Applications sought for National Clinical Lead for the National Heart Programme

Do you want to help reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease in the population?

Apply by 18 December 2019

Applications are currently being sought for a National Clinical Lead for the National Heart Programme.

Reporting to the National Clinical Advisory Group Lead for Chronic Disease, the National Clinical Lead for the National Heart Programme will be responsible for the oversight and the development of the National Heart Programme, providing leadership and guidance to effect the development of best practice care pathways and to support their approval and implementation. The post holder will provide expert clinical advice, perspective and practical support to the national functions of Strategic Planning and Operations in the HSE and to the Regional Integrated Care Organisations (RICOs).

You can read the job specification below.

Those interested are asked to submit a cover letter and CV to clinicalleads@rcpi.ie by 12 noon on Wednesday 18 December 2019.

The Clinical Lead for the National Heart Programme will be selected through a joint process between the HSE and Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (RCPI) and the Irish College of General Practitioners (ICGP).

National Clinical Lead for the National Heart Programme (0.5 WTE)

Read the full job description

Dervela Gray

Lead Programme Manager

Tel: +353 1 863 9622

Dervela leads and manages a centralised programme management service for RCPI related specialty national clinical programmes whose objectives are to define models of care for specific clinical services.