OBSTETRICS AND GYNAECOLOGY
Salary £78,304 - £105,570 per annum
Plus Distant Island Allowance £985 per annum
Fixed Term Contract for 1 year
The post is for 10 programmed activities (PAs) + 2 extra PAs per week, subject to agreement of a satisfactory job plan, plus an 8% availability allowance. The Terms and Conditions of service are those determined by the New Consultant Contract (Scotland) 2004. If you do not hold permanent residential status in the UK or an EU, EEA or Switzerland passport, you must be eligible to apply under the current immigration process for this post. It is your responsibility to ensure your eligibility and entitlement to work in the UK in line with UK Border Agency/Immigration rules and regulations. NHS Western Isles cannot guarantee that a certificate of sponsorship could be obtained.
The Western Isles is located 40 miles off the North West coast of Scotland, and is 130 miles long from the Butt of Lewis in the North to the Isle of Barra in the South. The population of the Western Isles is approximately 26,500. The Health Board employs over 1,000 staff, excluding GPs and Dentists. There is easy access to the mainland, with regular flights between Stornoway and Glasgow, Edinburgh, Inverness and Aberdeen; and between Barra and Benbecula and Glasgow.
For more information on living and working in the Western Isles visit the website: .
This post is not eligible for relocation costs. The successful applicant will be required to register with the PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) Scheme. Applicants should return applications along with a full CV together with the names of 2 referees relating to posts held in the last 2 years.
For further information, contact Dr Angus McKellar, Medical Director, NHS Western Isles onor Dr Jacek Rychter, Clinical Lead on .
All NHS Western Isles vacancies appear on the SHOW website: along with a job description and an application form.
Return your completed application form in Microsoft Word or PDF format to . Telor 762027. Please note that we only accept applications that are submitted electronically.
Closing Date: 23rd February 2018 Job reference: WI1923b