Current Vacancies

Economist
(Project Appraisal and Social Impact Assessment)

St Helena, South Atlantic
2 years FTC commencing March 2019

£40k pa, taxable in St Helena
A tax free International Supplement will also apply

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK.  Following the opening of its international airport in October 2017, St Helena is better placed to develop both economically and socially.

Providing evidence to underpin the Island’s Economic Infrastructure Programme, this challenging and rewarding role will allow you to make a direct and personal impact on the economic growth of St Helena.

Reporting to the Government Economist, you will be a member of the Corporate Policy and Planning Unit within Corporate Services. This sits at the centre of Government with an overarching purpose of co-ordinating the business of government, making it work in a more coherent, efficient manner.

Working closely with the Government Economist, SHG Directorates, SHG’s Project Management Unit and the UK Department for International Development, you will undertake economic appraisal and develop outline and detailed business cases to assist the prioritisation and justification of St Helena’s Economic Infrastructure Programme. 

Holding the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree in economics, social science, engineering or related field,  you must have at least three years’ experience in the field of project appraisal utilising the Treasury Green Book Guidance, supplementary appraisal guidance or comparable guidance; experience in working with stakeholders to develop Appraisal Summary Tables which outline qualitative and quantitative financial, economic, social and environmental costs, benefits and disbenefits; with  demonstrable experience of leading and undertaking project appraisals for infrastructure projects for Government.  

You will be required work with SHG stakeholders and will need to have well-developed communication and presentational skills with political sensitivity and awareness along with  a strong analytical approach and be comfortable with developing quality outputs within tight deadlines.

We offer an extensive benefits package with 30 days leave per annum, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance (see overseas vacancy information).

An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com. Applications must be sent to Kedell Worboys by email and received by 2 Jan 2019. Interviews will be held in London.

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Head of Planning & Development Control
and Chief Planning Officer

St Helena Island, South Atlantic
3 years FTC commencing ASAP

£45k pa, taxable in St Helena
A tax free International Supplement will also apply

Help to protect and enhance our island's built heritage and natural environment, bringing conservation to the front of decision making.

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. It’s now poised for transformation with the recent opening of a brand new international airport offering scheduled commercial air access.

Responsible for the section’s budget, you will provide invaluable professional support. You must consult with key stakeholders to implement policies and decisions and work closely with consultants

Holding at least a first degree in town planning plus membership of a relevant professional institute you will have a background in development control including team management in public or private sector planning. You will have strong and broad knowledge of legal, policy and procedural planning systems. Understanding the statutory planning process and the development of public policy and its impact on the public, you will be able to plan, allocate and progress work, manage time and meet deadlines. You will have a track record of achievement in drafting and preparing development plans and policies and also in advising lay members of authorities and boards and the public, co-ordinating technical personnel and training staff.
       
Providing quarterly reports on progress, you will be supported by the Trainee Planning Officer as well as Building Inspector and Deputy Building Inspector (also GIS Practitioner), and by the Planning Secretary who is also the Secretary to the Land Development Control Authority.

We offer an extensive benefits package with 30 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance. An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com. This is where applications must be sent and received by 11Dec 2018. Interviews will be held in London.

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Senior Food Microbiologist

St Helena Island, South Atlantic
2 years FTC commencing ASAP

£35k pa, taxable in St Helena; a tax free International Supplement will also apply

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. With the opening of a new international airport last year there is now a weekly scheduled flight from Johannesburg.

Our laboratory services offer an extensive range of essential diagnostic tests across Blood Sciences, Microbiology and Serology, and a Food & Water Laboratory which is an ISO/IEC 17025:2017 accredited facility, essential for the continued export of fish to the EU.

You will carry out testing relating to Food and Water Microbiology within the scope of ISO 17025 accreditation, training staff in all methodology and aspects of the accreditation procedures and assist in the preparation for annual assessment, rectifying anomalies/non-conformances highlighted by the assessors.

Alongside the Laboratory Manager you will ensure facilities meet the required standards to maintain accreditation, providing ‘on the bench’ training in all aspects of food and water microbiology. You will validate additional ‘in-house’ methodology for acceptable accreditation purposes and provide staff with on-going training in validation of in-use methodology. You must advise the Senior EHO on food surveillance programme strategies and appropriate food sampling plan in respect of the microbiological safety of food. You will also liaise with external bodies such as UKAS and PHE on accreditation, external quality assurance, testing methods and protocols.

Qualified in Food Microbiology, you will have worked in an accredited food and water laboratory and be adept at report writing. Having bench experience of food and water examination in a public health environment, you should have a clear understanding of the related micro-organisms. With knowledge and first-hand experience of laboratory accreditation, using ISO 17025:2017 as the benchmark standard, you understand COSHH and have experience of training staff in methodology and validation and in calibration of laboratory equipment, including autoclaves, incubators and fridges.

We offer an extensive benefits package with 30 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance (see overseas vacancy information). An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com. This is where applications must be sent and received by 10 December 2018. Interviews will be held in London.

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Head of Internal Audit

St Helena, South Atlantic
3 years FTC commencing April 2019

£40k-£45k pa, depending on experience and qualifications, taxable in St Helena
A tax free International Supplement will also apply

Essential to this challenging role will be strong interviewing and negotiating skills and the ability to deliver effective internal audit services adhering to Public Sector Internal Audit Standards.

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. It’s now poised for transformation with the recent opening of a brand new international airport offering scheduled commercial air access.

