Consultant Psychiatrist

Job Overview

Consultant Psychiatrist

FRS Recruitment are pleased to be working in partnership with the Health Service Executive in Ireland to source a number of Consultant Psychiatrists to join the Mental Health Service. With opportunities in both hospital and community setting, FRS have the widest range of psychiatry opportunities in Ireland we are happy to speak with Psychiatry Doctors at all levels of experience.

As one of Ireland's most scenic and beautiful locations, this position will appeal to anyone looking for an idyllic Irish destination. Offering excellent beaches, sports, schools, shops and access to three international airports. This is an ideal destination for Doctors moving to Ireland.

Recent increases in investment in the mental health services have created a number of new opportunities and we have a number of roles with contract ranging from 3 to 12 months with the opportunity to take up a further permanent role in time.

We have opportunities for:

- General Adult Psychiatrists.

- Old Age Psychiatrists

- Rehabilitation Psychiatrists

- Liaison Psychiatrists

- Child & Adolescent Psychiatrists

Generous salary ranges from €210,000 to €252,000 depending on experience as well as on call allowance of €4,000 and €3,000 continuing medical education allowance.

A relocation package is also on offer for Psychiatrists moving to Ireland to take up one of these positions, the package includes:

  • Flights up to €800 (€200 within EU)
  • Accommodation for the first 28 days
  • Paid work permit and visa
  • Reimbursement of the cost of initial registration with the Irish Medical Council.


In order to be considered for this role you will need:

  • Experience working as a Consultant Psychiatrist
  • Eligibility to register with the Irish Medical Council (specialist registration preferred but general registration will be considered)
  • Excellent English language communication skills with preference for OET or IELTS evidence
  • Willing to locate to Ireland full time for 3 months or longer.

Emma Fenton - FRS Recruitment

Emma Fenton is a Client Relationship Manager in the Medical Division of FRS Recruitment. She has been recruiting Doctors for the Irish Health Service for 17 years. She has a strong network of contacts across the Irish health sector and prides herself on her fair and honest advice to all prospective Doctors.

"If you are a Doctor and are considering a change of job or a move to Ireland, I would be happy to find you the ideal role. As a strong negotiator, I will find the best salary and remuneration package available in the best hospitals. I will work with you to find a role that will elevate your career and enhance your prospects for the future. I am proud to work with excellent administrators and compliance specialists who will assist you with all the required paperwork and make any necessary relocation as easy as possible. I look forward to helping you progress your career."

Please submit your CV online today and be assured that your application will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

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