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**Consultant in General/Internal Medicine - Permanent Position - Galway Ireland**

Subspecialty is desirable in Endocrinology, Respiratory, or Geriatric Medicine.


If you seek an alternative away from the grind of public sector healthcare and are looking for a new challenge to rapidly develop a busy practice and to become firmly established in the community and with local GPs. Head Medical is happy to announce a fantastic opportunity has opened up on the West Coast of Ireland in the city of Galway, where we are working with a leading private organisation recruiting Consultants in General/Internal Medicine on a permanent basis.

You'll work state-of-the-art 146-bed hospital that provides 24-hour health care services. There are in excess of 140 highly skilled Physicians and Surgeons covering a wide variety of specialties. The successful candidate will join the existing medical team within the GIM department.

This hospital is known for its use of advanced medical technologies and its commitment to quality patient care

This is a superb opportunity to join a successful and well-established hospital and build a rewarding career.


Responsibilities of the successful candidate will include but are not limited to:

  • To provide high-quality, sustained medical care to in and outpatients; The Primary focus is to join a rota providing care for Medical patients admitted through the Emergency Department which is open daily (9am to 6pm)
  • Carrying out duties within the General/Internal Medicine department with the individual’s post.
  • Consultants will participate in hospital activities related to teaching and conduct of hospital business.
  • Duties will be supported by registrars, resident medical officers, and specialist nurses.

Essential criteria to apply:

  • Eligible to be entered on the Specialist Division of the Register of the Medical Council, Ireland (IMC)
  • GIM with or without special interest and on the UK/EU specialist register (can apply if also in process with IMC or an EU/UK Specialist) 
  • The ideal candidate will possess a recognized specialty qualification in General/Internal Medicine, supported by excellent patient care standards plus experience in the role of Consultant/specialist within the same or similar specialties.


Compensation and Benefits:

Salaries are around €250,000 + relocation support + discretiory welcome bonus for certain positions.

As a leading private hospital within Ireland, our client is offering competitive salaries on average figures of €250,000. Your pay, however, can also be structured through the Independent Consultant terms set out by the organisation and will be discussed at interview stage.

Additional benefits include:

  • Continuous professional development
  • Generous welcome bonus for key roles  
  • Flexible scheduling  to support work-life balance
  • Supportive and collaborative work environments
  • Access to cutting-edge medical technologies and techniques
  • Commitment to quality patient care and outcomes
  • Relocation support
  • Subsidised or free parking
  • Discounted healthcare for you

Why consider a Medical Consultant position in Ireland?

  1. Excellent Healthcare System: Ireland boasts a robust healthcare system with state-of-the-art facilities and a commitment to patient care.
  2. Work-Life Balance: Ireland offers an exceptional work-life balance, allowing you to enjoy your career and personal life to the fullest.
  3. Competitive Compensation: This hospital group offers competitive salary packages and benefits, ensuring your financial well-being.
  4. Diverse Patient Population: Working in Ireland will provide you with the opportunity to treat a diverse patient population, enhancing your clinical skills.
  5. Professional Development: Ireland's healthcare institutions prioritize professional development and offer opportunities for ongoing training and education.
  6. Rich Culture: Experience the warmth of Irish culture, explore breathtaking landscapes, and enjoy a vibrant social scene outside of work.

Please get in touch with a copy of your CV or simply email stuart@headmedical.com for more information. We would love to hear from you.

For a discussion about this role or
other opportunities contact Stuart today.

stuart@headmedical.com / 0131 357 1096

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