The grass is greener in Ireland in job postings

24. May 2023.

Why not spend your free time doing activities you love? If you thought you didn’t have time for them, check out the open ads for medical specialists who would like to build their business career in healthcare in Ireland.

Irish hospitals are looking for numerous health specialists, and the most sought-after positions are:

  • specialist in maxillofacial surgery with a diploma in dental medicine
  • specialist in radiology
  • specialist in psychiatry
  • specialist in internal medicine
  • specialist in otorhinolaryngology
  • specialist in pathology
  • specialist in dermatovenerology
  • specialist in pulmonology
  • specialist in cardiology
  • specialist in emergency medicine
  • specialist in geriatrics
  • specialist in rheumatology
  • specialist in anesthesiology
  • specialist in neurology

Additionally, SHO (Senior House Officer) positions will be open and active from July 2023, as will all Registrar level positions.

Applications are open during May and June, and you must attach your portfolio when applying. Anyone who has passed the IELTS or OET and an active IMC license for doctors in Ireland at the time of application can apply for the competition.

A passed IELTS certificate (English language test) is mandatory from 2023, if you want to work in the Irish health system. A score of 7.0 or above is required on each part of the exam to qualify for employment and start your career in Irish hospitals. If you have a B2 level English language certificate, you can choose employment according to your preferences.

Obtaining a license to work (general or specialist registration) is another prerequisite for working as a doctor in Ireland. The process takes up to six months on average, and at the time of applying for the tender, the license should already be obtained and active. In order to obtain it, it is necessary to send your documentation to the Irish Medical Chamber (IMC), which makes a decision on whether you will be able to work in this country. Find out how to obtain a license here.

Find out more details about the positions and how to advance here.

Ireland offers numerous advantages for the career development of doctors thanks to its developed healthcare system. Good salaries ensure a comfortable life for doctors, and beautiful landscapes offer a variety of opportunities to explore nature. In addition, Ireland provides a good education system, a rich tradition and a sense of community. The Irish people are also known for their passion for sports, so fans of sports activities will easily find company for playing sports or watching important broadcasts. The same sense of community can be found in various segments of this society that invests in its future.

Contact us via e-mail or the contact form below and find out all the answers to your questions. We provide assistance in the preparation of CV and portfolio, help in obtaining a work license and find the right offers for you. The satisfaction of our candidates is our first priority, and you can find out how the process looks from the candidate’s perspective in the reviews.

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