The Mater Misericordiae University Hospital is a leading, level 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 a member of the Ireland East Hospital Group, the largest Hospital Group in the country, and is academically aligned with University College Dublin. 

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.


Consultant Roles

Job Title:  

Ophthalmologist – (Eye Casualty and General Ophthalmology) 
Temporary Part-time

Job reference number:



Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin 7.


20 hours per week

Professional / Academic Qualifications:

Registration as a specialist in the Specialist Division of the Register of Medical Practitioners maintained by the Medical Council in Ireland in the specialty of  ophthalmology or ophthalmic surgery.

Informal Enquiries:

For informal enquiries, please contact:

Mr Tim Fulcher,
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon
Mater Misericordiae University Hospital.


To apply for this role, applicants must submit their applications:

1. By post:

Applicants should send their Curriculum Vitae (4 unbound copies) including a cover letter, along with the names, addresses and telephone/fax numbers of three referees (two of whom should refer to recent appointments) to:

The Honorary Secretary,
Medical Board,
Mater Misericordiae University Hospital,
59 Eccles Street, Dublin 7.

2. By email:

In addition, applicants should also send a copy of their Curriculum Vitae in PDF format to 

Closing date for applications:

29  September 2017

The Mater Misericordiae University Hospital is an Equal Opportunities Employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community regardless of gender, age, race, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, membership of the travelling community, or family status.