Island GP Post

NHS Orkney
Orkney Islands
£84,419- £126,002
04 Feb 2019
17 Feb 2019
General Practice
Career Level
GP (salaried)
Contract Type
Part Time

Is it Time for a Change?

Could you help us achieve excellence in remote and rural healthcare?

Island GP Post for Hoy & Walls
1 x 14 weeks a year (attracts 18.5 weeks salary)
2018/19 Salary scale £84,419- £126,002.10 dependent on experience (includes 45% enhancement for 24/7 cover) plus Distant Islands Allowance pro rata.

Would you like the time to address your patients’ needs, live in a community where you are appreciated and work with a team committed to high quality, patient-centred care? We are looking for a motivated GP with a passion for clinical care, strong team-working skills and an interest in continuing to develop an innovative practice which covers 6 outer isles. Unified systems, clinical records and weekly videoconferences enable clinicians to work as a team and overcome geographical isolation.

The post has study and annual leave allocation. The post is flexible and would suit a portfolio career incorporating other roles in the UK or overseas. Accommodation is provided.

Orkney is a wonderful place to live and work with excellent transport links to the UK mainland.

To find out more and apply go to our full advert please click the apply button  or contact Dr Iain Cromarty on 01856 701209 or 01856 888000 and page the Hoy doctor.

Closing date for applications: Sunday 17th February 2019

Interviews are expected to be held on 11th March with an opportunity to visit the island and meet the community.

This post is subject to a PVG Scheme Record Check.