Consultant in Acute Medicine

Aintree, Merseyside
£76,761 to £103,490 per annum
01 Mar 2018
15 Apr 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Following on from recent successful recruitment, we are now looking to appoint an additional Consultant in Acute Medicine to join the Acute Medical team at Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

This role is pivotal to the delivery and expansion of high-quality care at Aintree and is a rare opportunity for an inspiring individual to be instrumental in shaping the future of our service. The Trust is in the midst of an immensely exciting and challenging time and in order to achieve our strategic ambitions we seek an individual capable of grasping the challenge of delivering outstanding and responsive care to all of our patients and families, while continuing to build on an exceptional team motivated by the goal of getting it right for every patient, every time.

As a Consultant in Acute Medicine you will play a crucial role in ensuring the success of Acute Medicine, which comprises an Ambulatory Emergency Care Unit and an Acute Medical Assessment Unit. The service model is strongly supported by the Trust, and these appointments represent an on-going programme of expansion and development.

Closing date: 15th April 2018

For further details / informal visits contact: Dr Paul Albert -

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Please note: We reserve the right to close any vacancy from further applications when we have received a sufficient number of applications from which to make a shortlist. Please ensure you apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role.

NOTE: All permanent and fixed term appointments of 12 months or more (with the exception of Doctors in training and short term appointments) will be appointed subject to a probationary period. 

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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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