The fastest growing city in Scotland: 145,366 people currently reside in the city and its surrounding region, a 14% growth in population since 2001.
Frequently tops UK happiness surveys and quality of life indices – http://tinyurl.com/ofvtcwn
Home to the UK’s newest university, the University of the Highlands and Islands
You will join our established team of emergency practitioners who have a unified role providing emergency care for both Emergency Department and Out of Hours Primary Care
- Emergency Department ranked number one in trainee satisfaction last two years in a row – http://tinyurl.com/o8g835y
- Dynamic role providing broad clinical exposure to the full range of emergency care
- A modern working environment with full support facilities and excellent continuing professional development opportunities.
This post and the department are supported by six consultants, 1 Associate Specialist, 6.2 WTE EPs, 7 GPST’s, 1 ACCS Trainee and GPs, unscheduled care practitioners and emergency nurse practitioners.
Raigmore is a modern District General Hospital with 454 beds, which serves a catchment area of almost 10,000 square miles covering the entire Scottish Highlands and a population of 210,000 excluding Argyll & Bute.
The City of Inverness is the Capital of the Highlands and offers an enviable lifestyle and environment combining excellent access to a breadth of outdoor pursuits with excellent air links and easy road and rail connections to other UK centres.
Prior experience in A&E is expected but additional training is also available. Informal enquiries would be welcomed by Dr Andrew Rowlands, Service Lead for Emergency Department, Tel 01463 704358. Job Packs are available electronically by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Refer to www.medicaljobs.scot.nhs.uk for the full advert.
Closing Date for completed applications: 10th August, 2015
Interview date: TBC