From road accidents to heart attacks, you can be the only doctor around until more help arrives, sometimes by helicopter.
Living and working in stunning scenery, with the occasional chance to enjoy it too.
It’s true that on-call can extend beyond typical commitments of a city-based GP, but the satisfaction of serving a close-knit community can be unparalleled.
Rediscover your sound clinical reasoning, when access to blood tests and imaging is a good ambulance/ferry/helicopter trip away
Tired of the NHS and looking for another career option? Private practice in Alderney, the third largest island in the Channel Islands, is an exciting alternative with good earning potential. We are looking for another GP or a couple to share the workload as the practice is experiencing increased demand for expanded services. GPs working […]
Square pegs in round holes Managing frailty in remote and rural settings – ideas for the challenges ahead Tuesday 29 March 2016, NES Dental Lecture Theatre, CfHS Presented by… Dr Kate Dawson (GP, Benbecula) Dr Martin Wilson (Consultant, Care of the Elderly, NHS Highland) Ms Deena Dean (Physiotherapist, Arran) We are approaching a point where […]
Enthusiasm is not the same as just being excited. One gets excited about going on a roller coaster. One becomes enthusiastic about creating and building a roller coaster Bo Bennett Langabhat Medical Practice Salaried General Practitioner (6/8 sessions), partnership if desired to be mutually agreed. Langabhat Medical Practice is excited to bring this unique opportunity […]
Applications are now being invited for the GP Rural Fellowship Scheme, overseen by NHS Education for Scotland. The Fellowships offer a fantastic opportunity to build skills and experience in rural general practice, whilst experiencing the challenges and opportunities first-hand – during a well-supported year which includes nine weeks of study leave and a generous study […]
BASICS Scotland are launching the next round of their acclaimed Tele-education Course in Adult Emergency Care. Who’s it for? This Course is primarily for doctors, nurses & paramedics delivering care in the pre-hospital environment. How do I take part? New evidence based topics are delivered by weekly 1 hour sessions over 9 weeks for the paediatric […]
Would you like to work in the Outer Hebrides, in a stunning location with a supportive team? Are you interested in Community Hospital work, developing your clinical interests, and re-invigorating your love of General Practice and Medicine? Or perhaps you were thinking of seeking adventure in New Zealand? We are closer to home, with great […]
ARE YOU LOOKING FOR A BETTER WORK/LIFE BALANCE? KYLE MEDICAL PRACTICE ARE RECRUITING Due to 2 of our GP’s (a married couple) moving away to provide support to an ill family member, we are now looking for an enthusiastic Salaried GP or a GP Partner. This is a terrific opportunity to join a stable, high […]
R&R Fellowship Advert goes out mid March Are you looking for a new challenge or looking for a rural job and want to have more experience or supported learning before you take the plunge? If so then the NES Remote and Rural GP Fellowship might be the answer. The fellowships will be advertised on the […]
Last month I had a visit from three second-year medical students from Glasgow: Lara, Zeyar and Faseeha. They were keen to get some footage for a video to give fellow students an insight into the challenges and attractions of a career in rural practice. Here’s what I said to them… x https://vimeo.com/154710197
Keo films is now casting for skilled Brits who will build a new community in the wilderness for a groundbreaking new social experiment. Read more here… (more…)