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We have an exciting opportunity located in Malta based in a state-of-the-art facility.  This opportunity is suitable for those possessing a minimum of 2 years’ experience within Emergency Medicine.

  • Experience the Maltese Village Fiesta!
  • Work with a supportive and dynamic multi-disciplinary team
  • Stunning coastlines where you can snorkel, kayak and surf!

The  Role:

The hospital is a state-of-the art facility with 74 beds and is part of a private group renowned for its standard of care on the Island.  As the resident medical officer in the immediate medical care unit you will be responsible for the management of both in-patients and out-patients. This is a dynamic role where you will assess the urgency and severity of presenting patients, provide urgent medical services such as resuscitation, stabilisation, assessment and diagnosis, treatment and referral as necessary.  In addition, you will recommend treatment options and where required refer for appropriate interventions and procedures (counselling ,psychological interventions etc).  You will also be required to carry out ward rounds under the supervision of consultants. 


  • You should be eligible or hold a current licence with the Medical Council of Malta, possess excellent communication and time management skills.
  • Be an EU national who is proficient in English

*Please note, you may be required to undertake IELTS (academic) to obtain registration with the Nurse and Midwifery Council of Malta


The Location

Malta has a population of approximately 443,038   is known for its warm climate, culture and breath-taking scenery. Explore the crystal-clear waters on a diving trip or why not explore the Island and immerse yourself in the culture! The Island boasts an eclectic mix of Mediterranean food with a variety of eateries and restaurants to choose from, or perhaps you could indulge in one of the local wine tasting tours.

You can find out more about Malta here

How Head Medical can help

Arranging a position overseas is very exciting, but we understand that it can also be daunting and time consuming. We’re the UK’s specialist in international medical recruitment and we’ve helped many Doctors relocate since we first started out in 2008 (you can read what people have said about working with us on our testimonials page). We know it’s important to balance career opportunities with lifestyle and we’ll talk through your plans and will get to know you to make sure we find the right role in the right location. 

Once we have secured a job for you, we’ll manage the Medical Registration and Visa application process, and support you (and your family) with the relocation itself.

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

sharon@headmedical.com / +44 (0) 131 240 5276

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