Specialty Doctor in General Surgery

Isle of Man
£37,923 to £70,718 per annum
18 May 2018
17 Jun 2018
General surgery
Career Level
Specialty doctor
Contract Type
Full Time

Isle of Man Government

Department of Health and Social Care

About Noble's Hospital

We are looking for an experienced Specialty Doctor in General Surgery to join the busy team at Noble's Hospital in the Isle of Man.

The place to work...

  • Modern well-equipped hospital
  • State of the art medical education facilities
  • Accommodation available on site including family accommodation
  • Basic rate of income tax 10%, maximum rate of 20%
  • Superb countryside and leisure facilities
  • Excellent transport links to the United Kingdom
  • High rates of personal allowances
  • High quality of family life and individual life
  • Attractive relocation package with advice and support on relocation

Noble’s Hospital operates a well-resourced education and training centre called Keyll Darree, which comprises lecture theatre, well stocked medical library, training facilities and a state of the art simulation lab which is operated by trained simulation practitioners. Frequent simulation based surgical training programmes are run from the lab as well as drills to practice emergency procedures.

About our Role

The Nobles Hospital team is looking to recruit an experienced Specialty Doctor in General Surgery.  The post is based at Noble’s Hospital which is a modern, bright hospital serving the acute healthcare needs of the Isle of Man. The post-holder will be working alongside one of four Consultant General Surgeons, each of whom have special interests in either vascular surgery or colorectal surgery.

The successful candidate will be working at middle grade level, supporting a consultant-led team and working independently within outpatient clinics, endoscopy and theatre sessions as well as providing non-resident on-call cover on a 1 in 5 rota.

There are two single sex surgical wards comprising of 40 beds in total with co-located day surgery unit and brand new endoscopy unit. The General Surgery department is supported by the full range of diagnostic and support services such as MR/CT imaging, Laboratory Medicine, Allied Health Professions. The role will also be supported by a number of Clinical Nurse Specialists within Colorectal Surgery, Endoscopy and Stoma Care.

About the Isle of Man

The Isle of Man is a self-governing dependency within the British Isles with a locally funded National Health Service, free at the point of need. The Terms and Conditions of service are essentially the same as in the United Kingdom with enhancements such as automatic annual incremental pay rises. The post holder will enjoy the benefits of low income tax, high rates of personal allowance and a low crime rate. Other advantages include excellent air links to most UK regional airports and a ferry link to the UK and Ireland. The Isle of Man provides an excellent quality of life for individuals and families, with breath-taking scenery, beautiful beaches and fantastic leisure opportunities, from watersports, running, hiking and biking! For further information about living in the Isle of Man and the Island’s lifestyle visit www.locate.im

Please note a police check will be required for this post.

A uniform will be provided to the successful candidate.

Please note a driving licence and access to your own vehicle is essential for this role.

Please note a relocation package and interview expenses are available for this role.

How to Apply

More details of the duties of the post can be obtained from Mr Adrian Shutt, Clinical Director of Surgery on 01624 650000 or email Adrian.shutt@gov.im

For information regarding Noble’s Hospital and the Isle of Man please contact Oliver Radford, Head of Operations, on (01624) 650141.

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The closing date for applications is midnight on Sunday 17th June.