Histopathologist - English speaking position in new hospital - Singapore

Consultant - Pathology
Ref: 2532 Date Posted: Thursday 16 Mar 2017
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Singapore was ranked number 1 among 57 countries in health efficiency, according to an annual ranking compiled by Bloomberg.  The healthcare system is growing exponentially from now until 2020 and now is the time to enjoy all of the benefits of furthering your career in an international environment so please do get in touch if you will qualify in histopathology this year or are already working as a histopathologist.

  • 600 bed teaching hospital with teaching opportunities available
  • New and modern facility with state of the art facilities
  • Acute care and Inpatient care offered as well as outpatient services
  • Performance bonuses are available as well as annual salary increments
  • Generous salary package
  • Relocation assistance offered to foreign nationals
  • Foodie's paradise
  • Access to one of the world's most efficient transport systems
  • A very low tax rate or 12.5-15% – that means more income left over for you to spend!

The Role:

Working in the department of laboratory medicine you will be responsible for delivering a high quality, adequate and convenient service to inpatients and outpatients.  Please note that your day to day work plan will be discussed directly with the Head of the department, during the interview process.

Singapore’s population is highly diverse; with a patient flow of Chinese, Malay, Indian and westerners as regular clientele, cultural appreciation is required.

What are we looking for?

The hospital is ideally looking for a specialist with one or more of the below:

  • Certification by one of the medical specialty boards of the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS)
  • Specialist Certification by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT or CCST) awarded by a competent authority of the UK or Ireland
  • Certification by one of the Royal Colleges in Australia

Please note that the career path for a specialist in Singapore follows Associate consultant, Consultant and Senior consultant. We are supporting with hiring of specialists at Associate consultant and Consultant level for this department, however I am also happy to hear from more experienced consultants who may be interested in a move to Singapore, within this specialty.

What does Singapore have to offer?

Singapore is a bustling cosmopolitan city populated with high-rise buildings and landscape gardens. Brimming with a harmonious blend of culture, cuisine, arts and architecture, Singapore is a dynamic city that’s rich in contrast and colour that embodies the finest of both East and West.

There are numerous shopping malls, museums, and dining and entertainment hotspots to choose from. Alternatively, you could choose to discover Singapore’s old world charm. You can explore and experience the island’s key historical landmarks or memorials or you could embark on a heritage trail and enjoy the sights and sounds at various cultural precincts, notably Chinatown, Little India and Kampong Glam.

What can Head Medical do for you?

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

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:

Amanda Gregory

Senior Recruitment Consultant (Singapore)

Tel: +44 (0)131 240 5281 LinkedIn