Young doctor sought for WONCA executive

September, 2013

WONCA Executive Position Vacant

Junior Doctor Representative

At the WONCA World Council in Prague in June, Council endorsed the idea of expanding the Executive Committee to include a Junior Doctor representative. This person would present the views of Young Doctors’ movements on Executive as well as the perspective of WONCA’s junior doctors generally. The Young Doctors’ movements will be responsible for future appointments, but Council has tasked Executive with making this first appointment, in order to get someone in place as quickly as possible.

We’re looking for a motivated, energetic and committed young doctor who, at time of appointment, will be undergoing family medicine residency / postgraduate general practice training or will be in the first five years of their professional career after their family medicine residency or post graduate general practice training . They must have reasonable written and spoken English and be available to take part in regular teleconferences and to attend Executive meetings (fully funded by WONCA) every 6 to 8 months in different parts of the world.

For more details of the job description, and how to apply, please click on this link. Closing date for applications is Friday 11th October 2013.