Current Closing Date
Open Until Filled
Full Time
Cowichan District Hospital
Shift/Hours of Work
Full Time
Fee For Service
Medical On-Call Availability Program (MOCAP)
May be eligible for the following RSA benefits (subject to eligibility): $10,000 Recruitment Incentive, $15,000 Relocation Reimbursement, Annual Rural CME:  Years 3 & 4:  $3000/annum, after 4 years:  $6000/annum
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 full-time Paediatrician in the community of Duncan.

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


To apply forward CV, letter of interest and names 3 references to:

Sheila Leversidge, 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.