The Republic of Ireland – providing opportunities in a country with a warm, friendly, and welcoming culture.

Ireland, or Éire in Irish, also known as the Republic of Ireland is a member of the EU and shares its border with Northern Ireland which is part of the UK. The capital and largest city is Dublin located on the east of the island. With a population of circa 5 million, about 40% reside in the Dublin area.

With so much to offer, from lively cities, amazing landscapes, hiking in the great outdoors and traditional Irish cuisine, Ireland is a great option if you are looking to make a move with the support of Templars Medical. If you are a hospital doctor or GP, Templars Medical can offer opportunities on a fixed-term or permanent basis.

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Our service to you

Through our relationships with healthcare organisations in Ireland we have access to job opportunities for both hospital doctors and GPs. Templars Medical will work with you from the point of enquiry through to the time you are ready to start your new job. Our full support means we will:

  • Discuss potential employment opportunities, either permanent or fixed term placements.
  • Provide information on English language level and certification (if required).
  • Determine your route to obtain professional registration depending upon the country in which you qualified and trained.
  • Help with your application to obtain registration with the Irish Medical Council (IMC) and prepare the relevant documents.
  • Confirm your eligibility to obtain a work permit (if applicable).
  • Assist you with other employment checks and paperwork such as occupational health and police certificate requirements.
  • Support your relocation, such as finding accommodation; travel and airport transfers; catering for the needs of family members travelling with you.
  • Provide ongoing support if required when you are settled into your new position.

Healthcare in Ireland

  • The Health Service Executive (HSE) is the statutory health authority in Ireland.
  • HSE provides all of Ireland’s public health services in hospitals and communities.
  • Their vision is ‘a healthier Ireland with a high-quality health service valued by all’.
  • They are the largest employer and employ circa 67000 staff.
  • Primary care services are managed by the HSE on behalf of the Department of Health and Children.
  • There are 48 hospitals, the largest teaching hospital is St Jame’s based in Dublin.
  • Every resident of Ireland is entitled to a range of health services either free of charge or at reduced cost through the public health care system.