Appointment to the Board of Children's Health Ireland

Children’s Health Ireland (CHI) established under the Children’s Health Act 2018 (SI 27 of 2018) is an academic healthcare organisation that is leading on the clinical and operational transformation of acute paediatric healthcare. The three children’s hospitals at Crumlin, Temple Street and Tallaght and the Children’s Hospital Group (based at Herberton) transitioned from four separate, independently governed entities into one new single organisation effective on 1st January 2019 to govern and operate acute paediatric services in Dublin and all national paediatric services, some of which are on an all-island basis.  

The person sought should have experience of one or all of the following:
- Senior Management or Board level experience of the digital transformation of service delivery in a large complex services orientated organisation;
- Extensive experience of the governance and effective delivery of large complex ICTprogrammes;
- Strong project management experience.

It is desirable that potential Board members possess skills in one or more of the following areas:
- Board or equivalent experience and relevant corporate governance experience.

Potential Board members should ensure that the Cover Letter (and supporting CV) clearly specifies how the person’s particular background and experience meets the requirements of the casual vacancy to the Board.
Your submission should be made by email to the CHI Board Secretary Meiread Ashe at together with your Curriculum Vitae and a cover letter outlining, with reference to criteria the specific expertise you would bring to the casual vacancy.
Please give careful consideration to the possibility of any potential conflict of interest that may exist and address this in your cover letter.

Closing Date: 15:00 28th August 2020


20131603_Final CHI Board Information Booklet Rv 0.3.pdf