At Betsi Cadwaladr University Local Health Board
Sick of the city? Sandwiched between the mountains of Snowdonia and the beaches of Anglesey, Bangor is the place to come to enjoy a career in a progressive rural DGH.
If you like outdoor pursuits, you’ll be in heaven: everything from hill-walking, rock-climbing, to kite-surfing and sailing is on the doorstep. Yet we are only a one hour’s drive to Chester / M6 and three hours to London by train.
The quality of life is amazing here, but so are the professional opportunities.
Our catchment area is huge and all specialties have strong multidisciplinary teams.
- Strong hospital links with Bangor University. In the last 10 years an active research programme has resulted in recruitment of research students including supporting a doctorate. There is a track record of multiple publications including primary basic research, reviews, medical student projects and case reports.
- Established links with the North Wales Clinical School in conjunction with University of Wales College of Medicine with medical students attached to the firm.
- Reasonably priced housing in an outstanding area of natural beauty around Gwynedd and Anglesey.
- Excellent facilities for all outdoor leisure pursuits in the heart of Snowdonia area and access to world class water sports.
- Excellent road and rail links with the rest of the mainland UK including Manchester & Liverpool Airports and a fast ferry service to the Republic of Ireland from Holyhead.
- A variety of educational facilities with renowned high quality local schools from both sectors.
- Excellent relocation package.
Terms and conditions are offered under the terms of the NHS Wales Medical and Dental Conditions of Service.
Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board is the largest health organisation in Wales, providing a full range of primary, community, mental health and acute hospital services for a population of around 676,000 people across the six counties of North Wales (Anglesey, Gwynedd, Conwy, Denbighshire, Flintshire and Wrexham) as well as some parts of mid Wales, Cheshire and Shropshire.
The Health Board employs around 16,500 staff and has a budget of around £1.2billion. It is responsible for the operation of three district general hospitals (Ysbyty Gwynedd in Bangor, Ysbyty Glan Clwyd near Rhyl, and Wrexham Maelor Hospital) as well as 22 other acute and community hospitals, and a network of over 90 health centres, clinics, community health team bases and mental health units. It also coordinates the work of 109 GP practices and NHS services provided by North Wales dentists, opticians and pharmacies.