Applying a broad range of skills and experience you will need objective judgement and sensitivity. You will help with the production of the Annual Governance Statement where complex and sensitive issues need to be addressed and provide independent and objective assurance to the Governor, Audit and Risk Committee, Core Leadership Group and Chief Secretary on the Government’s systems of internal controls, corporate governance and risk management.

Managing a £38k annual budget you will motivate and inspire your team, developing engagement with major change programmes. You must establish and maintain an Internal Audit Charter and develop new policies, procedures and methodologies to improve the audit process. You will also develop an annual audit plan, oversee audit assignments and respond to fraud investigation requests and confidential reporting concerns. Providing consultative support to the Government, you will offer input to the annual strategic planning and budget setting process, produce an Annual Assurance Statement and Risk Maturity Assessment and supervise the Recommendation Tracker Follow-Up process.

As a Member of the Institute of Internal Auditors and CMIIA or CCAB qualified accountant, you will have substantial experience in audit and management. You will have achieved an advanced level of statistical and information analysis and have the ability to design and deliver excellent presentations. With strong project planning and management skills and a creative approach to problem solving, you will demonstrate effective strategic thinking and be responsive to change.

We offer an extensive benefits package with 30 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance (see overseas vacancy information). An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com. This is where applications must be sent and received by 02 Jan 2018. Interviews will be held in London

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Radiographer

St Helena, South Atlantic
2 years FTC commencing July 2018

£42,000 pa, taxable in St Helena
A tax free International Supplement will also apply

Could you develop our existing x-ray and ultrasound service to meet changing needs?

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK.  It is poised for economic and social development following the opening of a brand new international airport offering a weekly scheduled flight. The 28-bed General Hospital in the capital, Jamestown, covers all areas of acute medical and surgical care.

The radiography section has multiple imaging modalities including CT, fluoroscopy, ultrasound and an analogue mammography examination system with two full-time Radiographers and a part-time Assistant Practitioner. You must ensure the department is IRR99 and IR(ME)R 2000 compliant as far as possible, with regular QA and Audit.

Maintaining up-to-date professional technical knowledge you will participate in CPD events and contribute to Clinical Governance and Strategic activity. You must train staff in a number of key areas and the Assistant Practitioner will need your support to maintain registration with the Society of Radiographers through training and CPD activities. You will of course seek distant telemedicine advice when appropriate.

You will share on-call cover arrangements for out-of-hours emergencies and offer radiographic support to the dental section when required.

You must be a State Registered Radiographer with a current registration certificate and hold either a Diploma from the College of Radiographers or BSc (Hons) Diagnostic Radiography or equivalent. Post-graduate qualifications in Ultrasound and Mammography are highly desirable.

Substantial post qualification experience in general radiography should be supported by experience in ultrasound and CT with knowledge of PACS.

We offer an extensive benefits package with 30 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance. An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com. This is where applications must be sent and received by 2 January 2019. Interviews will be held in London.

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Head of Customs

St Helena Island, South Atlantic
3 years FTC

£55k pa, taxable in St Helena; a tax free International Supplement will also apply

Could you lead the HMCE team to efficiently implement the Customs & Excise Ordinance in border protection and collection of revenue and in implementation of the modernisation plan?

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. With the opening of a new international airport last October there is now a weekly scheduled flight from Johannesburg.

You will review current C&E controls and processes at the island’s key entry points and implement changes. It will require you to advise on changes in the development of taxation, customs and other revenue legislation, policies and regulations as you drive forward the Service as a high performing, customer focussed entity.

You will ensure that objectives and KPIs in the C&E Operational Plans are aligned with government strategic priorities and international best practice. Your procedures and systems will maximise the efficiency of revenue collection as you develop and implement strategic plans, establish T&D plans and support training.

You will have substantial experience in a senior management role, ideally in a major change programme implementing restructuring reforms. You should have equal experience in a law enforcement or border control agency and customs experience in procedures and processes in an ASYCUDA or similar alternative computer based environment.

Knowledge of revenue administration and laws pertaining to international conventions and treaties relating to taxation, control and movement of goods will be essential, with a significant background in strategic planning and management of a diverse organisation. Other experience should be in multiagency (both national and international) working in the execution of the statutory functions of HM Customs & Excise, in team development through customs training and mentoring and dealing with significant and complex operational issues and challenges.

We offer an extensive benefits package with30 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance (see overseas vacancy information). An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com. This is where applications must be sent and received by 10 December 2018. Interviews will be held in London.

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Assistant Team Manager (Children & Families)

St Helena Island, South Atlantic

2 years FTC commencing December 2018
£40k pa, taxable in St Helena

A tax free International Supplement will also apply

Be a key member of the social services team, guided by the development of a new strategic framework for integrated social services.

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. It’s now poised for transformation with the recent opening of a brand new international airport offering scheduled commercial air access. Children’s Services is developing a comprehensive team to meet the needs of children in need and their families on St Helena. This is a key development for Social Services on the Island and has raised the profile considerably.

You will manage a small caseload of complex cases with a focus on child protection and safeguarding court work, a leading role in conjunction with other agencies, protecting vulnerable people with an emphasis on anti-oppressive practice.

