General Medical Physician

23 Apr 2019
18 Jun 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time


The RAF is recruiting General Medical Physicians to deliver world class specialist care.

Specialising in an acute medical speciality, with general (internal) medicine, or acute medicine; you will be based at an NHS Hospital within the UK. You will maintain a regular on call commitment to support global strategic aeromedical evacuation. You may be deployed to a medical treatment facility or as part of an aeromedical team in support of UK military operations and exercises, providing high quality clinical care in remote and exciting locations.

On top of a competitive salary, consistent support and exceptional training, we offer a structured and progressive career path designed to encourage and reward excellence. Working in the RAF will give you the opportunity to embark on a completely new adventure.

5 benefits of an RAF medical career

  1. Potential £50k joining bonus for fully trained specialists
  2. Medical Sponsorship schemes available
  3. Six weeks of paid holiday each year
  4. Free health and dental care
  5. Lower rental costs than the UK average (available for RAF accommodation on and off-base)

Initial salary after training

  • Consultants £88k -138k + Benefits
  • Pay scale subject to experience within specialty.

Did you know that you could be sponsored?

If you are currently studying at medical school or are applying for a place at a medical school, the Royal Air Force could sponsor your Medical training. Medical Sponsorship schemes are available in the form of a Bursary (from year 3 of Medical School) or a Cadetship (for years 4 and 5), leading ultimately to a career as a Royal Air Force Medical Officer.

If an RAF Medical Officer career sounds interesting and you’d like to discuss your options, visit the RAF Recruitment Website, send your CV to the RAF Medical Recruitment Team or call 01400 266811.

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