Medical Specialist Clinic, Motala Hospital

Region Östergötland is the main health care provider in Östergötland county with approximately 14000 employees, 11600 of which in healthcare. Three hospitals and 43 primary care centres are available for the general population, as well as 40 public dental clinics. The university hospital in Linköping serves the south-eastern part of Sweden with 1.2 million inhabitants.

Our mission is to provide excellent care to all our inhabitants. We collaborate closely with Linköping University, one of Sweden´s leading research institutes in healthcare, life science and education. Both Region Östergötland and Linköping University are top ranking in the national level of education and as providers of health care. Our departments offer good opportunities for your professional development.

The region offers a broad range of leisure activities with a stunning countryside, rivers, lakes and the Baltic Sea, as well as a rich cultural life. Here you find direct connections to the cities of Stockholm, Amsterdam and Copenhagen, and four international airports within one hour of travel.

Welcome to Motala – the lake City of East Sweden. To work and live in Motala is to choose living close to the water and beautiful nature. In a smaller town is it also easy for a family to become part of the community and find accommodation in a good price range. Within easy cycling distance both nature and city life can be reached. We call it everyday luxury! Together with a convenient commuting distance to Linköping and other major cities, it provides good opportunities for a rich life.

The Medical Specialist Clinic  at the hospital in Motala conducts a broad internal medicine practice with an emergency department, medical wards with 55 beds, several outpatient clinics and specialized home healthcare. We have the advantages of the smaller hospital with a friendly and family atmosphere, short decision-making processes and a great willingness to develop our working methods and personal skills.

We strive for the patient´s best interest and to be a great place to work!

Job description

We are looking for specialists in internal medicine to join our team of colleagues. We are today about 35 doctors with specializations in different subspecialities where we collaborate in teams with other professions.

We offer you a varied and stimulating job that includes outpatient clinic, hospital on call to the emergency department and medical rounds at the ward. Medical quality is high on the agenda, we have focus on continues development and we supervise students, younger colleagues and other occupational groups. You also participate in the clinics on call activities, both hospital on call and on call from home. 


Registered medical license within the EU/EEA
Registered license as an internal medicine specialist
Basic computer skills
English and Swedish language skills

Personal characteristics

You should have a positive attitude, a good cooperative ability and can handle different situations in a constructive way. You should enjoy working in teams with different professions.

Terms of employment

Before moving to Sweden you need to reach a certain level in the Swedish language and have your medical training recognized by the Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare

The employment will start with a trial period, combined with further language studies. If the trial period will be proved satisfactory and you demonstrate required skills recognized by the County Council of Östergötland, it will automatically turn into a permanent employment.

All contracts follow local and national collective agreements. Salary is set individually depending on your qualification and experience.

Support during recruitment process

You will receive continuous information and support from the International Office in Region Östergötland, regarding relocation, establishment and language education.

If you are an EU/EEA citizen you may be eligible for support from EURES Targeted Mobility Scheme, an EU mobility scheme with the aim to increase mobility of workers and match those to employers with shortages in EU.

You are welcome to read more about your employee benefits here.

Welcome with your application in our digital application system. If you are in need of technical support regarding your registration in teh recruitment system you are welcome to contact our Customer Service at +4610-103 60 00 (touchtone 3) during office hours (08:00 – 17:00 mon – fri).

Type of employment Permanent position
Contract type Full time
First day of employment Upon agreement
Salary Upon agreement
Number of positions 1
Full-time equivalent 100%
City Motala
County Östergötlands län
Country Sweden
Reference number 2023/521
  • Lena Holmertz,
Published 06.Mar.2023
Last application date 31.Aug.2023 11:59 PM CEST

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