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Opportunity ID:
2020-0302
Location:
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
Sydney, Nova Scotia
Opportunity:
Full-Time
Permanent

The Department of Surgery at Cape Breton Regional Hospital seeks to recruit a full time Urologist, preferably with Canadian certification. The successful applicant will be part of a team of 3 Urologist serving the Cape Breton Regional Municipality and the surrounding communities with a catchment area of over 150,000.

Cape Breton Regional Hospital is a 250 bed tertiary care institution that provides a broad range of medical care to patients in the Eastern Zone of the Nova Scotia Health Authority.  The Urology service at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital is equipped to provide a full range of specialized surgical care. The urology service provides ER on-call coverage 24/7 for the Cape Breton Regional Municipality and surrounding area.


Candidates must be certified, or eligible for certification, by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC), eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia (CPSNS) and satisfy the credentialing requirements of the Nova Scotia Health Authority. 

Failte (that’s “welcome”, for those not up to speed on their Gaelic)!

Sydney is the historic capital of Cape Breton and largest urban centre on the island. From the harbourfront boardwalk complete with buskers and visiting cruise ships to the world’s largest fiddle, Sydney will be sure to charm you! Physicians and their families build rewarding lives and careers in Cape Breton; see for yourself, here! 

It is in convenient proximity to all the major attractions on the Island like the world famous Cabot Trail, Fortress of Louisbourg, the Alexander Graham Bell Museum in the beautiful village of Baddeck, and 6 amazing golf courses! You will find an island of magnificent natural beauty yet very modern. We have a full array of shops, restaurants, services, entertainment and amenities. In addition, the region remains young and vibrant as it is home to Cape Breton University.

Music is a large part of our Scottish cultural background. Sydney is surrounded by many smaller communities, each one offering its own uniqueness to an interested person. Here, kitchen parties are a way of life and you’re never too far from the beautiful Highlands that inspired the region’s first immigrants to name the province New Scotland. You will experience the view of a lifetime around every corner, and surround yourself with the friendliest people in every community. Hike, cycle, swim, golf – all in an almost unreal beauty.

 

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Eastern Zone: Cape Breton Island, Antigonish and Guysborough

Failte (that’s “welcome”, for those not up to speed on their Gaelic)! Nova Scotia’s Guysborough County and Cape Breton Island are the centre of Atlantic Canada’s Gaelic culture. Kitchen parties are a way of life here, and you’re never far from the Highlands that inspired the region’s first immigrants to name the province New Scotland. Here, the view of a lifetime lives around every corner, and the friendliest people live in every community. Hike, cycle, swim, golf – all in an almost unreal beauty.