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  • Advert number: 349223-0
  • Posted Date: 03/04/14
  • Closing Date: 23/04/14


The Hospital Authority is a statutory body established and financed by the Hong Kong Government to operate and provide an efficient hospital system of the highest standards within the resources available.

Resident Trainees and Specialist Doctors (Reference: HO1401002 for Resident Trainees)

The Hospital Authority (HA) invites both Non-specialist and Specialist Doctors who are eligible for full registration with the Medical Council of Hong Kong (MCHK) to consider joining the HA to pursue specialist training and/or serving the community of Hong Kong.


Pay

£4,410* to £9,030* (approximately) per month (including Monthly Allowance).


*  Based on exchange rate: HK$12.8 = £1 (subject to fluctuation).

Job

1.To provide clinical and patient care related services.

2.To undergo specialist training in designated specialty (only applicable for Resident Trainees).


Requirements

1.Be eligible for full registration with the MCHK (http://www.mchk.org.hk) under the Medical Registration

1.Ordinance such as:

•   Obtained a Degree of Medicine and Surgery awarded by either i) The University of Hong Kong; or ii)

•   The Chinese University of Hong Kong; or

•   Passed the Licensing Examination of the MCHK.

2.Ability to effectively communicate with predominantly Cantonese-speaking local patients (except for Anaesthesia).

3.Fellow of the Hong Kong Academy of Medicine or equivalent, and be registered in the Specialist Register in

3.the relevant specialty of the MCHK (http://www.mchk.org.hk) (only applicable for Specialist positions).


Remarks

1.Salary to be offered will be commensurate with relevant experience and qualifications, if any, of the selected

1.candidate.

2.Salaries tax in Hong Kong is currently charged at progressive rates of up to 17%, or standard rate of

2.15%, whichever is lower.

3.          For Resident Trainee positions:

             (a)       Appointment will be on contract terms for a maximum period of nine years pursuant to achievement

             (a)       of the recognised professional examinations and satisfactory performance in the interim.

             (b)       Contract gratuity at up to 15% of total basic salary (after deducting the contribution of Mandatory

             (b)       Provident Fund by Hospital Authority) will be released every three years subject to satisfactory

             (b)       performance.

             (c)       Application should be submitted online via: http://www.ha.org.hk (click Careers Ô Medical Ô Resident

             (c)       Trainees [Various Clusters]) from 2nd April 2014 (Wednesday) to 23rd April 2014 (Wednesday).

             (d)       Shortlisted applicants are expected to attend a selection interview and present the required qualifications

             (c)       for full registration with the MCHK in early to mid May 2014 in Hong Kong.

             (e)       Please visit the HA website at: http://www.ha.org.hk/ho/resident.htm for details of the training

             (c)       programme and available trainee posts.


4.          For Specialist positions:

             (a)       Appointment will be on renewable contract terms from one to three years.

             (b)       Contract gratuity at up to 15% of total basic salary (after deducting the contribution of Mandatory

             (b)       Provident Fund by Hospital Authority) will be released upon completion of the contract with satisfactory

             (b)       performance.

             (c)       Recruitment of specialist doctors is conducted throughout the year (no application deadline).

             (c)       Specialist doctors who would like to obtain further information are welcomed to send an email

             (c)       to: hohrcrt@ha.org.hk


Enquiries

For enquiries, please telephone Ms M L Fong at: (852) 2300 6950 or send an email to: hohrcrt@ha.org.hk

 

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