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  • Advert number: 352743-0
  • Posted Date: 11/03/14
  • Closing Date: 07/04/14

GIBRALTAR HEALTH AUTHORITY
NON CONSULTANT HOSPITAL DOCTORS
(Equivalent to Staff Grade)
ACCIDENT AND EMERGENCY

Gibraltar is a British dependency at the southernmost tip of the Iberian Peninsula, easily reached in just over 2 hours (flying time) from Luton, Gatwick or Manchester airport. The post is based at the state of the art St Bernard’s Hospital*, built 8 years ago, located by the waterfront, overlooking the straits of Gibraltar and Northern Africa. The area is perfect for those wishing to explore Southern Spain, Portugal and North Africa.

The Gibraltar Health Service is organised and modelled on the UK NHS and follows traditions of British medical practice. Applicants should be registered or eligible for registration with the UK General Medical Council.

Applications are invited for the above mentioned posts, ideally commencing in June 2014, however this will be dependent on the successful candidate’s timespan for availability to commence employment. These appointments will be for a period of 11 months and may be renewed conditional on the  circumstances prevailing within the department at the time and satisfactory completion of the term of service.

Applicants should have a wide range of experience in Accident and Emergency. ALS, ATLS, EPLS, or MIMMS desirable. Any postgraduate  qualification would be advantageous. Non-Consultant Hospital Doctors in A & E work on a full shift pattern. The Clinical Director of Anaesthesia, Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine is responsible for medical staff within the A&E department. Further information on the posts is available from Dr Albrecht Kussner, Non-Consultant Hospital Doctor and A & E Co-ordinator, on Tel: +350 20072266 ext. 2121 or e-mail albrecht.kussner@gha.gi or Dr Richard Roberts, Clinical Director in Anaesthesia, Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine, on Tel: +350 20072266 ext. 2150 or email: richard.roberts@gha.gi

Total value of salary package is up to £90,000. This is dependent on years of reckonable service as a Senior House Officer or equivalent, and inclusive of an out of hours supplement. Economy Class airfares are payable in full and rent free accommodation is provided.

Non-EU nationals should note that a Schengen Visa is required in order to be able to transit through Europe. This is obtained from the applicant’s place of residence. Please note that Schengen Visas cannot be obtained through Gibraltar.

Application packs may be obtained from the Medical HR Department, Gibraltar Health Authority, St Bernard’s Hospital, Gibraltar (Tel: + (350) 20072266 ext. 2085 or email: christian.sanchez@gha.gi).

Closing date: Monday 7th April 2014.

* St Bernard’s Hospital is not a teaching Hospital

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