Current Closing Date

Open until filled

Cowichan District Hospital
Department of Maternity Care & Pediatrics
Shift/Hours of Work
Locum coverage 1:3 - 1:4
Fee for Service
Level 1 MOCAP
Community Information

The Cowichan Valley has a mixture of scenic/charming communities and lush countryside, mountains and lakes bordered by ocean.  A temperate West Coast climate allows for year-round golf, hiking, biking, and kayaking.  Boating and sport fishing are popular, as are wine tours, gardening, and Equestrian sports.  Excellent public schools are complemented by private schools of international reputation.  Victoria located one hour to the south, offers cultural activities and conveniences a city of 300,000 can provide.

With our West Coast climate, stunning natural beauty and endless recreational opportunities, Vancouver Island provides a quality of life second to none!

Job Summary

The Vancouver Island Health Authority has an opportunity for a locum Paediatrician in the community of Duncan. Coverage is 1:3 - 1:4 call. Office coverage can be arranged as well.

Cowichan District Hospital is a 110-bed facility in Duncan, serving 77,000 people.  Duncan is a thriving young community with ample opportunities for a varied paediatric practice.  Paediatricians with subspecialty interests are strongly encouraged to apply.  Join a collegial medical staff of Family Practitioners, Emergency Medicine, Anesthesia, General Surgery, Orthopedics, Urology, ENT, Ophthalmology, General & Subspecialty Internists, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Pathology, and Radiology.



Education, Training and Experience

• Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (FRCPC)
• Eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC (CPSBC)


Sara Murtagh, Physician Recruitment Coordinator
1200 Dufferin Crescent, Nanaimo, BC V9S 2B7
Island Health
Email:  physicians@viha.ca
Fax:  250-716-7747


We would like to thank all candidates in advance for their interest and only those candidates selected for interview will be contacted.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we are unable to confirm the receipt of individual applications or resumes.