(Senior) Medical Assessor

Job Title: (Senior) Medical Assessor
Location: Gatwick
Category: Medical
Type: Permanent Full-time
Salary: competitive
Reference #: VN1603
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Job Description

A new opportunity for a highly experienced (Senior) Medical Assessor has arisen at the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), the UK’s independent aviation regulator. Through its skills and expertise it is recognised as a world leader in its field. At the CAA, you will work as part of the Aeromedical team in an exciting and progressive environment that supports your personal development and aspirations for a fulfilling career.

The role of the Medical Assessor includes:

-undertaking medical case assessments to establish the fitness of flight crew and air traffic controllers;

-issuing, varying, limiting or revoking aircrew and air traffic controllers’ medical certification to ensure medical standards are maintained

-contributing to the development of new or updated policy/guidance material

-undertaking special projects and research

-undertaking oversight and training of aeromedical examiners and aeromedical organisations.

Knowledge and Experience

-Medical Degree and Licence to Practise in the UK

-Satisfy the criteria for certification as an AME

-Extensive post-graduate experience as a GP or specialist (e.g. in Occupational Medicine)

-Experience in Aviation and Space Medicine, with a qualification such as the DAvMed an advantage

-Strong IT literacy

-Good general administration skills/report writing skills

-Ability to stay calm and work efficiently and effectively under pressure

Interviews to be scheduled 28, 29 and 30 November

Closing Date: 19th November 2017

This position is now closed and no longer accepting applications.

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