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RCN Northern Ireland

Learning Disability Award

Learning Disability Award

The Learning Disability Award, sponsored by Craegmoor, is open to all registered nurses who can demonstrate their contribution in ensuring an improved quality of life for children and young people, adults or older people with a learning disability.

Nominees for the Learning Disability Award must currently be working in Northern Ireland. Please check that the person you wish to nominate is content for you to nominate them.



Nominations must be made by someone who is familiar with the work of the nominee.

How to apply

Fill out the application form and complete a 500 word summary showing evidence of :



• a culture of person-centred care embedded in everyday practice



• collaborative working with individuals or groups of people with a learning disability to design and deliver services


• measurable outcomes that demonstrate an improved quality of life for individuals or groups of people with a learning disability.

Download the Learning Disability Award application form here

For more information please call 028 90 384 600.