Medical Officer

A minimum four month voluntary post overseeing the general health and safety of the expedition and providing medical treatment to the staff and volunteers.

Minimum Requirements
  • Qualified doctor or senior nurse with 6 months A&E experience
  • Scuba diving certification, minimum of PADI Advanced Open Water (AOW) or equivalent


Duties & Responsibilities

  • To provide health care and emergency medical treatments to all company personnel, expedition volunteers and their counterparts
  • Maintenance and stock control of all medical supplies and equipment on site
  • Enforcing policies of expedition health and safety on site
  • Briefing on preventative hygiene on site
  • Maintenance of medical records
  • Submitting regular reports to head office and counterparts

What can you expect to gain from being part of the Expedition Staff Team?
  • Tropical medicine experience
  • Experience teaching in first aid
  • Experience working overseas
  • Opportunity to gain in-depth scientific knowledge of marine or terrestrial sites
  • Opportunities to carry out surveys
  • Gain an insight into CCC's longstanding objectives
  • Promote conservational awareness
  • Work with project partners

Application Process


To apply, please download the expedition staff application form below and send this completed form, a brief covering email and your CV to CCC's Head of

Field Base Staff Application Form
Expedition staff application form.doc
Microsoft Word document [234.0 KB]

Please note that British citizens and residents will be Criminal Records Bureau (Enhanced) CRB checked by Coral Cay Conservation.