You will chair strategy meetings and statutory/review meetings and deputise for the Team Manager when required. You must develop, monitor and review individual care plans based on assessed needs and risks that take account of diversity to maintain and improve their quality of life, advising social workers and mentoring Social Care Officers on improving care planning and case management. Reports and statements for court, case conferences and reviews must be prepared to a high standard and in time for deadlines. You will play a leading role in improving practice and quality of assessments and care planning by mentoring assigned social work staff, leading team discussions and workshops, updating on practice developments and research findings, as well as the induction of new staff.

Liaising with key agencies and partnering with other Safeguarding units including older persons and residential units, you may be required to work evenings, weekends and occasional public holidays and participate in the on call duty rota.

A UK Qualified Social Worker CQSW or DipSW or equivalent, you must have a current registration with the Health Care Professionals Council or equivalent plus experience in social work with a focus on safeguarding children. Up to date knowledge and recent practical experience of working as a social worker with case load responsibility in safeguarding vulnerable groups will be essential. You will also need a full UK Driving Licence.

We offer an extensive benefits package with 30 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance (see overseas vacancy information).  An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com. Applications must be received by 02 Jan 2019. Interviews will be held in London.

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Visiting Opthalmologist Surgeon

St Helena, South Atlantic
Eight weeks FTC commencing not earlier that November 2018

If you can provide specialist ophthalmology medical treatment and surgery, your costed proposal and expression of interest is invited to bring your specialist skills to an island community.

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. It’s now poised for transformation with the recent opening of a brand new international airport offering scheduled commercial air access.

You will give valuable support and advice on ophthalmology care to the medical team and offer training to relevant staff in the latest clinical issues. Advising and guiding clinical staff on improving their professional skills and care you will conduct at least one training session per week. You must review literature on ophthalmology in Medical and Nursing Libraries and propose new texts/journals to be procured and any equipment which the Health Directorate should consider acquiring. You will also review and advise on pharmaceuticals and consumables most appropriate for ophthalmology patients.

Reviewing retinal photographs and referral patterns for ophthalmology cases over the past three years, you will advise on emergency distant support requirements and referral criteria. You will assess and treat cases by medical or surgical means with appropriate follow-up care.

With your input, the SMO will prepare and share with you a list of referred patients in advance to ensure that pharmaceuticals/supplies required can be arranged in time for the visit; appointments for all referred patients will be made in advance.

As a fully qualified ophthalmologist with substantial post-registration experience, you should be able to treat and operate majority of patients with the equipment and facilities available on island. Within six weeks of departure you must submit a report on progress against key indicators

Travel to and from St Helena will be funded by St Helena Government.  Further information can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com or contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610. Please submit a fully costed proposal and CV to shgukrep@sthelenagov.com by 4 December 2018.

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Director of Health Services

St Helena, South Atlantic
2 years FTC

£80-£90k pa, depending on experience and qualifications, taxable in St Helena
A tax free International Supplement will also apply

This is a role of complex contemporary challenges

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK, poised for total transformation with the imminent opening of an international airport. The 28-bed General Hospital in the capital, Jamestown, covers all areas of acute medical and surgical care.

Applying strong and enlightened leadership, you will help formulate and deliver strategic plans for the Health Service. Liaising with wide range of organisations including Education, Safeguarding, private and civil society organisations, you will actively and insightfully contribute to policy development, managing an annual recurrent budget of £5m.

Responsible for the day-to-day overall general management of health services, you will ensure efficient use of human and financial resources, estate and assets, implementing cost improvement programmes and making sure that all resources are managed and developed to meet service requirements.

You will establish effective links with off island service providers and partners, communicate with influence and cultivate strong working relationships with all stakeholders. There will be a strong element of PR in your role.

Holding a Master’s or equivalent in Health Services Management or a related field you will have a clinical background and substantial recent experience in hospital and health service management. A skilled leader adept at financial management and in managing health services in the community, you will have highly developed stakeholder management skills. Receptive to and able to lead and manage change, you are a strong communicator, influencer and motivator.

We offer an extensive benefits package with 30 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance (see overseas vacancy information). An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com. This is where applications must be sent and received by 28 Nov 2018. Interviews will be held in London

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General Practitioner/Medical Officer – with interest and relevant experience in chronic disease management

St Helena Island, South Atlantic
1 year FTC commencing as soon as possible

Salary £85k pa, taxable in St Helena
A tax free International Supplement will also apply

Helping to develop Primary Care Services, you will actively support our programme of health services reform, playing an active part in health promotion and preventative care programmes.

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. It’s now poised for transformation with the recent opening of a brand new international airport offering scheduled commercial air access. The 28-bed General Hospital in the capital, Jamestown, covers all areas of acute medical and surgical care.

Working with the other medical officers, you will run out-patient clinics covering a wide range of practice, including diabetes, hypertension, cardio-pulmonary disease, paediatrics, ENT, ophthalmology etc. You will also be required to take care of in-patients as well as being primary on-call approximately every fourth night supporting the nursing staff in the triage and attending possible emergencies. You will be supported by specialist colleagues in anaesthetics, surgery, orthopedics and obstetrics/gynaecology as well as two other medical officers.

This role is suitable for General Practitioner or an Internal Medicine Specialist with interest in primary care and chronic disease management. Suitable candidates would already be Consultants or Registrars nearing completion of training to become consultants. A minimum of 5-years’ post qualification experience is essential with full GMC registration or equivalent, good standing with the relevant registering authority and a very good command of the English language.

