Position title

In the areas of:

  • Accident and Emergency
  • General Surgery (PT and FT)
  • Urology
  • Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Unit
  • Internal Medicine
  • Radiology
Job Summary

The Specialist Medical administers advanced medical treatment to patients within a subspecialty field in a hospital setting or through extension services such as a clinic or other designated area.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Knowledge of the principles and practices of medicine including the diagnosis and initial treatment of a variety of diseases and injuries.
  • Knowledge of principles and practices of preventative medicine.
  • Knowledge of Public Health Ordinances and of medical jurisprudence.
  • Knowledge of the Patients Charter/ Patients’ Bill of Rights.
  • Some knowledge of administrative practices and procedures, rules, regulations, policies and standards related to medical services.
  • Ability to examine patients, diagnose disease and prescribe and administer necessary treatment.
  • Evidence of excellent communication skills for interaction with patients and their relatives, colleagues and staff at all levels to gain their confidence and cooperation.
  • Ability to establish and sustain good working relationships with colleagues and all members of the multi-disciplinary team.
  • Ability to conduct and participate in research.
Qualifications and Experience
  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) or Medical Degree from an accredited educational institution.
  • Post-graduate qualifications in this field of study or its equivalent from a recognized institution.
  • Minimum five [5] years post-graduate experience in specialist field.
  • Recognition Statement from the Accreditation Council of Trinidad and Tobago (ACTT).
  • Full Specialist Registration with the Medical Board of Trinidad and Tobago.

Certificates acquired at foreign universities MUST be support by certified transcripts as well as evidence that the completed programme is accredited in Trinidad and Tobago as certified by the Accreditation Council of Trinidad and Tobago (ACTT) or relevant Registration Boards or Councils.

Interested candidates are asked to submit their Curriculum Vitae with copies of all relevant certificates (including Police Certificate of Character not more than six (6) months) and two (2) testimonials no later than 27th September 2022 at 4:00 p.m. to:


The General Manager, Human Resources

Tobago Regional Health Authority

Doretta’s Court

#197 Mt. Marie Road

Scarborough, Tobago

Or via email to: recruitment@trha.co.tt

  • Please clearly indicate the position for which you are applying either in the subject line of your email or on the envelope.


  • Copies of all academic qualifications and registration (where necessary) must be submitted to be considered.


  • All external certification must be accredited and evidence of the Accreditation Council of Trinidad and Tobago (ACTT) certification must be submitted.


  • We thank you for your interest in Tobago Regional Health Authority but unsuitable applications will not be acknowledged.
Date posted
September 13, 2022
Valid through
September 27, 2022
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Position: SPECIALIST MEDICAL OFFICER (Various Specialties)

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