Neurologist (Movement Disorder)

Current Closing Date

Open until filled

Full Time
Royal Jubilee Hospital and Victoria General Hospital
Department of Medicine, Division of Neurology
Shift/Hours of Work
Community Information

Perched on the southern-most tip, Victoria is Vancouver Island’s largest city (350,000 population) and is in close proximity to Vancouver and Seattle. Victoria offers a wide variety of educational and cultural opportunities for families and world-class recreational activities abound including year-round golf, spectacular winter skiing, hiking and all manner of water sports.

Victoria provides big city amenities without the pace and, above all, offers a friendly, relaxed and health-conscious lifestyle.

Job Summary

Island Health’s Division of Neurology has an opportunity for a neurologist to join a group of 9 based in Victoria.

Expectation of the successful candidate will include a hospital based inpatient general neurology practice, including full participation in the on-call schedule, and establishing an independent office practice.  Candidates with a sub-specialty interest in movement disorders, epilepsy, or headache neurology preferred.

Victoria is an acute stroke referral centre. We have access to full intensive care, neurosurgical and radiology specialties. Our program offers sub-specialty care in stroke, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, neuro-ophthalmology, neuro-muscular and  neuro-behavioural disorders. We work closely as a collaborative group and are seeking engaged team players.

Island Health is affiliated with the UBC Faculty of Medicine and participation in teaching Residents (Internal Medicine and Neurology) as well as the UBC Island Medical Program medical students is required.  Academic appointments through UBC are available. Members of the Division of Neurology are actively engaged in research which is supported by the Island Health Research and Capacity Building Department.


Education, Training and Experience

FRCPC or FRCPC eligible
Eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC (CPSBC)


To apply, send letter of interest, CV and the names of three references in confidence to:

Sara Campbell, Medical Staff Recruitment Coordinator
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.