- Advert number: 321412-0
- Posted Date: 14/01/13
- Closing Date: 01/03/13
Ministry of Defence
YOUR SUPPORT WILL TACKLE CHALLENGES.
CIVILIAN MEDICAL PRACTITIONER
Salary Range: £65,071 - £77,303 p.a.
Royal Air Force Honington
Royal Air Force Honington requires a highly motivated and enthusiastic Civilian Medical Practitioner to join our well-established and proactive Medical Centre Team. RAF Honington is a multi-faceted Station, which is the home to the Royal Air Force Regiment, and is situated near Bury St Edmunds in Suffolk. RAF Honington encompasses basic recruit training for the RAF Regiment, with Officer and further training also provided. This, alongside providing primary health care for four Operational Regiment Squadrons, makes RAF Honington a unique Medical Centre.
We currently provide primary and continuing care to a practice population of approximately 2,000 Service people during normal working hours. Out-of-hours cover is provided by the out-of-hours service, Harmoni. We can offer a wide variety caseload, a commitment to continuing professional development, as well as funding for external courses. In addition, you will be offered good peer support from colleagues, and the use of station sports facilities. We are looking for someone with enthusiasm, motivation, and excellent team working skills, with ideally an interest in sports medicine.
You will need to be a General Practitioner fully registered with the UK General Medical Council and possess a certificate of prescribed/equivalent experience and a valid UK driving licence. Evidence of Hepatitis B immunity status is required. Full membership of a UK Medical Defence Organisation is highly desirable.
For further details, please contact the Practice Manager Flight Sergeant Sonya Darbyshire, on 01359 237830, or email Sonya.Darbyshire158@mod.uk
Applications must be made on www.civilianjobs.mod.uk and be supported by a full CV.
Closing date: 1st March 2013.
The MOD is an Equal Opportunities employer and seeks to refl ect the diverse community it serves. Applications are welcome from anyone who meets the stated requirements.
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