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Consultant Anaesthetist - UK

Consultant - Anaesthetics - Scotland
Ref: 3577 Date Posted: Monday 01 May 2017
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A fantastic opportunity is available for a Consultant Anaesthetist to join a small rural hospital located in the North of Scotland. If the chance to work in a beautiful, unspoilt rural location appeals to you then please get in touch to discuss the full details. Working at a smaller hospital, you will have a proactive and positive approach, there is a close team who all work together to get the best outcome for all patients.

In addition to a great working environment, you will enjoy a fabulous work/life balance with the chance to enjoy a wide range of outdoor pursuits in the local area. The area can offer affordable housing, a very low crime rate and exceptional safety and freedom for children. Located in a secluded spot in the north of Scotland, there is a local airport with daily Scottish flights, and for ongoing connections.

The hospital serves a population of just under 40,000, spread across an area of 3,000 square miles. It is an area of unique outstanding beauty and is well located to pursue activities such as climbing, hill walking, canoeing, surfing, angling, sea fishing, golf, archaeological study and much more.  It also offers a varied programme of arts and performances.  This post combines the satisfaction of being able to provide a personal hands-on medical service to a small friendly community with the attractions of living and working in some of the UK`s most secluded and unspoilt countryside.  

You will be employed alongside 2 Consultant colleagues to provide routine and on-call anaesthetic cover for the hospital. The (non resident) on-call commitment is 1:3, with an innovative on-call arrangement which provides ample time back in lieu of on-call periods.  There are currently no Anaesthetic Trainees, therefore all care is Consultant led and delivered.  


Please get in touch to discuss your situation and the full details/job plan; in addition to an excellent salary and benefits package, there is up to £8,000 available to assist with relocation costs.

If this sounds like the perfect job you can apply using the blue button below. Or if you’d like to find out more about this job or have an informal chat, please get in touch with us:

Karen Diamond

Recruitment Consultant

Tel: +44 (0)131 240 5261