Locum Consultant Physician in Acute Medicine - South West England

South West England
Competitive hourly rate
15 May 2017
12 Jun 2017
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Locum Consultant Physician in Acute Medicine

A 6-Month Locum post for Consultant Physician in Acute Medicine in the South West of England. This is an exciting opportunity for enthusiastic physicians with or without subspecialty interest. Sessions in the in sub-speciality will be accommodated with a mutual agreement. The successful candidate will join four consultant Acute Physicians and one Associate specialist in very dynamic and forward looking team delivering high quality care.

Appointment Summary:

  • Consultant Physician in Acute Medicine in the South West
  • ASAP Start
  • 6 –12 months whilst awaiting appointments to substantive posts.
  • 10 Pas
  • The successful candidate will be on the medical on call rota which also covers the weekends.
  • On Calls - 1:14 weekdays and 1: 7 weekends  

Brief Job Description:

The successful candidate will be expected to play an active part in the development of the AMU and ACU. Every support will be given through CPD and governance. There are plans to expand the weekend cover with a third consultant covering the outlying wards during the day time. There are 18 beds on the short stay unit (SSU) and a well-established Ambulatory Care unit (ACU). The ACU is currently open Monday to Friday 10am till 8pm.It is a consultant led service with dedicated junior doctors and nursing staff. The Acute consultants are responsible for the running of AMU and SSU and start daily post take ward round at 0800 hours Monday to Friday. The Acute physicians supervise the acute take during the day.


Hospital Requirements:

•               GMC certificate

•               At least 6 months UK NHS experience

•               2 references at no more than 12 months old

•               DBS (DBS must not be older than 12 months)

•               Health Clearance info.

•               Immigration / Visa Status (if applicable) or Passport

•               Appropriate Qualifications

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Why Remedy?

We at Remedy not only have a clear understanding of the market, we deliver you the role best suited to your skill set and clinical interests. Our team of experienced recruitment experts only operate in niche markets, giving them the edge over other agencies in providing a bespoke service tailored to the individual. If this sounds like it could be the type of service you have been looking for to help your career keep moving in the right direction please get in touch.

To register your interest for this post or to learn more about similar Acute Locum Consultant assignments in the UK please contact Ebony Dixon directly on 07387 646 664 or email ebony.dixon@remedy-locums.com

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