States of Jersey Health

Staff Grade/Associate Specialist in Acute/Respiratory Medicine 

Location
Jersey
Posted
16 May 2018
Closes
06 Jun 2018
Ref
SOJ06701
Sector
Hospital
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Basic 10 PA salary: Staff Grade £43,162 - £78,799 
Associate Specialist £63,821 - £97,522
Employment status: Permanent 
Number of PAs: 16
On-call commitment: 1:8 (4% Supplement)
Total 16 PA salary including on call and 4% intensity supplement
Staff Grade £70,785 - £129,230 Associate Specialist £104,666 - £159,936 

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.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Staff Grade or Associate Specialist in Acute Respiratory Medicine to join a small team consisting of one Consultant and a Junior Doctor, joining a larger Acute Medicine team. You will be the lynchpin of this small specialty team in which you will be encouraged to fully develop specialty skills and audit/research interests in a very friendly and relaxed environment. 

The acute medicine team consists of ten Consultant Physicians with a full complement of junior staff, managing your share of acute medical admissions to 65 inpatient beds plus High Dependency/Coronary Care and Intensive Care units.  

The Acute Medicine on call rota is on a 1:8 basis, currently attracting 6 APA’s.  Consultant specialties in the Division of Medicine include Cardiology, Diabetes, Elderly Care, Endocrinology & Metabolic Medicine, Gastroenterology, Nephrology, Oncology, Rehabilitation Medicine, Respiratory Medicine, Rheumatology and Neurology. Other Consultant-led services in the Directorate of Medicine are Dermatology. 

The successful candidate will work with a Consultant, Clinical Fellow (F3) and a Foundation Year One Doctor. In addition to the on call team, a Foundation Year Two doctor is in place at weekends to support the EAU Department. 

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 license to practice.

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 Consultant in Renal Medicine and Clinical Director of Medicine on 01534 442432 or email a.kumar@health.gov.je 

To apply, please click the apply button.

Closing date: 6 June 2018.