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Medical Adviser - Consultant

Type of role:Teaching and education
Location:Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
Salary:£250 per session (session = 4 hours)
Contract type:Consultant Agreement
Contract length:1 year
Part Time:8 hours per week
Application Closing Date:23 Jul 2019
Interview date:26 July 2019
Start date:ASAP

VSO is the world’s leading independent international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries. Our high-impact approach brings people together to share skills, build capabilities, promote international understanding and action to change lives and make the world a fairer place.

Role overview

We are seeking an additional Medical Adviser to work as part of VSO’s experienced in- house medical team.

Skills, qualifications and experience

The ideal candidate will be a Medical Doctor with GP training and experience of occupational health and travel medicine. You will need to be registered with the GMC and have at least 2 years’ experience of working in a GP practice. Ideally you will have a Diploma in Occupational Medicine and at least a year’s experience of living and working in resource poor environment. You will have strong communication skills and ability to work sensitively with people of all nationalities, especially young people.

Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
£250 per session (session = 4 hours)
2-3 sessions per week
Some back up on call at evening and weekends

VSO reserves the right to close this job early if we receive a sufficient number of applications.

VSO promotes equal opportunities and values a diverse workforce.

Unfortunately we are unable to provide sponsorship for this position, so please ensure you have the right to work in the UK before you apply.

If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job description for more information.

To submit your application, click on ‘Make an application’ and complete all relevant fields on the online application form.

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VSO has zero tolerance of abuse and exploitation of vulnerable people. We expect all our employees/volunteers to ensure we protect children, young people and vulnerable adults from harm and abide by our safeguarding policy (PDF).

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