Consultant Anaesthetist

Isle of Lewis, Outer Hebrides (Na h-Eileanan an Iar)
£84,984 - £112,925 per annum plus £1117 Distant Island Allowance per annum
06 Oct 2021
01 Nov 2021
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time


Salary £84,984 - £112,925 plus Distant Island Allowance £1,117 per annum

Permanent Post

Applications are invited for the position of Consultant Anaesthetist. Applicants must be on the GMC Specialist Register, with License to Practice, or be eligible for inclusion on the Specialist Register within 6 months of the date of interview. Applicants would be fully supported whilst working toward this.

The Western Isles Hospital is a modern 96 bed general unit and the successful applicant will work with three other consultants in the Anaesthetic Department. Working in the largest and what are considered to be the most attractive Scottish islands offers a unique opportunity to combine modern and progressive clinical practice with a lifestyle that is difficult to match.

NHS Terms and Conditions of the New Consultant Grade (Scotland) 2004 apply. The post is for 10 PAs per week plus up to a maximum of 2 EPAs per week and an 8% availability allowance subject to an agreed job plan. The on call rota is 1:4.

The successful applicant will be required to register with the PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) Scheme.

This post is eligible for relocation expenses.

For further information, contact Dr Francis McAuley, Medical Director, NHS Western Isles on 01851 708050