We offer an extensive benefits package with 20 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowances (see overseas vacancy information).  An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com  where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com.  Applications must be sent to shgukrep@sthelenagov.com and received by 27 November 2018. Interviews will be held in London.

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Crown Counsel (Civil)

St Helena Island, South Atlantic
2 years FTC commencing ASAP

£40k pa, depending on experience and qualifications, taxable in St Helena; a tax free International Supplement will also apply

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. With the opening of a new international airport last year there is now a weekly scheduled flight from Johannesburg.

The island’s team of Law Officers is currently made up of the Attorney General, a Solicitor General, Crown Counsel (Community Care) Crown Counsel (Criminal) and Crown Counsel (Commercial), two trainees and a legal executive along with a Legal Officer and a full-time Legislative Draftsperson working remotely from Florida.

Under the Attorney General you will have conduct of Government civil litigation and must pro-actively contribute towards the provision of comprehensive, reliable, and timely legal advice to all organs of government. Assisting in the lifecycle of the procurement process including drafting of all agreements, you will advise on all aspects of general common law (mainly civil) and conduct litigation in civil and employment matters. This includes drafting pleadings and court documents with court appearances up to Court of Appeal. You will also provide advice throughout government on contracts, leases and land, human resources and employment matters and offer guidance, support and supervision to the two trainees.

As a substantially experienced UK/ Commonwealth qualified barrister or solicitor, you will have a background in civil litigation, in particular employment and medical negligence work and of running a caseload. Your strong analytical and communication skills should be complemented by a flexible approach.

We offer an extensive benefits package with 30 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance (see overseas vacancy information). An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com. This is where applications must be sent and received by 27 Nov 2018. Interviews will be held in London.

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Dental Hygienist

St Helena Island, South Atlantic
2 years FTC

£33k pa, depending on experience and qualifications, taxable in St Helena; a tax free International Supplement will also apply

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. With the opening of a new international airport last year there is now a weekly scheduled flight from Johannesburg. The 28-bed General Hospital in the capital, Jamestown, covers all areas of acute medical and surgical care.

In this vital role, using indices to screen and monitor, you will diagnose, treat and follow up periodontal disease in all age groups of the population and instruct and motivate patients in oral hygiene procedures. Planning the delivery of care for patients to improve and maintain their periodontal health, you must also carry out oral cancer screening and conduct school dental screening.

You will undertake supragingival and subgingival scaling and root debridement using manual and powered instruments and use appropriate anti-microbial therapy to manage plaque related diseases. Giving infiltration and inferior dental block analgesia you will place temporary dressings and re-cement crowns with temporary cement, place fissure sealants and apply topical fluoride.

In consultation with the Dental Officer and Senior Medical Officer, you should review equipment and stock management arrangements and recommend and introduce improvements.

Holding a Diploma in Dental Hygiene and GDC Registration, or equivalent,
You should have Substantial Primary Dental Care experience and be computer literate

We offer an extensive benefits package with 30 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance (see overseas vacancy information). An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com. This is where applications must be sent and received by 22 November 2018. Interviews will be held in London.

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Agronomist

St Helena Island, South Atlantic
2 years FTC commencing December 2018

£45k pa, taxable in St Helena, a tax free International Supplement will also apply

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. With the opening of a new international airport last October there is now a weekly scheduled flight from Johannesburg.

It is essential for the Island’s producers to adapt agricultural activities and management actions as well as apply additional best practices to a changing climate and its impacts. At present the capacity to provide high level agronomy to producers to improve crop production and productivity is limited, so your professional skills will be key to improving these services. Your priority will be to contribute to the Agriculture and Natural Resources Division’s capacity for production and productivity improvements in local agricultural cropping and pasturage management.

Providing agronomic services for covered and open field vegetable cropping and grassland for livestock pasturage, you will work closely with the ANRD Farmer Support and Pest Control teams, agricultural producers and the Farmers Association. This is a field-based hands-on role with regular visits, for example, to business and small-holder units engaged in vegetable and livestock grazing activities.

Holding a Masters in agricultural science, agronomy, crop science or food security disciplines, you will have substantial agricultural production and agronomy experience, including development agricultural programmes. You will have worked in a Government agricultural service with success in reviewing crop production and land management approaches of others, achieving improvement through advice, training and mentoring.

We offer an extensive benefits package with 30 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance (see overseas vacancy information). An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com. This is where applications must be sent and received by 01 Nov 2018. Interviews will be held in London.

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Locum Crown Counsel (Community Care Law)

St Helena Island, South Atlantic
6 months FTC commencing ASAP                   

£40,000 pa pro rata, taxable in St Helena
A tax free International Supplement will also apply

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK, poised for transformation with the imminent construction of an airport.

The Attorney General’s Chambers is currently made up of the Attorney General, the Solicitor General, Crown Counsel (Community Care, Crown Prosecutor, Crown Counsel (Commercial), Crown Counsel (Civil), a Legal Executive, a full-time Legislative Draftsperson working remotely and two admin support staff.

Under the Attorney General you will primarily have conduct of safeguarding (children and adults), housing, mental health, freedom of information, data protection and education matters.  You will be required to have expertise in at least one of the above areas of law and be willing to expand your practice.  You will be flexible and a team player, committed to contribute towards the provision of comprehensive, reliable, and timely legal advice to all organs of government. You will advise all Directorates (in particular Safeguarding, Education and Health Directorates) and Corporate Services.

As an experienced Commonwealth qualified barrister, solicitor or advocate, you will need to be able to be flexible and deal with areas of law outside your area of expertise.

