Resident Medical Officers in General Surgery

Gibraltar (GB)
05 Oct 2017
20 Oct 2017
General surgery
Career Level
Medical Officer
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Gibraltar is located at the mouth of the Mediterranean with easy access to the South of Spain and Morocco, as a British Overseas Territory, English is the main language with Spanish widely spoken. These posts give an opportunity for enthusiastic Junior Doctors to develop their skills in General Surgery in a relaxed, friendly environment whilst enjoying the benefits of the Mediterranean climate and surrounding amenities.

Applications are invited from Registrars and experienced SHOs in General Surgery for appointment to the above vacancy within the GHA. The Gibraltar Health Service is organised and modelled on UK NHS and follows traditions of British medical practice.  Applicants must be registered with the UK General Medical Council with a licence to practice. Non-native English speakers must have a good command of English. The post is available for commencement with immediate effect.

The Surgical RMO will work closely with the surgical Consultants and their team.   This will provide exposure to a wide variety of general surgery conditions and their treatment, allowing active participation in the operating theatre and clinics.  RMOs form part of a 1 in 6 resident on call rota, in cross cover with Orthopaedics and Trauma and supported by Consultants and therefore orthopaedics & trauma experience would be advantageous.  Further information on the post is available from Mr Daniel Cassaglia, Medical Director:

 This appointment will be on contract terms for a period of 11 months and may be renewed conditional on satisfactory completion of the term of service and the circumstances prevailing within the department at the time.

The total value of salary package is up to £90,000. This is dependent on years of reckonable service as Senior House Officer or equivalent and inclusive of an out of hour supplement.  Economy Class air-fares are payable in full and rent free accommodation is provided, within a maximum capped budget.

Non-EU nationals should note that a Schengen Visa is required in order to be able to transit through Europe. This is obtained from the applicant’s place of residence. Please note that Schengen Visas cannot be obtained through Gibraltar.

Application Packs may be obtained from the Human Resources Department, Gibraltar Health Authority, St Bernard’s Hospital, Gibraltar Tel: + (350) 20072266 ext. 2084 or email:

Closing date: Friday, 20th October 2017

* Please note that St Bernard’s Hospital is not a teaching hospital.