Consultant Medical Adviser

Kingston Upon Thames (London Borough), London (Greater)
£164 per session (session = 4 hours)
19 Apr 2017
27 Apr 2017
Career Level
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Part Time

VSO Consultant Medical Adviser

Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
£164 per session (session = 4 hours)
Consultant Agreement, 1 year
Part Time, 7 hours per week

About VSO

VSO is the world’s leading independent international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries. Our high-impact approach brings people together to share skills, build capabilities, promote international understanding and action to change lives and make the world a fairer place.

Role overview

We are seeking an additional Medical Adviser to work as part of VSO’s experienced in- house medical team.

Skills, qualifications and experience required

The ideal candidate will be a Medical Doctor with GP training and special interest in Mental Health. You will need to be registered with the GMC and have at least 2 years experience of working in a GP practice. You will have experience of working with adolescents and ideally a year’s experience of living and working in resource poor environment. You will have strong communication skills and ability to work sensitively with people of all nationalities.

Additional information

Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom and some home working
£164 per session (session = 4 hours)
2-4 sessions per week
Some back up on call at evening and weekends

How to apply

If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job description to read more details about the position and the skills and experience we’re looking for. To submit your application, click on ‘Apply now’ and complete all relevant fields on the online application form.

Application closing date: 27 April 2017

Interview/Assessment date(s): TBC

Start date: ASAP