tel: +353 64 6641100
Fax: +353 64 6640872