Specialty Doctor in Elderly Care
NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor
- Elderly care
- NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor
- Fixed term: 12 months
- Full time: 40 hours per week (10PAs)
- Stoke on Trent
- 29/11/2020 23:59
If there is a high volume of applications the advert may be closed early. Please apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role. (This does not apply to any medical staffing posts)
Important Information: University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust does not pay travel expenses for candidates attending interviews.
UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL OF NORTH MIDLANDS NHS TRUST, STOKE ON TRENT
Specialty Doctor Elderly Care
Applications are invited for Specialty Doctor to support our Medical Division in Older Adults. This post is available with immediate effect for 12-months in the first instance with a view to extend and will specifically support our inpatient wards and Frail Elderly Assessment Unit (FEAU).
The Trust is a University Teaching Hospital with its own Medical School and has a newly built Academic Complex. You must have experience in General (Internal) Medicine and Geriatric Medicine; be comfortable in the initial assessment and on-going treatment of acutely ill, adult medical patients with a wide variety of pathology. You will work under consultant supervision and within a dedicated team at all times. As a University hospital and a major tertiary centre, we offer a large variety of sub-specialty services providing an excellent learning environment. There will be requirement to work weekends and bank holidays on a rotational basis. While these posts do not have educational approval, they provide excellent experience and access to the same educational resources as our Trust approved training posts and many previous post-holders have gone on to accept GP or Specialist Registrar posts.
In order to be considered applicants must have FULL GMC Registration, Basic Life Support and have previous experience of working in the NHS.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Documents to download
Further details / informal visits contact
- Georgy Jacob
- Job title
- Consultant in Geriatric Medicine
- Email address
- Telephone number
- 01782 675094