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Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon Guernsey £130,000

"Great I earnt £375,000 last year...but £165,000 of it was tax!!"

If you're looking to benefit from private practice, stay close to UK mainland and pay less tax then Guernsey is the hidden gem you may not know about...


  • 20% tax!
  • Salary of £130,000 per annum
  • Holiday & study leave entitlement
  • Hire car provided 
  • Self-catering Accommodation provided 
  • Comprehensive family Medical Insurance with BUPA Global 
  • Additional private work and retain 60% of any private fees billed each month
  • Beautiful scenery and 10 minute journey to the beach!

The Secondary Healthcare Service in Guernsey is very different from the NHS on the UK mainland.  There are no junior doctors in Guernsey and therefore consultants provide the complete range of inpatient and outpatient care along with operative surgery.

Guernsey is a pleasant and safe island in which to bring up a family, with good schools in both the public and private sectors with plentiful leisure attractions and facilities.  

You must have:

  • FRCS or equivalent
  • Full GMC registration and on the GMC Specialist Register or within 6mths of obtaining this
  • Eligible to reside and work in the UK
  • Experience in performing upper and lower GI endoscopy, cholecystectomy, hernia repair, appendicectomy, and abdominal trauma
  • Training and experience in General and Colorectal Surgery obtained through a recognised training programme

Some details:

  • Maintenance of the highest clinical standards in the management and delivery of General and Colorectal Surgery
  • Provision of a comprehensive Emergency Surgical Service
  • Responsibility for ensuring active participation in continuing professional development (CPD), Appraisal and Revalidation
  • To be willing to work flexibly to help fully utilise resources available to General and Colorectal Surgery
  • On call Thursdays 

For a discussion about this role or
other opportunities contact Sandip today.

sandip@headmedical.com / +44 131 370 0092

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