Rotation contracts

Ireland’s public health service, the Health Service Executive or HSE operates a rotation system for Non Consultant Hospital Doctors (NCHDs). Under the rotation system, Non-Consultant Hospital Doctors – at Registrar and Senior House Officer (SHO) level-move position within Ireland’s public hospitals every six months, each January and July. At Registrar and Specialist grades, 12 month contracts from July to July are also common. The rotation system creates a huge number of opportunities within the Health Service Executive or HSE.

At any time of year, TTM Healthcare would love to speak to doctors interested in rotational roles in Anaesthetics, Emergency Medicine, General Medicine, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Paediatrics, Surgery, Psychiatry and any other discipline.

Registration with the Irish Medical Council is essential for these roles.

Interested in joining the rotation?

TTM Healthcare’s medical recruitment consultants are thoroughly accustomed to the rotation system and are more than happy to guide you through it. While immensely beneficial in terms of clinical experience, rotation can be a disruptive time for doctors personally; let us make the transition as smooth as possible. We will ensure that you secure the best placement for you and our supportive team are always just a phone call away to make sure that all formalities are taken care of

Discover the possibilities that TTM Healthcare can offer:  register online or take a look through our current opportunities.

Would you prefer to talk to us instead? Call the Team on 01 2970420 or 065 6896238

Do you have a friend or colleague who may be interested?

TTM Healthcare will pay up to €500 for successful referrals; you can share your friend’s details with us by emailing

Contact the TTM Doctors' Team

Call 01 2970420 or 065 6896238 or email