About the Job

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Head Medical have a rare opportunity for a Public Health Registrar with the Ministry of Health located in Malta.  You will work as part of the Environmental Health Directorate of the Department for Health Regulations.

  • 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

This is a diverse role where you will be responsible for the health control measures of travellers from affected countries and coordinate the tracing of exposed contact.  This will also include monitoring of travellers embarking/disembarking via Sea and Aircraft. The department has four units which include, Migrant entry screening, Port Health office, Airport Health Office and International Health Regulation National Focal point.

You will have the support of a team of health inspectors and office assistants and will be part of a team of four Public Health Officers.  There is also an opportunity to undertake research and control projects.  You will also liaise with colleagues based in the UK and Ireland.

This role is based on a shift roster (early, late and nightshift) as the team provides 24/7 coverage. Normal working hours are between 40-48 hrs per week (this includes on call hours).

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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