Senior Physiotherapist

Senior Physiotherapist (Location: Raheny/Blanchardstown)

Job Type Contract

St. Francis Hospice Dublin provides a comprehensive range of palliative care services for patients and their families living in North Dublin City and County. We are seeking to fill the following post:



Senior Physiotherapist

Fixed Term Contract (1 year)

35 hrs per week

Applications for 0.5 WTE will also be considered

(Raheny/ Blanchardstown)  



The Senior Physiotherapist will be required to work as part of the Physiotherapy team at St. Francis Hospice Dublin across the different services (IPU, Day and Outpatient services, and Community Palliative Care) in close collaboration with other multi-disciplinary team members.


Essential Requirements:

  • A minimum of 3 years full-time (or equivalent) postgraduate experience 1 of which must have been in the acute hospital setting.
  • Must be registered with CORU
  • Post qualification experience with palliative care patients
  • Candidates must demonstrate excellent organisational and communication skills together with evidence of leadership in significant internal or external service development.
  • Candidates must demonstrate evidence of continuing professional development, with skills relevant to Specialist Palliative Care in the form of post-graduate qualifications or relevant courses.



Informal inquiries to: Lisa McGirr, Physiotherapy Manager at [email protected]


Job description and application form can be downloaded from the Careers page on our website


All applications should be emailed to [email protected] and must include:


- Completed application form

- Cover letter

- Curriculum Vitae (CV)


Closing date for all applications is Thursday 10th November 2022

Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed on Wednesday 16th November 2022

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St. Francis Hospice Dublin is an equal opportunities employer



Career Level Senior
Education Level Relevant Third Level Qualifications
Salary Department Of Health - Consolidated Salary Scale
Apply Before 10 Nov 2022
Location Raheny/Blanchardstown
Country Ireland
County Dublin
Contact Name Lisa Gibson
Contact Email [email protected]
Contact Phone 8327535