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 for positions at our voluntary hospitals (see below)

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. At present the theatre department runs day-case surgery lists in general surgery, vascular surgery, pain management, gynaecology and dentals. There are plans for the enhancement and expansion of the current lists in line with the Ireland East Hospital Group's strategic plan for surgical services within the Group.

Staff Nurse – General
€29,346 - €45,701

The Staff Nurse will assess, plan, implement and evaluate care to the highest professional and ethical standards within the model of nursing care practiced in the relevant care setting. The staff nurse will provide holistic, person-centred care, promoting optimum independence and enhancing the quality of life for service users.

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 found here.
The application form is available to download here.

Informal enquiries: Jacqueline Kelly, Assistant Director of Nursing, St. Columcille’s Hospital, Loughlinstown, Co. Dublin.
Email: Tel: 01 2115012

Application details: Application forms to Ms. Suzanne Kirk, Human Resources Department, St. Columcille’s Hospital, Loughlinstown, Co. Dublin. Email:

Closing date: Wednesday 14 August 2019 at 5pm

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,  Day Surgery and Out-patient, Medical and Surgical Day Services, Out-patient Service, Pathology Services, Radiology, Occupational Therapy, Pre-op Assessment and Anaesthetic Services.

Medical Scientist Staff Grade (Microbiology)
Permanent/Part-time (9.25 hrs per week)
€32,692 – €55,331
Campaign Reference: 2019/22/OLH

Laboratory staffing consists of the Chief Medical Scientist in charge, Senior Medical Scientists for each discipline, Staff Grade Medical Scientists, Haemovigilance Officer, Laboratory Aides, Laboratory Attendents, Laboratory Porter, Clerical Officer and Phlebotomists. There are 29 staff members in total, however this includes job sharers and part-time staff. The Chief Medical Scientist is the line Manager for all Laboratory Staff.

In co-operation with the Senior Scientist, Clinical Staff and the Chief Medical Scientist, the post-holder will participate in the delivery of a quality laboratory service that supports the clinical needs of Our Lady’s Hospital’s patients and is consistent with the mission, vision, values and strategic plan of the organisation.

A job specification for the role can be found here.
The application form is available to download here.
Additional campaign information can be found here.

Informal enquiries
: Mr Ray O’Hare – Chief Medical Scientist
Tel: 046 9078571

Application details: Interested applicants should apply by submitting completed application form and indicating the position name and reference number.
By post: Helen Black, Staff Officer, HR Department, Our Lady’s Hospital, Navan  
By email:

Closing date: Monday 12 August 2019 at 4pm

Rehabilitation Assistant
Permanent/Full time (39 hrs per week)
€27,647 – €34,588
Campaign Reference: 2018/16B

The Rehabilitation Assistant will provide support and assistance to the Department of Rehabilitation in delivering physiotherapy intervention to patients.  He/She will oversee and co-ordinate specific functional group activities within the Department. This will be achieved through liaison with all stakeholders (nursing, patients, household, portering, etc) and any external agencies that are providing patient activities. The Rehabilitation Assistant will work under the guidance and supervision of the CORU registered therapists.

A job specification for the role can be found here.
The application form is available to download here.
Additional campaign information can be found here.

Informal enquiries: Lara Bourton Cassidy, Physiotherapy Services Manager, Our Lady’s Hospital, Navan
Email: Tel: 046 9078556

Application details: Interested applicants should apply by submitting completed application form and indicating the position name and reference number.
By post: Helen Black, Staff Officer, HR Department, Our Lady’s Hospital, Navan
By email:

Closing date: Friday 9 August 2019 at 4pm

The Mater Misericordiae University Hospital is a leading Model 4 Teaching Hospital with a local, national and international profile spanning over 150 years. Our hospital provides a range of frontline and specialist services and is the national centre for heart surgery, heart and lung transplants, extra corporeal life support (ECLS), spinal injuries, pulmonary hypertension, bone-anchored hearing aids, adult congenital heart disease, and also the national isolation unit. Our hospital is academically aligned with University College Dublin (UCD).

We offer staff a number of benefits including: health services credit union, occupational health service, pension scheme, subsidised canteen and local gym membership, support with continuous professional development, sports and social clubs, on site crèche facilities, taxsaver travel scheme, on site bank, coffee shop and pharmacy facilities, library and information services and income protection scheme.

To see all open roles please visit:  

Informal enquiries can be made to

St. Vincent’s University Hospital is proud to bring together a tradition of excellence in clinical care, research and education and a commitment to innovation so we can deliver the highest standard of care to our patients. We are always on the lookout for talented individuals with the ambition to make a real impact on our future – as we continue to drive major change in the health service.

Current vacancies for external applicants can be viewed at:

St. Michael’s Hospital, Dun Laoghaire
is committed to the recruitment, development, and retention of the highest calibre of staff, in order to provide the best quality healthcare to all of its patients. The principles we observe in our treatment and care of patients and in our dealings with staff are based on the core values of human dignity, compassion, justice, quality, advocacy and mutual respect.

For more information on the main occupation types employed at the hospital, the benefits of working at St Michael's, and the current vacancies available please visit:

At the National Maternity Hospital (NMH) our staff are our greatest asset.  We endeavour to recruit and retain people of the highest calibre to meet the Hospital’s service requirements. We know that investing in our staff means investing in a successful future for NMH.

Staff at NMH are rewarded for their hard work, commitment and dedication with ongoing training and development and great opportunities for career progression.

For more information please contact: Alannah Ruane, HR Admin

For current vacancies at the hospital, visit:

The Royal Victoria Eye & Ear Hospital aims to attract and retain high quality candidates whose experience and expertise will contribute value to the hospital in the future. We are committed to ensuring that the quality and dedication of our staff promotes continuous improvement in patient care and contributes to the positive experience of all patients within our organisation.

For current vacancies at the hospital, visit:

Due to additional service developments and increasing activity, Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital is seeking additional employees to assist us through this period of growth.

Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital has 159 beds and is the major centre for orthopaedic surgery in the country. The hospital is a tertiary referral centre for the treatment of complex orthopaedic problems including joint replacement surgery, revision joint surgery, foot and upper limb surgery, primary bone tumours, spinal surgery, sports injuries and paediatric orthopaedic surgery. In addition, the Active Rehabilitation Unit is a 52-bedded unit providing a multidisciplinary service to those whose acute care is completed but for whom discharge to their destination is delayed.

For current vacancies at the hospital, visit:

Job Opportunities at IEHG Head Office

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