Consultant in General Medicine & Respiratory Medicine
Situated just 40 minutes flying time from London with excellent transport links to Europe the small beautiful Island of Jersey enjoys great weather, sandy beaches surrounded by soaring cliffs and offers a healthy work-life balance. Whether watching the sun set into the sea over a beach barbecue or dining out in Michelin starred restaurants is the end to your perfect day, Jersey has the ideal lifestyle and work environment. An exciting opportunity has arisen for the successful applicant to relocate to the Island.
The role of Consultant in General Medicine & Respiratory Medicine will join the Medical Services team within Health & Community Services at an exciting time of the implementation of the Jersey Care Model depicting how healthcare will be delivered in Jersey for years to come. The post holder will have the opportunity to participate in the Our Hospital programme designing the future hospital for Jersey.
The Respiratory Medicine Team reflects a medical model comprising of Middle Grade in General Medicine with respiratory interest as well as a team of respiratory nurses. For general medicine ward work the team will also comprise of a clinical fellow & FY1 doctor.
Full travelling expenses are paid from a UK port of entry for attending interviews, with a generous £8,000 relocation package available as well as the appointee taking advantage of Jersey taxation policies. The post attracts a licence for work under local residential qualifications and Jersey has excellent affordable private education for children. Under Jersey Law, applicants must possess FULL registration with the General Medical Council and hold a licence to practise.
The Government of Jersey is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable people (to include children) and require all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As this position will work with vulnerable people, the selection process will involve safeguarding measures and include an enhanced DBS check.
Please go to www.gov.je/jobs where you will be able to view the job description and further information about this post. There will also be a link to enable you to make an application using our online process.
For information about living and working in Jersey please visit www.gov.je/Working/WorkingForTheStates/DoctorsJobs
If you would like to discuss the post informally or arrange a visit please contact Dr Effie Liakopoulou Associate Medical Director – Medical Services, Email: E.Liakopoulou@health.gov.je
Dr Mike Richardson Clinical Lead General & Specialist Medicine – Medical Services, Email: M.Richardson@health.gov.je
Closing date: 12 May 2021.
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