Ireland East Hospital Group (IEHG), with our Academic Partner University College Dublin (UCD), is the largest and most diverse hospital group in Ireland in terms of population, budget, staffing, number of hospitals/Community Health Organisations (CHOs), and geographical spread. IEHG aims to deliver consistently high quality, safe care, while transforming and integrating clinical services across the 11 hospitals in the Group to meet the needs of the people we serve. Our ambition is to be the national leader in healthcare delivery, with a strong international reputation, continuously improving the quality of healthcare and patient outcomes for our 1 million population. To achieve this, we will progress our strategic plan for service configuration and development of an Academic Health Science Centre.

Job Opportunities at IEHG Hospitals

Mater Misericordiae University Hospital; St Vincent's University Hospital; Regional Hospital Mullingar; St Luke's General Hospital Carlow/Kilkenny; Wexford General Hospital; National Maternity Hospital; Our Lady's Hospital, Navan; St Columcille's Hospital; St Michael's Hospital, Dun Laoghaire; Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital; Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital

For additional vacancies in IEHG hospitals, please visit HSE Jobs (statutory hospitals) or the individual hospital’s website (voluntary hospitals)

Our Lady's Hospital, Navan

Our Lady’s Hospital, Navan currently has a total of 107 beds and provides a general acute hospital service to the catchment area of Meath and a Regional Elective Orthopaedic service.  

The acute services are as follows: General Medicine including MAU, General Surgery, Elective Orthopaedics, Regional Rheumatology service, ICU/HDU, CCU, Emergency Department, Gynaecology Day surgery and Out-patient, Medical & Surgical Day Services, Out-patient service, Pathology services, Radiology, Occupational Therapy, Pre-op Assessment, Anaesthetic Services.

Clinical Nurse Manager 2 Infection Prevention & Control
€49,056- €57,995
Permanent Wholetime Contract
Campaign Reference: OLHC201908

The post of Clinical Nurse Manager 2 Infection Prevention & Control is to optimise patient care through the prevention, surveillance, investigation, liaison, education, research and control of healthcare acquired Infection (HCAI).

The CNM2 Infection Prevention & Control will be required to provide and maintain a comprehensive, efficient and effective infection prevention and control service for clients and patients. The CNM2 Infection Prevention & Control will work as a key member of the multi-disciplinary team providing specialist infection control advice, support and expertise to healthcare staff.  

Education, research and development are paramount to the role of the Clinical Nurse Manager 2 Infection Prevention and Control so that practice is based on appropriate research and evidence.

The post-holder will work as part of the Quality and Patient Safety Team including participating at team meetings.

If you have a strong values base in all that you do and care passionately about improving care and services for people then we would love to hear from you.

The job specification for the role can be viewed here.
The application form for the role can be viewed here.

Informal enquiries: Maura Coyle Meade, Director of Nursing, Our Lady’s Hospital Navan.
Email: maura.coylemeade@hse.ie / Tel: 046 9021210

Application details: Completed applications forms to be sent by post or email to: Niamh McIntyre, Assistant Staff Officer, HR Department, Our Lady’s Hospital, Navan, Co. Meath
Email: recruitment.OLHN@hse.ie

Closing date: Friday 1st March 2019 at 5.00 pm

Assistant Director of Nursing (Out of Hours)
€54,125- €64,811
Permanent, Whole time
Campaign Reference: OLHC201907

The position of Assistant Director of Nursing (Out of Hours) will play an integral role as part of the senior nursing team within the hospital.  

She/he will be responsible for maintaining optimum levels of care that ensure the health and safety of all patients. The post-holder will provide professional and clinical leadership in the designated area(s) of responsibility and oversee the management of resources to include staffing and staff development. He/she will facilitate communication across the healthcare teams and undertake the bed management role out of hours and at weekends.

If you have a strong values base in all that you do and care passionately about improving care and services for people then we would love to hear from you.

The job specification for the role can be viewed here.
The application form for the role can be viewed here.

Informal enquiries: Maura Coyle Meade, Director of Nursing, Our Lady’s Hospital, Navan.
Email: maura.coylemeade@hse.ie / Tel: 046 9021210

Application details: Completed application forms to be sent by post or email to: Niamh McIntyre, Assistant Staff Officer, HR Department, Our Lady’s Hospital, Navan, Co. Meath
Email: recruitment.OLHN@hse.ie

Closing date: Wednesday 20th February 2019 at 5.00 pm

St Columcille's Hospital, Loughlinstown

St. Columcille’s Hospital (SCH), Loughlinstown, is a Model 2 hospital with 109 Inpatient Beds, 3 Medical Observation Beds, 8 Day Beds, 9 Beds in MAU (Medical Assessment Unit) and 6 in the IU (Injuries Unit).

Located on the border of Wicklow, it has a national speciality in obesity management. In addition to general medicine and care of the elderly services, it also has orthopaedic rehab and stroke rehab services.

Permanent Grade IV Assistant Staff Officer, Transgender Service
WTE Value: 0.5 WTE (18.5 hours per week)
Salary Scale: €27,563 - €44,773

The position of Assistant Staff Officer Grade IV encompasses both managerial and administrative responsibilities in the evolving National Transgender services.  

The assignment of this post is to provide clerical, administrative and managerial support within the Transgender/Endocrine services based at St. Columcille’s Hospital.

A job specification for the role can be viewed here.

Informal enquiries:
Nicola Dillon, HR Manager, St. Columcille’s Hospital, Loughlinstown, Co. Dublin.
Tel:  01 2115097 Email: Nicola.Dillon@hse.ie

Application details:
CV and cover letter to: Suzanne Kirk, HR Department, St. Columcille’s Hospital, Loughlinstown, Co. Dublin.  
Email: suzanne.kirk@hse.ie

Closing date:
12pm Tuesday 26 February 2019

Job Opportunities at IEHG Head Office

IEHG Headquarters are currently based at the
Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Eccles Street, Dublin 7

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST
Programme Manager
IEHG Ophthalmology Institute

**Only staff employed in the Ireland East Hospital Group are eligible to apply at this time. Assignment to the role will be on a grade to grade basis with current terms and conditions applying**

In 2016, with the establishment of the hospital groups, IEHG set up an IEHG Ophthalmology Service Review Group with membership looking at ophthalmology services in response to local and national demands. The requirement to adapt and change to improve the quality of patient care and meet demand regarding access for all ophthalmology patients is a key priority for this Group.

IEHG Ophthalmology Sites:

- Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital
- Mater Misericordiae University Hospital
- St. Vincent’s University Hospital
- Regional Hospital Mullingar
- St. Columcille’s Hospital, Loughlinstown
- National Maternity Hospital

The purpose of the post of Programme Manager - IEHG Ophthalmology Institute is to support the Executive Clinical Director to deliver a Lean Management Framework for Ophthalmology services across IEHG which will ensure the delivery of safe, effective and sustainable services for Ophthalmology.

If you have a strong values base in all that you do and care passionately about improving care and services for people then we would love to hear from you.

A job specification for the role can be viewed here.

How to apply:

Informal enquiries: Ms Mary Day, Group Chief Executive, Ireland East Hospital Group
Email: mday@iehg.ie Tel: 01 960 2402

Application details: Applications are by CV and covering letter to Paula Lawler, Group HR Director
Email: recruitment@iehg.ie Tel: 045 988 383

Closing date: 5pm Tuesday 12th February 2019