The role will include advocacy and providing written and oral advice and guidance to Elected Members of Legislative Council, The Governor and to the various Government Departments.

Experience of public sector organisations and of running a caseload with limited litigation support would be desirable. Strong analytical and communication skills are required for this role.  

An extensive benefits package is offered with 10 days leave, fare paid travel for you and your family, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance (see overseas vacancy information). An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Glenda Bas on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep.manager@sthelenagov.com. This is where applications must be sent and received by 30 October 2018. Interviews will be held in London

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Head of Customs

St Helena Island, South Atlantic
3 years FTC

£55k pa, taxable in St Helena; a tax free International Supplement will also apply

Could you lead the HMCE team to efficiently implement the Customs & Excise Ordinance in border protection and collection of revenue and in implementation of the modernisation plan?

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. With the opening of a new international airport last October there is now a weekly scheduled flight from Johannesburg.

You will review current C&E controls and processes at the island’s key entry points and implement changes. It will require you to advise on changes in the development of taxation, customs and other revenue legislation, policies and regulations as you drive forward the Service as a high performing, customer focussed entity.

You will ensure that objectives and KPIs in the C&E Operational Plans are aligned with government strategic priorities and international best practice. Your procedures and systems will maximise the efficiency of revenue collection as you develop and implement strategic plans, establish T&D plans and support training.

You will have substantial experience in a senior management role, ideally in a major change programme implementing restructuring reforms. You should have equal experience in a law enforcement or border control agency and customs experience in procedures and processes in an ASYCUDA or similar alternative computer based environment.

Knowledge of revenue administration and laws pertaining to international conventions and treaties relating to taxation, control and movement of goods will be essential, with a significant background in strategic planning and management of a diverse organisation. Other experience should be in multiagency (both national and international) working in the execution of the statutory functions of HM Customs & Excise, in team development through customs training and mentoring and dealing with significant and complex operational issues and challenges.

We offer an extensive benefits package with30 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance (see overseas vacancy information). An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Glenda Bas on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep.manager@sthelenagov.com. This is where applications must be sent and received by 30 Oct 2018. Interviews will be held in London.

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Detective Constable (Investigator)

St Helena, South Atlantic
Two year FTC commencing ASAP

£38k pa, taxable in St Helena
A tax free International Supplement will also apply

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. St Helena has an international airport with weekly flights from Johannesburg.

The St Helena Police Service comprises of a Chief of Police, three Chief Inspectors (Community and Operations, Operation Support and Development and Crime) one Inspector, six Sergeants and 16 Constables. Within these resources, investigations comprise of a DS and 4 DCs.

You will investigate current and historical serious and complex crime including sexual offences and those perpetrated against children and vulnerable adults, securing and preserving evidence. In partnership with the Attorney Generals’ Chambers you will build successful prosecution cases and support victims and survivors throughout the investigation and criminal justice processes. Interviewing witnesses and suspects you will prepare prosecution files, fulfil disclosure obligation and facilitate multi-agency information sharing as appropriate. You must work across all shifts when required and be ‘on call’

Having broad policing experience and as an accredited PIP2 trained or equivalent detective, you will also have training and experience in Joint Investigations and in the conduct of ABE interviews with children. With a strong background in the investigation of serious sexual offences you will have knowledge and experience of child and adult safeguarding procedures.

We offer an extensive benefits package with 30 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance (see overseas vacancy information). An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Glenda Bas on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep.manager@sthelenagov.com. This is where applications must be sent and received by 30 October 2018. Interviews will be held in London

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Public Health & Community Services Manager

St Helena Island, South Atlantic
2 years FTC

£40k pa, depending on experience and qualifications, taxable in St Helena; a tax free International Supplement will also apply

This vital role is aimed at the effective and efficient delivery of primary care and public health services at community level.

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. With the opening of a new international airport a year ago there is now a weekly scheduled flight from Johannesburg. The 42-bed General Hospital in the capital, Jamestown, covers all areas of acute medical and surgical care.

With keen independent judgment of service needs and operational response, you will make key strategic recommendations.

You will direct primary care, community health, allied health, and public health services delivered by a multi-disciplinary staff. Recommending, developing and monitoring goals, objectives, policies and priorities, you must allocate resources accordingly. Your ongoing analysis of operations will ensure community needs are met and opportunities identified for service improvement. Overseeing the development of local guidelines, protocols, and policies for community health services, you will ensure compliance with laws, regulations and professional standards. Undertaking resource and operational planning, you must take ownership of training, supervision and professional development.

You will have operational delivery and management experience in a community healthcare or primary care setting, with appropriate accredited qualification. Your experience in public health, primary care and community health service management will be supported by technical knowledge plus project and programme management and resource allocation skills. You should have a background in decision-making, presenting ideas, planning, assigning and co-ordinating work. An adept communicator, you will build relationships as you nurture your staff and develop community health programmes, monitoring outcomes.

We offer an extensive benefits package with 30 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance (see overseas vacancy information). An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Glenda Bas on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep.manager@sthelenagov.com. This is where applications must be sent to and received by 5 November 2018. Interviews will be held in London.

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Obstetrician/Gynaecologist

St Helena Island, South Atlantic
1 year FTC commencing February 2019

£85,000 pa taxable in St Helena
A tax free International Supplement will also apply

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. It’s now poised for transformation with the recent opening of a brand new international airport offering scheduled commercial air access. The 28-bed General Hospital in the capital, Jamestown, covers all areas of acute medical and surgical care.

