Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
Renowned for its sandy beaches and granite cliffs, mild and sunny climate and close proximity to France, Guernsey offers a high quality of life in a beautiful environment. The unique Consultant-only healthcare system offers a combination of high-quality medicine and continuity of care.
The Medical Specialist Group is currently a partnership of 48 consultants, providing secondary healthcare free at the point of delivery under contract to the island’s government, the States of Guernsey.
We are looking for an Obstetrician and Gynaecologist to replace a colleague, who has the skills to manage a broad variety of obstetric and gynaecological patients.
We wish to appoint a Consultant with an interest in Obstetrics .Applicants with special interests in addition to Obstetrics are welcome to apply.
Each of our seven O&G Consultants is resident whilst on-call.
The Princess Elizabeth Hospital has approx. 650 deliveries annually, a level 2 neonatal unit, excellent ultrasound facilities, four theatres, ICU, MRI and CT – We manage the vast majority of patients on-island, whereas complex gynaecological cancer surgery and IVF is performed through our tertiary links in the UK.
The post allows for a generous 35 days paid holiday and 10 days of fully-funded study leave annually, in addition to fully-funded off-island attachments which are encouraged. Other benefits include a full relocation package, private family medical insurance, mobile phone contract and GMC subscription. The income tax rate for Guernsey is currently a flat rate of 20%, and there is no VAT, capital gains tax or inheritance tax.
Guernsey offers excellent sporting, leisure and recreation opportunities for adults and children alike, and a minimal daily commute. The island has air links to Southampton, Gatwick and several UK regional airports, and there are also ferry services to Poole, Portsmouth and St Malo.
Applicants should be on the specialist register or be within six months of obtaining their CCT / CESR at the time of interview. Established consultants are welcome to apply.
Enquiries can be made to:
Mr Frank Hopkins; email: firstname.lastname@example.org;
Mr. Benjamin Thomas; email: email@example.com
Dr. Brigid Hayden; email: firstname.lastname@example.org;
Dr. Jim Chandler; email: email@example.com;
Mr. Michael Blundell; email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Information packs are available from Human Resources, email: email@example.com or tel: 01481 239988.
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Closing Date: Monday 4th November 2019
Interviews will take place at the Medical Specialist Group, Guernsey on Saturday 7th December 2019
For more information on The Medical Specialist Group visit: www.msg.gg
For more information on Guernsey visit: www.visitguernsey.com
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