|Job summary||Medical services
Overseas doctor can work in Japan as a doctor.
There are two approaches to conducts medical services in Japan.
1.Obtain Japanese Medical License first, and work for a hospital in Japan. You are eligible to apply for permanent residency.
2.Apply for Advanced Medical Training System
Advanced Medical Training System enables overseas doctors to provide medical services in Japan. You don't need Japanese Medical License. Those who don't have Japanese Medical License cannot conduct any medical services in Japan but with a permission from Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare, overseas doctors are allowed to work in hospitals in Japan under supervisory doctors.
Training period is two years (If you spend one year in your country after you finish the Advanced Training in Japan, you are eligible to apply for this system again.)
Therefore, you can learn Japanese medical techniques and can also be assured high standard of living as a medical doctor in Japan.
|Job category||Medical doctors|
|Number of participants||indefinite|
|Job type||Permenant / Full-time
|Job details||There are two approaches for overseas doctors to conducts medical services in Japan.
（1）1.Obtain Japanese Medical License first, and work for a hospital in Japan.
You are (5-year) medical college graduate: Preliminery test - National examination for medical practitioners - Japanese Medical License
2.You are (6-year) medical college graduate: National examination for medical practitioners - Japanese Medical License
After you obtain the Medical License, you take two-year-clinical training in a designated training hospital.
（2）2.Apply for Advanced Medical Training System
You have a Medical License in your country and meet Linguistics requirement (see Application requirements) and more than 5 years of experience of Western medicine. Then with a permission from Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare, overseas doctors are allowed to work for 2 years in hospitals in Japan under supervisory doctors. If you spend one year in your country after you finish the Advanced Training in Japan, you are eligible to apply for this system again. Please don't hesitate to enquire us about anything.
|Working location||Medical hospitals and institutions aroung Japan|
|Requirements||Person who has a medical license in your country and those who:
1. pass the level of one of communication skills test
2nd degree of Japanese Proficiency Test or above
TOEFL score 510 and above
TOEIC score 615 and above
2. have more than 5 years of experience of Western medical practice.
*If you have equivalent experience of Chinise or Kampo medicines, please let us know.
|Salary||Once you obtain Japanese medical license, your annual pay will become 5million to 20million yen based on your experience in your country.
When you work as a Advanced Clinical trainee, you will receive 300,000 - 700,000 yen/ month (This payment is not your salary but living expense aid because you are on training).
|Working hours||8:45 - 17:00 (including 1 hour)
|Holiday/Vacation||Saturday and other days (according to work circumstances).
End-year/ new year holiday
onus payment depending on working hospital
Working on holiday allowance, Overtime work allowance, Housing allowance
Full coverage of commuter's expenses
Employees' house (nonfree or free of charge)
|Screening process||1. Fill out the required blanks on the application form
2. Our personal consultant contacts you and conducts consultation about your career, your desire and schedule.
3. Our personal consultant introduce you some medical institutions to match your requests. We take in charge of negociations.
4. After reconfirmation of the working conditions with consensus among all the parties, acceptance letter of the job will be made.
|Method of application||Please fill out the application form below.|
|Interview location||Decide after consultation|
|Remarks||There was a strict condition to work in Japanese hospitals that you must possess Japanese medical license. However, in 2011, Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare announced amendments of the law concerning the Exceptional Cases of the Medical Practitioners' Act, Article 17, on the Advanced Clinical Training of Foreign Medical Practitioners, etc. The Ministry opens the door for overseas doctors to work in Japan.
More hospitals has been changing. They used to have closed culture but recently have more global vew and start medical tourism. Many overseas doctors have visited Japan only for study and research in the past. We would like to offer other option like working in Japanese hospitals.
We would like to meet every doctor in person and hear your situation, requests and conditions if possible.
Our company suppots you to obtain Japanese medical license after you successfully join a hospital as an Advanced Clinical Trainee. Please contact us.
|Company name||Link Staff Co., Ltd.|
|Address||5&6th Floor, Akasaka daiichi Bld. Akasaka 4-9-17, Minato-ku, Tokyo|
|Access||5 minutes walk from exit A of Akatsaka-mitsuke station
8 minutes walk from exit 1a of Akasaka station
|Contact Person||Y.Tsutsumi Global solution Dept.|
|Date of establishment||December 1, 1992|
|Capital||30 million yen|
|Public stock offering||private|
|Number of employees||230|
|Headquarter address||5&6th Floor, Akasaka daiichi Bld. Akasaka 4-9-17, Minato-ku, Tokyo|