Consultant Psychiatrist

Republic of Ireland
01 Aug 2019
29 Aug 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Department of Defence

The Department of Defence is seeking to recruit a Civilian Consultant Psychiatrist to provide military psychiatry services to the Defence Forces. This position is of a unique nature and provides the successful candidate an exclusive opportunity to work with the Defence Force’s Central Medical Unit on psychiatric issues specific to the military. 

Given the distinctive nature of the work of the Defence Forces, including overseas deployment in areas of conflict, peace keeping and crisis management operations, the position will provide the successful applicant the chance to work and gain experience in a highly specialised area of psychiatry. 

The ideal candidate will be registered, or entitled to be so, as a specialist in the Specialist Division of the Register of Medical Practitioners maintained by the Medical Council in Ireland in the specialty of Psychiatry. 

For a confidential discussion, contact Paula Quinn on +353 1 8587600 or email or to make an application log onto 

Closing date for applications is 3pm 26th September 2019

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