Consultant Paediatrician with an Interest in Paediatric Palliative Medicine

Birmingham, West Midlands
£76,761 to £103,490 pa
17 Jul 2017
31 Jul 2017
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time


Birmingham Children’s Hospital

Birmingham Children’s Hospital (BCH) and Birmingham Community Health Care Foundation Trust (BCHCFT), in collaboration with Molly Olly’s Wishes, is seeking to appoint a Consultant Paediatrician with an Interest in Paediatric Palliative Medicine.

This new post will work equally between BCH and BCHCFT and will be solely dedicated to the provision of palliative and end-of-life care. The successful appointee must be able to demonstrate a track record in the field of paediatric palliative medicine and demonstrate evidence of medical leadership and service development at a senior level.

At BCH, the appointee will be join a newly established nursing team and will further develop the PPM service within the organisation at a tertiary and secondary level. At BCHCT, the appointee will provide medical support and leadership to the existing Children’s Community Nursing (CCN) team dedicated to Paediatric Palliative Care provision.

Interested candidates will have GMC registration and be on the specialist register or within 6 months of attainment of CCT.

For further information regarding this post please contact Dr Fiona Reynolds, Chief Medical Officer, BWCH (0121 333 8077) or Dr Doug Simkiss Associate Professor in Child Health and an honorary Consultant Paediatrician in Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Trust (0121 466 6442).

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Closing Date: 31 July 2017