Specialty Doctor in Palliative Medicine

Swindon, Wiltshire
£37,547-£70,018 pa depending on experience, plus on-call payment
27 Mar 2017
27 Apr 2017
GP, Hospital
Career Level
Specialty doctor
Contract Type
Full Time

Specialty Doctor

Salary: £37,547-£70,018 pa FTE (depending on experience), plus on-call payment

Are you a Doctor wishing to pursue a career in Palliative Medicine? Or a GP who would like to build you portfolio of skills?

Due to the development of services at Prospect Hospice, an exciting opportunity has arisen to appoint a Speciality Doctor to join our medical team. 

Prospect Hospice is an independent hospice supporting a community of 300,000 people in Swindon, Marlborough and North Wiltshire, and the villages of Lechlade and Fairford in Gloucestershire. It is the only dedicated provider of specialist end of life care services within its locality.

You will be expected to provide teaching for doctors in training at Prospect Hospice as well as supporting education provision to other healthcare professionals across hospital and community settings.

Staff are encouraged to develop relevant professional skills and expertise. In-house education sessions occur regularly. Study leave and funding is available to attend agreed external educational events.

The successful applicants will join the current medical team of 2-3 part time Consultants in Palliative Medicine (22PAs), 1 GP Clinical Assistant 0.2 WTE and 2 GPST1 Doctors 1.6 WTE

Please contact Dr Morwenna Hitchens, Consultant in Palliative Medicine morwennahitchens@prospect-hospice.net 07779254129 to discuss the post informally or for further information.

For further information about Prospect Hospice and to apply, please click the apply button.