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Are you a GMC Registered Surgeon looking for something different?

The island of St Helena are looking for Locum Surgeon cover ASAP - 2 months 

St Helena Island is a self-governing overseas territory of the United Kingdom, located in the tropical South Atlantic.

The island offers a unique environment, with a variety of outdoor activities in a beautiful setting!! 


Main Duties and Responsibilities

1. Working with the other Medical Officers to provide surgical services, involving:

  • Approximately one theatre list per week
  • Providing appropriate pre- and post-operative care
  • Providing 24-hour cover for surgical emergencies

There are approximately 320 major surgical cases and around 250 minor surgeries per year.


Benefits Package Includes:

  • Salary: £85,000pa (total remuneration c. £100,000 including allowances)- ( Pro Rata'd for legnth of locum)
  • An International Supplement
  • Annual Pension Contribution of 7.5% of salary
  • Annual Leave of 30 days per annum plus Public Holidays (Pro rata'd for locum) 

Qualifications required for this role:

  • Full G.M.C. registration or equivalent and good standing with that body
  • M.BChB or B.M.; B.S.; B.A.O.; B.C.H.
  • F.R.C.S. (or equivalent qualification of experience
  • have 10 years postgraduate experience in General Surgery
  • Experience of laparoscopic operations
  • Experience in upper and lower endoscopy


7 Reasons You'll Love Saint Helena Island

if you are interested and available , please apply! 


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

emma@headmedical.com / 0131 370 0100

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