Substantive Consultant and Loum Consultant in Palliative Medicine

Hackney, London (Greater)
£76,761 - £103,480 per annum
15 May 2017
05 Jun 2017
Career Level
Contract Type

112 years makes our history.
You make our future.

Required from August 2017.

  • Substantive Consultant in Palliative Medicine
  • Locum Consultant in Palliative Medicine
    1 Year Fixed Term Maternity

We are looking to recruit to both positions on a full-time basis however
applicants seeking part-time positions are encouraged to apply.

This is an ideal opportunity for someone who would like to work with an established consultant team or gain fixed term experience. Both post holders would be awarded NHS contracts with Homerton University NHS Trust.

St Joseph's is a large 34-bed hospice in Hackney, East London, with an
inner-city, ethnically diverse population. There are excellent modern palliative services which include a busy community team, day hospice, complementary therapies centre, bereavement service and access to a multi-lingual advocacy team. Consultants are encouraged to input into a busy and active education centre and develop areas of specialist interest Including research.

On-call commitment follows a 1:8 weeknights and weekends where we require you to be available within 1 hour. Please see the Job Descriptions and Person Specification for more details.

Full registration with GMC is essential and applicants should be on the specialist register for Palliative Medicine or be within 6 months of completion of training.

For further information or to arrange an informal visit, contact: Dr Samantha Edward, Medical Lead Consultant, on 020 8525 6000 or 

If you would like to apply for the Substantive Consultant in Palliative
Medicine (Job Reference: J181-SCPM) or the 1 Year Fixed Term Maternity Locum Consultant in Palliative Medicine (Job Reference: J181-MLCPM), please click the apply button and quota the job reference number.

Closing date: Monday 5th June 2017. Interview date: 12th June 2017.

Applicants are subject to an enhanced DBS check (previously CRB).