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  • Advert number: 349552-0
  • Posted Date: 27/01/14
  • Closing Date: 14/02/14

Mercy University Hospital

Mercy University Hospital Cork Limited, founded in 1857 by the Sisters of Mercy, is one of the oldest and most respected hospitals in Ireland. It is a centre of National and International excellence renowned for its research and is affiliated with University College Cork. The Mercy is a public Voluntary Hospital providing 319 beds and treats over 100,000 patients per annum. The hospital offers a comprehensive range of medical and surgical services on a regional and tertiary level for inpatients, day cases and outpatients.

Applications are invited for the following positions commencing 31st March 2014:

TEMPORARY CONSULTANT IN REHABILITATION MEDICINE

Mercy University Hospital, Cork/Cork University Hospital/National Rehabilitation Hospital – 9 months initially

This is an appointment on a Type A basis under the Consultants’ Contract 2008 (as of 1st July 2013) by the Mercy University Hospital. This is a replacement post, which is a regional appointment based at the Mercy University Hospital in Cork (22.5 hours per week), Cork University Hospital (6.5 hours per week) and the National Rehabilitation Hospital in Dublin (10 hours per week). Some flexibility in rationalising working over different sites is welcomed.

The following professional qualifi­cations and experience shall apply:

i) 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 Rehabilitation Medicine is required prior to commencement.

ii) Expertise in Amputee Rehabilitation and Acquired Brain Injury.

LOCUM CONSULTANT PAEDIATRIC NEUROLOGIST

Mercy University Hospital, Cork/Cork University Hospital – 9 month contract

This is an appointment on a Type B basis under the Consultants’ Contract 2008 (as of 1st July 2013), 12 hours Mercy University Hospital, 27 hours Cork University Hospital.

The following professional qualifi­cations and experience shall apply:

i) Registration as a specialist in the Specialist Division of the Register of Medical Practitioners maintained by the Medical Council in Ireland required prior to commencement.

Application Procedure

Send a letter of application including contact details of four referees together with seven copies of your Curriculum Vitae to: The Medical Manpower Manager, Mercy University Hospital, Grenville Place, Cork, Ireland or via email to flynch@muh.ie Tel: +353 (0)21 4935548, Fax: +353 (0)21 4278483.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 1pm, Friday, 14th February 2014.

The Mercy University Hospital, Cork/Cork University Hospital/National Rehabilitation Hospital are equal opportunities employers.

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