The Irish Family Planning Association (IFPA) is Ireland’s leading sexual health provider, providing contraception, specialist pregnancy counselling, advocacy, abortion care, sexual and reproductive health services and training.

We provide a wide range of services at our medical clinics and nationwide counselling centres and are committed to advocating to ensure that every person in Ireland who needs reproductive healthcare has access to quality services with dignity.

The IFPA is a pro-choice organisation and supports a woman’s own decision in all cases.

We are currently recruiting for the following positions:

 

Vacancy:       Family Planning Clinic Doctor

Contract:       Part-time, or full-time sessional

Salary:            €104,000 per annum pro rata

An opportunity has arisen for a part-time or full-time sessional Family Planning Clinic Doctor in the IFPA Clinic in Cathal Brugha Street.

Key Responsibilities:

·      Provide contraceptive and other medical services in accordance with best medical practice

·      Provide early medical abortion care as outlined in the HSE’s model of care

·      Provide cervical and primary healthcare STI screenings

·      Diagnose, give advice and appropriate referral on medical gynaecology such as treatment for premenstrual syndrome, menstrual disorders, menopausal problems, pelvic pain and infertility

·      Diagnose and give advice and appropriate referral for problems in early pregnancy, e.g., miscarriage, ectopic pregnancies

·      Analyse all medical screening results and ensure appropriate follow up

·      Time is allocated for admin to ensure departure at end of session

 

The successful applicant will require:

·      Full registration with the Irish Medical Council

·      Medical Defence Insurance

·      Certificate in Contraception

·      Experience in family planning and sexual health

·      Certified smear taker

 

To apply, click here.

A full job description is available here. For more information contact christina.connolly@ifpa.ie.

A panel may be formed for the filling of future vacancies.

 

Job Title:       Practice Nurse/Midwife

Contract:       Permanent

Salary:            €23,000 – €26,000 pro rata based on a 2.5 day week, plus an additional Saturday supplement. Starting salary based on previous experience.

An opportunity has arisen for a part-time Practice Nurse/Midwife to work between our IFPA Clinic in The Square, Tallaght, Dublin 24.

IFPA practice nurses provide cervical and STI screening as well as assisting doctors with sexual and reproductive health consultations. Additional training will be provided if necessary.

Key Responsibilities:

·      Provide clinical services including cervical screening, STI screening, and bloods.

·      Provide long-acting reversible contraception counselling.

·      Carry out monthly stock check and order medical supplies.

·      Provide appropriate information and advice to IFPA clients or refer clients to doctors or counsellors.

·      Carry out pregnancy testing.

·      Assist with early medical abortion care as outlined in the HSE’s model of care.

The successful applicant will require:

·      Full registration with Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI)

·      Certificate in contraception (or equivalent)

A full job description is available here. To apply, click here.

A panel may be formed for the filling of future vacancies.

For more information contact christina.connolly@ifpa.ie

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