Consultant Cardiology/General Medicine

Location
Isle of Man
Salary
£76,761 to £133,193 per annum
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
10 Dec 2017
Ref
DOH&-006195
Sector
Hospital
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Consultant Cardiology/General Medicine
Medical Division, Department of Health and Social Care


An opportunity has arisen for a Cardiology consultant to join the Medical Team within Isle of Man Government's Department of Health & Social Care.  The post is based at Noble's Hospital which is a modern, bright hospital servicing the acute healthcare needs of the Isle of Man.

As a new appointment to our busy cardiology department, the post holder will help to develop and lead the CT Angiography service on the Island and will need appropriate experience in reporting scans as well as a strong desire to build a new important diagnostic service along in partnership with our Radiology team.

We are seeking to appoint a full time (10 Programmed Activities) substantive cardiology consultant. This is a new post designed to meet the increasing demand for specialist cardiology services within our island. The successful candidate will participate in a 1:8 consultant rota.

About the Hospital 

Noble’s Hospital is a District General Hospital opened in 2003, situated on the outskirts of Douglas, the capital of the Isle of Man, and equipped to the very latest standards. There is a total complement of 290 beds including a well-appointed Private Patient Unit. There is a cottage hospital, in Ramsey in the north of the Island, where some Consultant clinical sessions are held. A Combined Education and Training Centre are situated in the grounds of Noble’s Hospital. There is a library with a qualified medical librarian and secretarial staff. Frequent clinical meetings are held throughout the year covering a wide variety of subjects.

The unique location, geography and constitution of the Isle of Man means that the Department provides a much wider range of services than would be expected in a comparative health authority or Social Services in the United Kingdom.

The Isle of Man as a place to work...

  • Excellent air and sea links to the United Kingdom
  • Basic rate of Income Tax at 10%, maximum rate at 20%
  • High rates of personal allowance
  • No Capital Gains or transfer tax, no death duties
  • High quality of family and individual life
  • Wide variety of child care facilities
  • First class education
  • Low crime rate
  • Attractive relocation package

Please note a police check is required for this post.

Interview expenses and a relocation package of up to £7,000 based on receipts is available for this role. For any further information on the relocation package please contact helpmeapply@gov.im.

To find out more about the lifestyle, culture and living/working on the on the Isle of Man please visit www.locate.im. Subsidised accommodation and assistance with housing costs may also be available.

Further information about the post and working on the Isle of Man can be obtained from Mr Oliver Radford, Divisional Manager, Surgical Division, telephone 01624 650141 or email oliver.radford@gov.im. Alternatively to apply, please click the apply button.

The closing date for the vacancy is 10 December 2017.