General Surgeon

Salary range: USD$194,235 – USD$225,240 per annum + On call Allowance of USD$41,400 per annum
George Town Hospital
George Town, Grand Cayman
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Application Deadline
10 June, 2024

The Consultant Surgeon provides 24-hour quality patient centered surgical service at the Cayman Islands Hospital, shared with other consultant surgeons, registrars and clinical interns rotating throughout the hospital. Work is primarily generated from patient referrals within the HSA as well as from the private sectors and local hospitals.

Primary Responsibilities include: The successful candidate manages regular general surgical inpatients and ward rounds on an agreed basis. This includes medical patients on the Critical Care Unit, providing back up for accident and emergency medical staff and involving where appropriate colleagues in other disciplines. The successful candidate also runs outpatient clinics at Faith Hospital on a rotational basis. The candidate develops along with in-house colleagues, evidence-based guidelines, and care pathways relevant to the surgical service. Participates in strategic healthcare planning of surgical services as a member of the Medical Staff, Clinical Quality, and Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committees.

Qualification & Experience: The successful applicant must possess a Medical Degree and post graduate qualifications in General Surgery from a recognized institution from either of the seven (7) jurisdictions as specified in the Health Practice Law, Cayman Islands. A minimum of five (5) years post specialization hospital working experience in the specialty relevant to the services required. Candidates with endoscopy experience would be an asset. The ability to work well within a multidisciplinary team is essential.

In addition to base salary, we provide full healthcare coverage at no cost to employees, pensions plan, paid holidays, annual leave, training leave, initial and annual licensing fees paid by HSA, malpractice coverage on hospital corporate plan. Relocation package includes air passage, and freight for employee and dependent (s) to the Cayman Islands.

A remuneration and benefit package, commensurate with experience and qualifications

will be offered to the successful candidates for this post.

NOTE: Incomplete applications will not be considered. All applicants must complete and submit an HSA Application Form, and via e-mail to using pdf format. Log on to our website at to access Application Form and Job Description.

A remuneration and benefits package, commensurate with experience and qualifications will beoffered to the successful candidates.