Consultant Psychiatrist - General Adult

Dublin, Leinster (IE)
25 May 2018
22 Jun 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Saint John of God Hospital, Stillorgan is an independent acute psychiatric teaching hospital with 183 in-patient beds and one of the leading European providers in mental health treatment and care. In addition to a range of outpatient services, which include psychiatry, psychology, WRAP (the Wellness Recovery Action Plan) and the Stress Clinics located in Dublin and Kilkenny, the Hospital currently provides specialist services in Addictions, Psychosis, Eating Disorders, Psychiatry of Later Life and Adolescent services.

The Hospital is affiliated with University College Dublin, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin City University, the University of Limerick for undergraduate and postgraduate healthcare professional programmes, the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and the College of Psychiatrists of Ireland.

Applications are invited for the following position:

Consultant Psychiatrist - General Adult

(Full Time – Permanent)

The appointee will have responsibility for the treatment of general adult psychiatric inpatients alongside the delivery of day and outpatient service.

The following professional qualifications and experience shall apply to this appointment:  

  • Full registration in the General Register of Medical Practitioners maintained by the Medical Council in Ireland or entitlement to be so registered and
  • The possession of the MRCPsych or an equivalent thereto, and
  • Inclusion in the division of Psychiatry of the Register of Medical Specialists maintained by the Medical Council in Ireland, or
  • Seven years’ satisfactory post – graduate training and experience in the medical profession including five years in Psychiatry of which three years in General Adult Psychiatry.

Informal enquiries to Dr Richard Blennerhassett, Clinical Director, Tel: 01-2771514.

Please forward your Curriculum Vitae and covering letter to:

Adrian Doherty

Human Resources Manager

Human Resource Department

Saint John of God Hospital

Stillorgan, Co. Dublin

Alternatively, please click the apply button.

Closing date is:  Friday 22nd June 2018

Applications will be short-listed based on the information supplied in the Curriculum Vitae and a panel may be formed from which future vacancies will be filled.

Saint John of God Hospital is an equal opportunities employer.