The CIPD Western Region Committee in conjunction with event co-sponsors Galway University Hospitals and HSE West are to host a seminar on ‘Change in the Irish Public Sector ‘on Thursday January 20.
The event will be held at 6pm in Merlin Park University Hospital, Galway (Education Centre, Education Room 1 ) and the guest speaker for the event is Sean McGrath, HR Director, Health Service Executive (HSE ). .
Mr McGrath joined the HSE from National Irish Bank in July 2008 and now leads one of the largest and perhaps the most complex workforces in Ireland, with approximately over 110,000 staff represented by over ten different public sector trade unions.
The presentation will address the challenges of managing the HR Function in a Public Sector Environment, introducing change management, industrial relations issues which can be encountered and moving forward in challenging economic times. This event is open to CIPD members and non-members.