The role of a Consultant Geriatrician carries a significant amount of responsibility as they are a vital member of the Medicine Department. As the specialist individual, whose duty it is to ensure patients receive the best possible care, it is a challenging but rewarding post. The work of a consultant goes beyond caring directly for patients, they are often leaders of the multidisciplinary team and are heavily involved in the training and development of junior doctors and students.
Taking on this position enables a highly motivated experienced medical professional to develop new skills and to apply their extensive knowledge in a challenging but worthwhile and exciting environment.
In order to practice medicine in Ireland, it is necessary to be registered with the Irish Medical Council (IMC). For further information on how to register with the IMC follow the link https://www.medicalcouncil.ie/Registration/
If you are interested in working in Irish Hospitals, please contact Jacqueline Shaughnessy, Medical & Healthcare Division, FRS Recruitment. Tel:0860279484. I will be in contact with you on receipt of your CV, and to deal with any queries you may have.