Consultant Children and Adolescent Psychiatrist

Crumlin, Dublin 12 (IE)
11 Sep 2017
20 Oct 2017
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin, Ireland

Applications are invited from suitably qualified applicants for the
following post:

Consultant Children and Adolescent Psychiatrist

This is a permanent and pensionable post with 39 hours at Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin, Dublin 12, Ireland, on a Type A Contract.

This post will provide leadership to the Paediatric Consultation Liaison Psychiatry (PCLP) Department at Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin. This is a very exciting time to be joining as Consultant to the PCLP Department as the service plans for a move to a new purpose built paediatric hospital with a range of Psychiatry provision.

The PCLP Department at Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin is a vibrant
and expanding busy clinical department with an active teaching and research
role. Specialty services are provided to paediatric patients, children with eating disorders and those presenting through the Emergency Department, typically with DSH. New services are developing to allow for the management of the more complex cases attending the hospital i.e. Gender Dysphoria, Infant Psychiatry and rare genetic disorders. The newly appointed consultant will join the existing staff in providing this service and help develop new services in line with the plans for the new National Paediatric Hospital.

Applicants must be registered as a specialist in the Specialist Division of the
Medical Practitioners maintained by the Medical Council in Ireland in the specialty of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Clinical Experience in the area of paediatric liaison psychiatry is important.

Informal enquiries for this post to: Prof. Fiona McNicholas,
Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Email: or Tel: +353 (0)1 409 6692.

Applicants must be fully registered with the Irish Medical Council,

Please forward your Curriculum Vitae together with the names and contact details of three referees (one of whom should refer to a recent appointment) to by 20th October 2017.

Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin is an equal opportunity employer.