In close co-operation with other Medical Officers and Midwives you will manage the island’s obstetric and gynaecology services and offer primary care, especially in areas such as family planning and genito-urinary medicine. You will undertake clinical audits as required and be a member of the general on-call rota.

Running obstetrics and gynaecology clinics as well as sharing in-patient duties, you will perform caesarean sections and hysterectomies, colposcopies, LLETZ, and endometrial ablations.
         
Playing an active part in health promotion and preventative care programmes, undertaking programmes of medical and clinical audit and helping in the collection of health information data, you will also have a role contributing to the clinical governance committee.

You must hold full GMC registration or equivalent and good standing with a licensing authority. Also required is MRCOG or equivalent and proficiency in obstetric/gynaecological ultrasonography, plus experience of endometrial ablation and insertion of tension-free vaginal tape.

We offer an extensive benefits package with 20 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowances (see overseas vacancy information).  An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com  where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com.  Applications must be sent to shgukrep@sthelenagov.com and received by 25 Oct 2018. Interviews will be held in London.

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Crown Counsel (Community Care Law)

St Helena Island, South Atlantic
2 years FTC commencing November 2018      

£40,000 pa, taxable in St Helena
A tax free International Supplement will also apply

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK, poised for transformation with the imminent construction of an airport.

The Attorney General’s Chambers is currently made up of the Attorney General, the Solicitor General, Crown Counsel (Community Care, Crown Prosecutor, Crown Counsel (Commercial), Crown Counsel (Civil), a Legal Executive, a full-time Legislative Draftsperson working remotely and two admin support staff.

Under the Attorney General you will primarily have conduct of safeguarding (children and adults), housing, mental health, freedom of information, data protection and education matters.  You will be required to have expertise in at least one of the above areas of law and be willing to expand your practice.  You will be flexible and a team player, committed to contribute towards the provision of comprehensive, reliable, and timely legal advice to all organs of government. You will advise all Directorates (in particular Safeguarding, Education and Health Directorates) and Corporate Services.

As an experienced Commonwealth qualified barrister, solicitor or advocate, you will need to be able to be flexible and deal with areas of law outside your area of expertise.

The role will include advocacy and providing written and oral advice and guidance to Elected Members of Legislative Council, The Governor and to the various Government Departments.

Experience of public sector organisations and of running a caseload with limited litigation support would be desirable. Strong analytical and communication skills are required for this role.  

An extensive benefits package is offered with 30 days leave per annum, fare paid travel for you and your family, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance (see overseas vacancy information). An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com. This is where applications must be sent and received by 18 October 2018. Interviews will be held in London

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Locum Crown Counsel

St Helena, South Atlantic
6 months FTC commencing ASAP

£40k pa pro rata, depending on experience and qualifications, taxable in St Helena; a tax free International Supplement will also apply

Without the need for close supervision you will have conduct of most, and usually all, Government civil litigation.

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. With the opening of a new international airport last October there is now a weekly scheduled flight from Johannesburg.

You will advise upon all aspects of general common law in St Helena (mainly civil) and conduct litigation in civil and employment matters that includes drafting pleadings and all court documents and appearing in court where necessary. You must also advise all organs of government on contracts, procurement, leases and land, HR and employment matters along with occasional advice to the planning department. You will also support the procurement board where necessary.

Assisting with legislative drafting, you will advise members of the Legislative Council on actual or potential Council business, including bills, with respect to any queries or clarifications in areas pertinent to civil practice.

A UK or commonwealth qualified solicitor or barrister you must  have substantial experience of civil litigation, in particular employment and medical negligence work. Having run your own caseload, you must have good communication skills, a flexible approach and strong analytical skills.

We offer an extensive benefits package with 10 days leave, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance (see overseas vacancy information). An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com. This is where applications must be sent and 18 October2018. Interviews will be held in London.

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General Practitioner/Medical Officer – with interest in chronic disease management

St Helena Island, South Atlantic
1 year FTC commencing as soon as possible

Salary £85k pa, taxable in St Helena
A tax free International Supplement will also apply

Helping to develop Primary Care Services, you will actively support our programme of health services reform, playing an active part in health promotion and preventative care programmes.

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. It’s now poised for transformation with the recent opening of a brand new international airport offering scheduled commercial air access. The 28-bed General Hospital in the capital, Jamestown, covers all areas of acute medical and surgical care.

Working with the other medical officers, you will run out-patient clinics covering a wide range of practice, including diabetes, hypertension, cardio-pulmonary disease, paediatrics, ENT, ophthalmology etc. You will also be required to take care of in-patients as well as being primary on-call approximately every fourth night supporting the nursing staff in the triage and attending possible emergencies. You will be supported by specialist colleagues in anaesthetics, surgery, orthopedics and obstetrics/gynaecology as well as two other medical officers.

This role is suitable for General Practitioner or an Internal Medicine Specialist with interest in primary care and chronic disease management. Suitable candidates would already be Consultants or Registrars nearing completion of training to become consultants. A minimum of 5-years’ post qualification experience is essential with full GMC registration or equivalent, good standing with the relevant registering authority and a very good command of the English language.

We offer an extensive benefits package with 20 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowances (see overseas vacancy information).  An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com  where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com.  Applications must be sent to shgukrep@sthelenagov.com and received by 19 Oct 2018. Interviews will be held in London.

