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Senior Medical Officer
Saint John of God Hospital
Job posted: 28th June 2018
Deadline: 17th July 2018
The Psychiatry of Later Life Department is led by two Consultant Psychiatrists and has two Multidisciplinary teams including NCHD’s. Nursing, Clinical Psychology, Occupational Therapy, Social Work and Pharmacy. There are two suites, one 28 bedded suite for patients with functional illness and a 12 bedded suite for patients with dementia and associated behavioural and psychological symptoms. There are outpatient clinics as well as a Memory Clinic.
Applications are now sought for the following position: Senior Medical Officer (Psychiatry of Later Life)
2 year Fixed Term Contract
The overall objective of this post is to assess and manage both inpatient and outpatient Later Life patients under the supervision of the Consultant Psychiatrist Applications are sought from candidates who can:
Demonstrate an excellent track record in Psychiatry and a demonstrable commitment to best practice
Demonstrate experience in the delivery of Psychiatric Services in Later Life.
Demonstrate the capacity to manage the service in an effective and resourceful manner within a model of person-centred care with a high level of clinical and professional knowledge relevant to the role.
Effective interpersonal and communication skills as well as ability to build strong relationships and networks at all levels is essential
• All applicants must be currently registered with the Irish Medical Council and confirm in their application that they have the right to remain and work in Ireland.
Please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please email your Curriculum Vitae to: email@example.com
Tel: 01-2771509 for full job description
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