Consultant Care of the Elderly and Stroke Physician

£76,761 - £103,490 pa +London Weighting
02 Oct 2017
29 Oct 2017
Geriatric medicine
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Permanent – 10 programmed activities
Work Base: West Middlesex University Hospital

We are seeking an enthusiastic consultant to develop our established stroke
and TIA service and to contribute to the acute care of older people at the West Middlesex University Hospital site. This is a RCP approved replacement post, due to a retirement within the Care of the Elderly Department.

The 22 bedded West Middlesex Acute Stroke Unit is part of the world renowned Pan-London Stroke Network and works closely with Hyper-Acute Stroke Units at Charing Cross and Northwick Park Hospitals. The successful candidate will be supported by a dedicated stroke MDT, a stroke specialist nurse and trainee doctors (1 SpR and 5SHO/F1). The post includes full participation in the acute medical take rota. There is a strong emphasis on teaching and training in the Department.

The applicant must be on the specialist register in Geriatric and General Internal Medicine or be within 6 months of completion of their specialist training.

The Trust is also working closely with the local HASU to explore future
integrated working.

If you would like to find out more about the post or would like to visit the
West Middlesex University Hospital, please contact Dr Ravneeta Singh
on tel: 0208 321 5919 / 07941 238390 or Dr John Platt on tel: 0208 321 5919.

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Closing Date: Sunday 29th October 2017 (midnight)
Assessment Date: TBC
Interview Date: Tuesday 14th November 2017