FAQ – Chiropractors
How long does it take for CF to get back to me on the outcome of the application?
All interested applicant are required to submit a full length photo. If we shall find you suitable, we will arrange for a first skype interview with our Chief HR Officer. If you are successful, you will proceed to the second skype interview with our CEO, Dr Matt Kan. It may take from 2 weeks to 1 month to know the outcome of your application.
What happens if I am successful in the interview?
You will be presented with a term sheet which is a summary of the contract and you will have 5 days to revert on your acceptance and indication of the countries for your deployment. We may request that you make arrangement to fly in to Singapore for a face to face interview which includes a technical interview in a clinic. You should be ready to commence the 30-day Bootcamp training in Singapore if you clear this final round of interview.
How much money should I prepare to cover my expenses during Bootcamp training?
You should have at least USD$3000-4000 saved to cover your expenses during Bootcamp training and your initial relocation cost.
What is the working language in Singapore, Malaysia, China and Indonesia?
The working language is English. However, the clinic in Indonesia and China will have staff who can assist as translators as some patients may not be able to converse in English.
Will the company assist me with application for work visa? What is the paper work involved in application for work visa and how long will it take to get visa approve?
The company will assist you with your application for work visa. You will need to have on hand passport, school transcript and certificates, chiropractic licenses. It may take from 1-2 months to get the work visa approved depending on the country of deployment.
Do I get to choose the country that I want to work in? How is the potential of each clinic in those locations?
The choice of country will be discussed between CF and yourself taking into consideration your preference, personality, market potential, clinic demographic, patient base and new clinic opportunities. CF is careful in selecting countries and clinic locations that will provide us with the highest patient numbers.
How is the remuneration structure for doctors / chiropractic associate?
You will receive a training allowance during the training period. Thereafter, you will be paid a gross commission or a minimum gross fee whichever is higher.
What is the duration of the contract?
The contract is for a period of 3 years and will be open for renewal depending on your performance.
Can my family accompany me?
At the initial phase of settling into a new country, it is advisable that you focus on the Bootcamp training and ensure you assimilate into the country of deployment and settle down before you relocate your family to join you.
May I request deployment in a specific country?
You may indicate your choice of country for deployment. However we require all our Doctors to be flexible and willing to serve where they are needed most. However, special skills and/or restrictions are taken into consideration for each deployment. Once a deployment is offered, the final decision to accept the deployment lies with you.
What is the duration of the Bootcamp training?
Our bootcamp trainees can complete the Bootcamp training anytime between 30-60 days depending on your experience and how fast you are able to demonstrate the competencies required.
What will be covered in the Bootcamp training?
It is a highly comprehensive 23 module programme with topics ranging on marketing platforms, clinic flow, getting referrals, professionalism, case-care correlation, adjustment techniques facilitated by our Bootcamp trainers and our CEO, Dr Matt Kan etc. We have videos resources to assist you to do self- learning and advance your understanding of each topic.
What is the dress code for the Bootcamp training and working in the clinic?
All employees are required to be in office attire during training and working in the clinic.
Will the company provide me with a training allowance during Bootcamp training?
You will be provided with a training allowance for your daily expenses during Bootcamp training. The company will provide you with sharing accommodation in our company rented apartment.
Who am I reporting to during bootcamp training and upon deployment?
Upon deployment, the Doctors will report directly to the Chief Operating Officer. During the Bootcamp training, they will be supported by the CF Academy and has to report to the CF Academy Manager.
Will there be continuous training upon deployment?
The company believes in the investing of resources to ensure that the Doctors can improve their performance at work and realise their fullest potential. Upon deployment, you will be put through a 90 day coaching with in addition to the weekly training conducted by our DC trainer.
Will there be training for clinic staffs to support Doctors?
All our Patient Care employees undergo a Bootcamp training comprises of 20 modules on communication, clinic procedures, professionalism and are competent to support the Doctors upon completing the Bootcamp training.
What are the working days and hours in Bootcamp training and clinic?
The Bootcamp training is intensive and follows the clinic hours.
Will I have a mentor or buddy during Bootcamp training?
Our CF Academy Manager will be the key liaison person and mentor during Bootcamp training.
Will free accommodation be provided by the company?
Accommodation on a sharing basis is provided by the company during Bootcamp training.
How do I go about getting a place to live when I arrive at the country I am deployed to?
We can refer you a list of real estate agents whom you can contact to discuss your housing requirements, arrange for viewing and contracting of lease.
Do I need to be concern for my safety in Singapore? Malaysia? Indonesia? China?
These countries are relatively safe especially so in Singapore, one of the safest country in the world. Nevertheless, one should still take necessary precautions to avoid walking alone in deserted places after dark and taking care of your valuables.