Palliative Care Research Network (PCRN) Project Manager

A vacancy has arisen for a part time Project Manager in All Ireland Institute of Hospice and Palliative Care (AIIHPC).

AIIHPC is a collaborative of hospices, health and social care organisations and universities on the island of Ireland. AIIHPC advances education, research and practice to improve the palliative care experience of people with life limiting conditions and their families

Palliative Care Research Network (PCRN) Project Manager

Reporting to the Programme Manager with a lead for research, the post-holder will focus primarily on managing research-related initiatives and activities associated with the Palliative Care Research Network (PCRN) and the Early Career Researcher Forum (ECRF) and associated research capacity building activities. In addition, the postholder will support service user and carer involvement in research activities including through AIIHPC’s Voices4Care group (service user, carer, former carer and interested citizen panel).

The post is 0.5 WTE Specified Purpose contracts with a salary of €45,000 – €48,000 per annum based on full time. Salary is calculated based on level of experience. The post is funded by the Health Research Board (RoI) and HSC Research and Development Division, Public Health Agency (NI).

The post is based in Dublin at the AIIHPC Office, Education and Research Centre, Our Lady’s Hospice, Harold’s Cross but consideration would be given to flexible remote working arrangements.

Informal enquiries for the above to: Dr Mary Rabbitte, Programme Manager, AIIHPC

To apply for the above position please forward a completed Application Form by email to or by post to: Human Resources Department, Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services, Harold’s Cross, Dublin 6w before the closing date stated below. Please ensure that you include details of a current daytime contact number and/or e-mail address on your application.

Please note the interview date for the post has been set for the 20th August 2020.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 12pm, Wednesday 5 August 2020.

Please click on the links below for more information on the role and to view a detailed Job Description and Application Form.

All Ireland Institute of Hospice and Palliative Care is based at Our Lady’s Hospice and Care Services, Harold’s Cross, Dublin 6W. Tel: +353 (0)1 491 2948.