Civilian Medical Practitioner

Location
Falkland Islands (FK)
Salary
£69,068 -£82,051
Posted
19 Feb 2019
Closes
17 Mar 2019
Ref
J221 A-19-8939
Specialty
Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

GP - Falkland Islands Medical Centre, Mount Pleasant Complex,  BFPO 655

Defence Primary Healthcare (DPHC) are seeking a highly motivated GP who will be responsible for delivering a clinical service to our entitled Population at Risk (PAR).

The role involves working with a multi-disciplinary team alongside military medics, physios and nurses.  

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with the Ministry of Defence.  

Job responsibilities of the role include, but not limited to:

  • Provide general healthcare to all registered patients.
  • Provide Pre-Hospital Emergency Care (PHEC) and Out of Hours (OOH) cover.
  • Assist in the aeromedical evacuation of patients to the UK or South America, depending on the condition of the patient.
  • Potential for aviation medicine if appropriately trained.

The MOD also offers a competitive salary, paid holiday entitlement, opportunity for Continuous Professional Development and re-imbursement of some professional subscriptions (excludes professional indemnity fees).  

The post also attracts subsidised accommodation for you and your family and additional overseas allowances such as Cost of Living Addition (COLA) and Difficult Post Allowance (DPA).  

Whilst you will be a permanent member of the MOD, you will be subject to the normal overseas posting lengths and you will have an obligation to return to an MOD position in the UK after your overseas posting.  

For further information please click the apply button. 

Closing date: 17 March 2019