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Tutor Constable, Roads policing, AFO ( authorised firearms officer)

St Helena, South Atlantic
18 months FTC commencing Feb/Mar 2019.

Salary £37k pa, taxable in St Helena
A tax free International Supplement will also apply

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. It’s now poised for transformation with the recent opening of a brand new international airport offering scheduled commercial air access.

The St Helena Police Service comprises of a Chief of Police, three Chief Inspectors (Operations, Support and Crime) one Inspector, six Sergeants and 19 Constables.

Patrolling alongside the constables throughout the shift range and dealing with the whole range of policing requirements on St Helena, you will identify individual learning and development needs, then address those needs via delivery of specific opportunities and/or programmes. Working in line with the St Helena Police Directorate Values and Ethics you must complete and maintain administrative records and procedures.

You will also assist with the delivery of classroom based training both for new recruits and serving officers up to the rank of Inspector.

Your broad background in uniform policing will ensure you are operationally deployable. With recent experience in a Tutor Constable role or equivalent you will have up to date knowledge of law and procedures related to policing. Experience of dealing with serious road traffic collisions is required. Officers with tutor constable experience, roads policing experience who are also an AFO (authorised firearms officer) are encouraged to apply.

We offer an extensive benefits package with 30 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance (see overseas vacancy information). An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com. This is where applications must be sent and received by 18 Oct 2018. Interviews will be held in London

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Team Manager (Adult & Communities)

St Helena Island, South Atlantic
2 years FTC

£45k pa, taxable in St Helena; a tax free International Supplement will also apply

Here is a great opportunity to put your skills into practice, teaching and developing core leadership, technical skills and knowledge.

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. With the opening of a new international airport last October there is now a weekly scheduled flight from Johannesburg.

The island’s safeguarding policies are on a par with those in the UK and practice is also very similar. You will be a key member of the directorate team, collaborating to enhance safeguarding on St Helena with a focus on vulnerable adults and those with disability or other vulnerabilities.

As the professional lead in casework involving abuse or situations involving a need for professional social work advice around persons with a disability, you will develop and implement training programmes and procedures currently provided through UK distance learning courses.

Managing change and having ownership of budgets and contracts, you will review and develop training protocols to support multi-agency work with Police, Health, Education and Voluntary Agencies. This means taking a lead role in developing partnerships with multi-agency organisations. As you develop an operational delivery plan and lead your team in developing a service plan, you will recruit, select, lead and motivate staff, sustaining a strong performance culture.

A qualified social worker, CQSW/DipSW or equivalent, you must have current registration with the Health Care Professions Council or eligibility for an associated body in another country. Having substantial practice experience in social work with a significant element of safeguarding adults, you will have a background in leading a safeguarding/social work team. With up to date knowledge and recent practical experience of working as a social worker with case load responsibility in safeguarding Adults, you must have significant experience involving work engaging people in and from community settings.

We offer an extensive benefits package with30 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance (see overseas vacancy information). An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com. This is where applications must be sent and received by 5 November. Interviews will be held in London.

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Assistant Team Manager (Children & Families)

St Helena Island, South Atlantic
2 years FTC commencing December 2018

£40k pa, taxable in St Helena
A tax free International Supplement will also apply

Be a key member of the social services team, guided by the development of a new strategic framework for integrated social services.

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. It’s now poised for transformation with the recent opening of a brand new international airport offering scheduled commercial air access. Children’s Services is developing a comprehensive team to meet the needs of children in need and their families on St Helena. This is a key development for Social Services on the Island and has raised the profile considerably.

You will manage a small caseload of complex cases with a focus on child protection and safeguarding court work, a leading role in conjunction with other agencies, protecting vulnerable people with an emphasis on anti-oppressive practice.

You will chair strategy meetings and statutory/review meetings and deputise for the Team Manager when required. You must develop, monitor and review individual care plans based on assessed needs and risks that take account of diversity to maintain and improve their quality of life, advising social workers and mentoring Social Care Officers on improving care planning and case management. Reports and statements for court, case conferences and reviews must be prepared to a high standard and in time for deadlines. You will play a leading role in improving practice and quality of assessments and care planning by mentoring assigned social work staff, leading team discussions and workshops, updating on practice developments and research findings, as well as the induction of new staff.

Liaising with key agencies and partnering with other Safeguarding units including older persons and residential units, you may be required to work evenings, weekends and occasional public holidays and participate in the on call duty rota.

A UK Qualified Social Worker CQSW or DipSW or equivalent, you must have a current registration with the Health Care Professionals Council or equivalent plus experience in social work with a focus on safeguarding children. Up to date knowledge and recent practical experience of working as a social worker with case load responsibility in safeguarding vulnerable groups will be essential. You will also need a full UK Driving Licence.

We offer an extensive benefits package with 30 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance (see overseas vacancy information).  An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com. Applications must be received by 5 November 2018. Interviews will be held in London.

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Speech and Language Therapist

St Helena Island, South Atlantic
2 years FTC

£30k pa, taxable in St Helena
A tax free International Supplement will also apply

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. With the opening of a new international airport last October there is now a weekly scheduled flight from Johannesburg.

Working closely with other members of the Health, Education and Safeguarding Directorate, you will help to promote and develop a Speech and Language Therapy practice, which is person centred and outcome focused, throughout community, hospital and residential settings.

