Specialty Doctor in Intermediate Care

Location
Blaenau Gwent
Posted
26 Feb 2018
Closes
21 Mar 2018
Ref
040-SD130-R
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Geriatric medicine
Career Level
Specialty doctor
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An exciting opportunity to be part of the well established Community Resource Team at Blaenau Gwent is now available. This is a non-training, permanent post in an intermediate care setting based on Holistic Frailty care model of the Gwent Frailty Programme. You will experience and deliver Comprehensive care for the frail elderly working at the interface between Hospital and Primary care.

Blaenau Gwent CRT is a fully integrated team of Health & Social care professionals. Your role would be to provide Medical input for the team in delivering acute assessments and Hospital at home interventions in the community avoiding unnecessary Hospital admissions of Frail individuals. You will be joining 1 Intermediate Care Consultant and a Rapid Nursing Team. 

Free parking is available across all Aneurin Bevan University Health Board Sites.

Those wishing to discuss the post informally in the first instance or arrange a visit to the department should contact Dr Sharan Ramakrishna, Clinical Director of Intermediate Care Service, 01443-802246 or Jason Davies, Community Resource Manager, 01495 363207.

This position involves Regulated Activity with adults as defined by the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act (amended by the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012) and the following checks will be undertaken following any conditional offer: 

  • Enhanced check with barred list information, including an adults barred list check

Applicants must hold or be eligible to hold full registration and a licence to practice with the GMC

This post is not included on the current UK Shortage Occupation List and is subject to the rules outlined in the attachment ‘Resident Labour Market Test Guidance’.

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Closing Date for Applications: Midnight on 21st March 2018.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post. If you are short listed for this post, you will be contacted via your email account you used to apply for this post, therefore please check your account regularly.

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Yn dod i rym o’r 1af o Ebrill 2017, bydd pwyntiau 1, 2, 3, 4 a 5 ar AdN Band Cyflog  1 a Band Cyflog 2 yn cael ei addasu i £16,523 er mwyn adlewyrchu corffori’r cyflog byw o £8.45 yr awr.  

With effect from 1st April 2017 points 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 on AfC Pay Band 1 and Pay Band 2 will be adjusted to £16,523 to reflect the incorporation of the living wage £8.45 per hour.