1.0 WTE Fixed term Contract (24 Months from 27 Aug 2018)

Based in Education and Research Centre, Harold’s Cross, Dublin  

The purpose of this position is to provide undergraduate education in palliative medicine to UCD medical students and to support UCD undergraduate research activities. The post holder will pursue a research interest leading to a higher degree and supervise the work of research students. S/he will engage in medical curriculum planning, co-ordination and teaching.  A small clinical commitment attaches to this position.

Essential Requirements

  • Hold a recognised postgraduate qualification accepted as an entry point to higher medical training in Palliative Medicine (MRCPI, MRCP, MICGP or MRCGP).
  • Full registration in the General, Specialist or Trainee Specialist register of Medical Practitioners maintained by the Medical Council in Ireland.
  • At least one year’s experience in Palliative Medicine or a related specialty at Registrar or Specialist Registrar level.
  • 4+ years post graduate experience.
  • Experience of student education.
  • Can demonstrate a high standard of clinical competence.

Informal enquiries for this post to Bernadette Brady on 01 498 62 43 or by email to bbrady@olh.ie

 A detailed Job Description and Person Specification and Application Form for this position are available to download below or from the Human Resources Department by e-mail: hr@olh.ie or by phone (01) 491 2594.

To apply for this position please forward a completed application form by email to hr@olh.ie or by post to: Renaud Deworst, Manpower Manager, Human Resources Department, Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services, Harold’s Cross, Dublin  D6W EV82.

Latest date for receipt of applications is 5.00 pm on Wednesday 28th February 2018

Department of Health & Children salary scales will apply for HSE funded posts. A panel may be formed from which future Academic Clinical Lecturer positions may be filled in line with Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services panel management guidelines.

Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services is an equal opportunities employer and supports a smoke free environment.

 About us

Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services provides multi-disciplinary services in Specialist Palliative Care across Harold’s Cross & Blackrock Hospice; It is also a leading centre in Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Diseases and are leading providers of Care of the Older Person with both Residential & Community Reablement Services. We pride ourselves on our excellence of care for our patients, committed volunteers and highly trained and professional staff.

At Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services we strive to provide a modern, inclusive and friendly work environment which promotes continuous education and career pathway development for our staff. With a purpose-built Education and Research Centre onsite, training is provided for medical, nursing and health & social care professionals. Employee benefits include a Pension and Sick Pay Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Cycle to Work Scheme, Credit Union and Private Health Care Scheme (voluntary participation), a restaurant with subsidised meals and free on-site parking. Both locations are within walking distance to bus and luas/dart routes.

Mission Matters at Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services; we have an Employee Wellbeing Group, Diversity Group and Staff Council who strive to promote various initiatives to staff onsite, some of which include: Bootcamp Classes, Yoga Classes, Mindfulness, Education Sessions etc.

Application Form – Academic Clinical Lecturer

Job Description – Academic Clinical Lecturer (UCD)