You will use clinical reasoning to analyse and interpret complex findings from standardised and non-standardised assessments to establish an accurate level of ability and to formulate appropriate therapy goals, making onward referrals to external agencies as appropriate.

Using formal assessment and clinical observation, you must interpret, evaluate and explain the relevance of assessment outcomes in order to establish the nature of the service users’ difficulties in relation to their performance. You will run large and small group training sessions and follow up sessions both internally and externally. Capacity building and succession planning will also be vital.

Holding a recognised S&LT degree level qualification or equivalent, you must be a registered member of the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists and of the Health Professions Council. Significant experience of working with those with communication difficulties will be essential, plus experience of integrated working in multi-disciplinary teams. Flexible and adaptable, you must also have VERVE training, knowledge of the Mental Capacity Ordinance (2016) or Mental Capacity Act (UK), and have working knowledge of safeguarding procedures/policy.

We offer an extensive benefits package with 30 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance (see overseas vacancy information). An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com. This is where applications must be sent and received by 2 October 2018. Interviews will be held in London.

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Finance Business Manager

St Helena Island, South Atlantic
3 years FTC

£50k pa, taxable in St Helena
A tax free International Supplement will also apply

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. With the opening of a new international airport last October there is now a weekly scheduled flight from Johannesburg.

Representing the St Helena Government (SHG) as a non-executive director on the boards of its state controlled entities, you must strengthen links between entity strategy and government policy and provide financial management capacity where none exists. You will collaborate to facilitate an environment conducive to delivering growth, economic development and reform, establishing lines of communication and monitoring arrangements. Helping to manage relationships with key stakeholders, you will scrutinise and challenge spending and planning initiatives

Working closely with Elected Members and Senior Officials to articulate the direction of travel for the State Controlled Entities in delivering SHG Policy, you must implement recommendations from audit reports to strengthen the Governance arrangements between SHG and its SCEs.

Having held a similar role for a number of years, you are a CIMA/ACCA or CCAB qualified accountant or equivalent with current membership and up to date CPD record. Experienced at board level in key industries such as utilities, banking, hospitality, insurance or retail, you are ideally a member of the IoD or equivalent. With a background in Public Sector organisations or NGOs and politically astute, your excellent interpersonal skills include listening and negotiating and an ability to present detailed information in an informative and influential manner.

We offer an extensive benefits package with30 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance (see overseas vacancy information). An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com. This is where applications must be sent and received by 28 September 2018. Interviews will be held in London.

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Community Psychiatric Nurse

St Helena Island, South Atlantic
2 years FTC commencing asap

£35k-£40k pa depending on qualifications & experience, taxable in St Helena
A tax free International Supplement will also apply

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK, poised for total transformation with the recent opening of a brand new international airport offering scheduled commercial air access.  The 30-bed General Hospital in the capital, Jamestown, covers all areas of acute medical and surgical care.

Mental Health services on the island are managed by a Team Lead and CPN’s in collaboration with GPs with 24/7/365 distance support from a Consultant Psychiatrist based in South Africa and from a clinical psychologist when required.

You will manage patients in the community, residential care and during hospital admissions, liaising regularly with the medical officer and communicating with relatives and significant others.

Providing enhanced nursing practice such as CBT, you will run anxiety management and depression courses, supervise learners and other care providers and train and mentor staff in clinical areas and classrooms.

Your participation in the development and implementation of a mental health promotion and prevention programme will include public talks, suicide prevention and self-help groups. You will also offer a mental health consultation and assessment service to other sectors and advise on child protection issues, providing evidence including forensics, in court.

You must be a UK Registered Level 1 Mental Health Nurse or equivalent with substantial post-registration experience, including community psychiatric care and a CBT background.

We offer a benefits package that include 30 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight and relocation allowances (see overseas vacancy information).  An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com  where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com . This is where applications must be sent and received by 26 Nov 2018. Interviews will be held in London.

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Clinical Nurse Specialist Oncology

St Helena Island, South Atlantic
2 years FTC

£38,000 pa, taxable in St Helena
A tax free International Supplement will also apply

Support patients and their carers throughout their cancer pathway, providing education and clinical expertise to help them self-manage their ongoing symptoms.

A sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500, St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. It’s now poised for transformation with the recent opening of a brand new international airport offering scheduled commercial air access. The 28-bed General Hospital in the capital, Jamestown, covers all areas of acute medical and surgical care.

Helping to improve current screening programmes you will administer chemotherapy and help local nurses in learning to do so. Within the hospital you will support screening, palliative care and chemotherapy services. You must champion and contribute to health directorate KPI’s for the oncology service in order to provide evidence of productivity, outcomes and quality, requiring you to manage change within a complex environment. You will also help to develop patient focused education, providing survivorship support following curative cancer treatment.

A Registered Nurse, Level 1, with relevant post-registration supervisory or management experience, you will hold a 1st level degree. Chemotherapy administration trained, you will have a background in palliative care with oncology knowledge. Able to support and influence change and with experience of audit you can work autonomously and show a flexible attitude. You will need emotional resilience to manage exposure to dying people and family distress.

We offer an extensive benefits package with 30 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance (see overseas vacancy information). An application form can be found at www.sthelenacareers.com where further information can also be found, or you may contact Kedell Worboys on 0203 818 7610 or email: shgukrep@sthelenagov.com. This is where applications must be sent and received by 02 January 2019. Interviews will be held in London

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