States of Jersey Health

General Medicine Specialty Doctor/Associate Specialist

Location
Jersey
Posted
15 May 2017
Closes
25 Jun 2017
Sector
Hospital

An Opportunity for a General Medicine Specialty Doctor, or Associate Specialist who is serious as we are about providing excellent quality of care and future career progression

The Jersey contract: £41,083 to £75,004 (Staff Grades) and £60,747 to £92,825 (Associate Specialists). This post currently attracts 14 PAs, and an on call availability supplement of 2% for working a 1:10 Acute Medicine on call rota a total salary scale of £92,825 - £131,811 for AS’s (dependent upon experience).

Are you a Speciality Doctor either aspiring to be a consultant, who may wish to enjoy our support to pursue autonomous practice as a recognised Associate Specialist, or may even wish to develop further competencies as a professional Speciality Doctor?

This is a great opportunity for you to live and work in Jersey. Situated just 40 minutes flying time from London with excellent transport links to Europe the small beautiful Island of Jersey enjoys great weather, sandy beaches surrounded by soaring cliffs and offers a healthy work-life balance. Whether watching the sun set into the sea over a beach barbecue, dining out in Michelin starred restaurants or club or bar hopping is the end to your perfect day, Jersey has the ideal lifestyle and work environment. An exciting opportunity has arisen for the successful applicant to relocate to the Island.

We are looking for a Staff Grade or Associate Specialist in Acute Medicine and or with interests in Respiratory Medicine and/or care of the Elderly Medicine. You will join a small specialty team consisting of one Consultant and a junior doctor, joining a larger Acute Medicine team. You will be the lynchpin of your specialty team in which you will be encouraged to fully develop specialty skills and research interests in a very friendly and relaxed environment.

Full travelling expenses are paid from a UK port of entry, with a generous relocation package available and the appointee may take advantage of Jersey taxation policies. The post attracts residential qualifications and Jersey has excellent affordable private education for children. Under Jersey Law, applicants must possess FULL registration with the General Medical Council and hold a licence to practise.

The States of Jersey is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable people (to include children) and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

As this position will work with vulnerable people, the selection process will involve safeguarding measures and include an enhanced DBS check.

For information about living and working in Jersey please visit www.gov.je/Working/WorkingForTheStates/DoctorsJobs

If you would like to discuss the post informally or arrange a visit please contact: Dr Ajay Kumar, Clinical Director, Medicine. Telephone 01534 444231 or email: a.kumar@health.gov.je

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Closing date: 25th June 2017 – The position will close as soon as suitable applications have been received