Acute Medicine Consultant
We are a proactive and passionate acute medicine team of nine consultants. We are looking to expand our workforce to ensure flexibility to deal with our front end pressures, while at the same time maintaining a favourable work life balance.
Responsible for assessment, early decision making and close co-ordination of the clinical care of patients in the acute medicine bed base, and the provision of leadership to the acute medicine take. To achieve this, the team work flexibly within our Acute Medical Unit, Ambulatory Care Unit and Emergency Department.
You will have a full MRCP or equivalent, and be on the specialist register of the General Medical Council, ideally with a Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) in Acute Internal Medicine or General Internal Medicine, and have demonstrable experience in acute medicine. However, the team is not only keen to welcome acute medicine CCT doctors, we are also open to specialist colleagues who have other accreditation including diabetes, intensive care medicine, cardiology or gastroenterology who want to be part of the acute medicine team as a hybrid post. We are keen to create flexible job plans for talented and enthusiastic candidates.
It’s a great time to work at Stockport NHS Foundation Trust. Stockport is leading the way nationally with plans to transform care by integrating health and social care services. We provide services for 500,000 people a year across Stockport, the High Peak and beyond.
Our area is one of the most accessible places in the country, nestled between Manchester and Cheshire. It is home to some of the most sought after postcodes in Greater Manchester, and boasts some of the best schools in the region.
Join our caring, friendly and progressive team:
- Excellent centre for medical education and multi-disciplinary learning and development
- Study leave allocation
- Relocation offered
See our main job description for more information or for an informal chat call Heather Constable, Clinical Director on 0161 419 5815 or alternatively, please click the apply button to apply.
Find out more about us at www.stockport.nhs.uk