Ireland (IE)
31 Jan 2019
15 Feb 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Applications are invited for the following post:


19.5 hours per week, Children’s Health Ireland at Temple Street Children’s University Hospital

19.5 hours per week, The Rotunda Hospital

The appointment will be on a Type B basis under the Consultants Contract 2008 (as per standard text issued by the HSE) on a Specified Purpose Contract for a period of approximately nine months commencing, April 2019.

Temple Street Children’s University Hospital is a quaternary referral center for neonatology. It accepts nationwide referrals of infants with complex congenital malformations, neurosurgical and neurological issues and surgical problems. There is a Neonatal high dependency (HDU) unit and the consultant Neonatologists also manage all non-HDU infants less than six weeks of age admitted to the hospital and a full outpatient service. A twenty-four hour on call service is provided. The neonatal service is provided by 1.75 whole time equivalent consultants. The Rotunda Hospital was established in 1745 in the heart of Dublin and it is a modern, busy and progressive Maternity Hospital, which delivers close to 9,000 infants annually. The Rotunda Hospital provides tertiary maternity care for around 9,000 deliveries per year. The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) of the Department of Paediatrics provides specialist intensive, high dependency and special care for approximately 1,300 infants per annum.

The following qualifications shall apply to this appointment:

  • Registration as a specialist in the Specialist Division of the Register of Medical Practitioners maintained by the Medical Council in Ireland in the specialty of Paediatrics and
  • Two years certified postgraduate training in Neonatology

    Informal enquiries can be made to Prof. Adrienne Foran, Consultant Neonatologist, on Tel: +353 (0)1 8784200.

    Application may be made by forwarding a copy of Curriculum Vitae accompanied by the names and addresses of three referees, two of whom must refer to recent appointments, to Ms Iris Cranley, Medical Manpower Manager, Temple Street Children’s University Hospital, Temple Street, Dublin 1, Ireland or via Email: iris.cranley@cuh.ie

    Alternatively, please click the apply button to apply.

    Latest date for receipt of applications: Friday, 15th February 2019.

    An equal opportunities policy applies to this post.

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