Consultant in Medicine for Older People

Southmead, City of Bristol
£76,001 - £102,465
11 Apr 2017
09 May 2017
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

10 PAs.

A special welcome package up to £15k, plus £400 pcm living allowance.

Following development of our frailty strategy, this is a very exciting time to be part of something special within the Medicine for Older People team at North Bristol, particularly if you wish to enhance and develop your skills and career.

With our move to the state-of-the-art new hospital Brunel building on the Southmead site and our community base at Cossham Community Hospital, we can support you if your interest lies in specialist clinics in particular movement disorders, admission avoidance, rehabilitation, surgical liaison or other areas that you wish to progress.

The post holder will work with ten other Medicine for Older People consultants in providing a range of services for older people with complex needs, and so you will have a supportive and friendly team around you, providing plenty of scope for you to showcase your skills and to learn more.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate extensive experience in Medicine for Older People and must be in possession of CCT in General Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine. 

Applicants are required to be on the Specialist Register for General Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine. Full Registration with the GMC is essential. 

If you are interested please contact Dr Jarrod Richards, Specialty Lead in Medicine for Older People by emailing or by calling 0117 414 6440.

You can also submit your CV or obtain further details by contacting Carole Ferguson, Medical Personnel Officer 01173 403366, email:

To apply for this post, please click the apply button. Closing Date: 9th May 2017. Interview Date: 6th June 2017.