Sessional Anaesthetist - Manchester and Leeds

United Kingdom - Bristol and Midlands region (UK centres)

About Us

Only when choice is a reality for each of us, can we create a better, more equal world for everyone. Here at MSI Reproductive Choices UK we are proud to be a social enterprise that is changing the world for the better, we reinvest and donate our profits towards creating a positive social change across 37 countries globally. 

As one of the world’s leading providers of sexual and reproductive healthcare our aim is simple: to empower clients to make the reproductive choices that are right for them. That is what we mean by client-centred care.

At MSI, our client-centred care philosophy means respecting our clients as active partners in their own service, caring about who our clients are, their experiences, and how they feel before, during and after they access care with us.

We’re proud to be an equal opportunities employer and give equal consideration to all qualified applicants without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or age. 

About the Role

Reporting to the Clinical Director: Anaesthetic & Recovery, the purpose of the role is to deliver anaesthetic care to clients.   

About You

We want individuals who support our mission of eliminating unsafe abortion by 2030 and who work with us to build an enabling environment to increase access to safe services everywhere. We expect all team members to share our vision and commitment to achieving our mission whilst promoting equality and safeguarding the welfare of all clients and colleagues.

To succeed in this role, you must have:


  • Ability to work in a diverse and inclusive environment, respecting and collaborating with all individuals equally, and with a commitment to overcome bias and prejudice
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage a demanding workload, including high turnover client care
  • Excellent English, written and spoken
  • Computer literate


  • Fully qualified medical doctor with GMC registration
  • Current advanced life support certificate
  • Sufficient professional indemnity (or willingness/ability to take out)

Personal Attributes:

  • Committed to the protection of team members and clients, with a focus on vulnerable groups.
  • Able to role-model inclusive and culturally sensitive attitudes and behaviours.
  • Pro-choice
  • Enthusiastic, positive, determined, assertive and diplomatic
  • Calm under pressure
  • Flexible
  • Able to work on own initiative
  • Sound judgement
  • Able to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Commitment to client centred care
  • Motivated by the achievement of high clinical standard
  • Pro-choice on abortion
  • In agreement with MSI’s philosophy of minimal intervention; social enterprise; and cost recovery
  • Commitment to personal development

MSI Reproductive Choices is committed to safeguarding: promoting the welfare and safety of everyone involved in the delivery or receipt of sexual and reproductive health services, especially children, young people and vulnerable adults.

For more information about the role, please view the job framework on our website.

Role: Anaesthetist

Location: Manchester and Leeds

Hours: Sessional

Contract type: Sessional

Salary: £1000 per day

Closing date: 16th December 2022 (midnight GMT). Interviews may take place before this date for exceptional candidates.


Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and post holders to share this commitment.

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