Consultant in Palliative Medicine

Location
Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire
Posted
14 Mar 2018
Closes
18 Apr 2018
Sector
Hospital
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent

Substantive post
Full time (part time applicants will be considered)
Winsley, Bradford-on-Avon

The local hospice for Bath and parts of Wiltshire and Somerset

Applications are invited for a fourth consultant to join our well established medical team as we prepare to implement our exciting and ambitious seven year strategy.

The medical team supports the provision of a full range of palliative care services within the community the hospice serves in Bath and the surrounding area, working as an integrated part of the wider hospice multi-disciplinary team.  We have a 10 bedded specialist palliative care in-patient unit based at our Winsley site. The medical team also provide sessions to the Royal United Hospital Foundation Trust in Bath, working closely with the Hospital Palliative Care team based there. We have an innovative culture and a strong emphasis on the provision of education and support to other professionals.  We are developing our research capability.

Applicants should be on the Specialist Register (or within six months of obtaining CCST).

Interested candidates are welcome to discuss the post further or arrange an informal visit with the Medical Director, Dr Tricia Needham or Dr Emma Frampton, please call the medical secretaries on 01225 722988 or email medsec@dorothyhouse-hospice.org.uk 

For a job description, application pack and further information about us please click the apply button or contact Karen Middleton, HR Administrator on 01225 722988 or karen.middleton@dorothyhouse-hospice.org.uk You can also download a Job Description and Welcome letter from the links below.

Closing date: Wednesday 18 April 2018.
Interview date: Monday 14 May 2018.

Committed to Equal Opportunities 
Registered Charity No. 275745

www.dorothyhouse.org.uk