Substantive Specialty Doctor in Palliative Medicine

West Surrey & NE Hampshire
£37,547 - £70,018
20 Sep 2017
20 Oct 2017
Career Level
Specialty doctor
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Part Time

Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice Care provides supportive and end of life care for people living with cancer or other terminal illness. Phyllis Tuckwell is based in Farnham and Guildford and serves a population of 550,000 across West Surrey and NE Hampshire.

Substantive Specialty Doctor in Palliative Medicine
1 year fixed term contract - maternity cover
6 Programmed Activities 

Applications are invited for this part time Specialty Doctor post with on call duties.  The successful candidate will be working as part of a Multi-disciplinary team either on the In-Patient Unit or as part of the community team.  In addition they will be part of the 1:6, first on-call rota for weekend cover. This post would suit doctors wishing to pursue a career in Palliative Medicine as well as GPs who would like to build their portfolio of skills.

The post is being advertised to find maternity cover for an existing speciality doctor

Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice Care is an innovative independent provider of Specialist Palliative Care situated on 2 sites (Farnham and Guildford). Phyllis Tuckwell has 6 Medical Consultants, 2 Training Grade Doctors and 3 part-time Specialty Doctors. There is an In-Patient Unit, Out-Patient clinics, Day Services, Hospice Care at Home service and a Multi-disciplinary Community Team. Phyllis Tuckwell works closely with the 2 neighbouring acute trusts and 5 community hospitals in the catchment area.

For a discussion about the role or to arrange an informal visit please contact Dr Cate Seton-Jones, Medical Director at Phyllis Tuckwell, on 01252 729400.   

Application packs for available from HR Admin on 01252 729408 or email: click the apply button.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications: Friday 20th October 2017. Interview date TBC.

This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check
Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice Care, Waverley Lane, Farnham, Surrey GU9 8BL


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