Consultant in Sports & Exercise Medicine

Location
Surrey
Posted
13 Jun 2018
Closes
30 Sep 2018
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

BECOME A SPORTS AND EXERCISE MEDICINE, REHABILITATION OR RHEUMATOLOGY CONSULTANT IN THE RAF

The RAF is recruiting Sports and Exercise Medicine, Rehabilitation and Rheumatology Consultants to deliver world class specialist care.

You will have a special interest in musculoskeletal rehabilitation and will benefit from working at the Defence Medical Rehabilitation Centre in Surrey. There is the opportunity to develop and deliver specialist services –e.g. in compartment pressure testing for exertional lower limb pain, diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound and injection therapy. You will also be involved with the development of the Defence and National Rehabilitation Centre in Leicestershire.

On top of a competitive salary, consistent support and exceptional training, we offer a structured and progressive career path designed to encourage and reward excellence. Working in the RAF will give you the opportunity to embark on a completely new adventure.

5 benefits of an RAF medical career

  1. Potential £50k joining bonus for fully trained specialists
  2. Medical Sponsorship schemes available
  3. Six weeks of paid holiday each year
  4. Free health and dental care
  5. Lower rental costs than the UK average (available for RAF accommodation on and off-base)

Initial salary after training

  • Consultants £88k -138k + Benefits
  • Pay scale subject to experience within specialty.

Did you know that you could be sponsored?

If you are currently studying at medical school, or are applying for a place at a medical school, the Royal Air Force could sponsor your Medical training. Medical Sponsorship schemes are available in the form of a Bursary (from year 3 of Medical School) or a Cadetship (for years 4 and 5), leading ultimately to a career as a Royal Air Force Medical Officer.

If an RAF Medical Officer career sounds interesting and you’d like to discuss your options, visit the RAF Recruitment Website, send your CV to the RAF Medical Recruitment Team crn-recruitselect-mdlt-grp@mod.gov.uk or call Sqn Ldr Catherine Cave on 01400 266811.

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