Temporary Full-Time


LOCUM CONSULTANT PHYSICIAN IN GERIATRIC MEDICINE

Reference No:  M22/124

Professional Qualifications and/or experience
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 Geriatric Medicine and General (internal) Medicine.

The post is Locum, on a Type B Contract, with a commitment of 37hrs Tallaght University Hospital.

Please Note:
The Minister for Health has confirmed the Government Policy regarding the introduction of the new Sláintecare Consultant Contract as provided for in the Programme for Government.
The Sláintecare Consultant Contract will provide for Public only work in public hospitals. The new Sláintecare Consultant Contract 2021 will be applicable to all new and replacement Consultant Contracts issued after the implementation date.
Please note that the HSE has yet to receive confirmation of the implementation date for the Sláintecare Consultant Contract.”

Immediate Applications are invited for this post:
To Apply:

Apply on-line at www.tuh.ie/careers  for the post, and upload a current copy of detailed Curriculum Vitae for the post
  • Applications are accepted from candidates via our website, please apply on-line and upload your current CV
  • Applications submitted in any other format will not be considered

Please Note: This post will close when a suitable number of qualified candidates have applied.
A copy the Job Description is available: please email;

GENERAL
Informal enquiries: Informal enquiries are welcome from potential candidates; please contact Professor Seán Kennelly,  Consultant Geriatrician, Tel: 01 414 2000  / Email: sean.kennelly@tuh.ie  or Professor Peter Lavin, Clinical Director, Tel: 01 414 2000 / Email:
Please note:  Any information provided to prospective applicants, applicants or shortlisted candidates by any parties does not form part of the contract, forms no part of the selection process and is only an informal process.
Presentation: If you are shortlisted for interview you may be asked to make a presentation to the Selection Committee.  The title and length of the presentation will be advised in advance of the interview(s).  The time length of the presentation must be strictly adhered to.  Presentation instructions are provided.
Referees: The names and addresses of three referees must be submitted with your application, two of whom should be from recent appointments.  The Hospital may also refer to present and former employers for reference purposes without further notification to the applicant. An applicant having any reservations on this matter should state on cover letter at the time of application. Please be assured that we will only collect the details and contact referees should you come under consideration after the final interview stage.
Thesis Clarification: If a thesis has been submitted but not granted, the applicant should clarify the status of the thesis in their Curriculum Vitae.
Expenses: Tallaght University Hospital will not be liable for travelling or other expenses incurred by applicants who may be required to attend for interview(s).
Amendments to Curriculum Vitae: Amendments / addendums to Curriculum Vitae are not accepted once the Short-listing meeting has taken place.  Addendums are not accepted at Interview.  Short-listed candidates will be invited at Interview to update the Selection Committee on any changes to Curriculum Vitae since submission.
Personal Data: Curriculum Vitae must contain the following information:
  Home Address Irish address (if available)
  Home Telephone Number Irish Telephone Number (if available)
  Mobile Number Irish Mobile Number (if available)
  Email address Irish Medical Council (IMC) Registration Number (if registered with IMC)
Registration Number(s) for Medical Councils outside the jurisdiction.