Consultant in Rehabilitation Medicine 

Recruiter
NHS Grampian
Location
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Salary
£78304 to £105570
Posted
13 Aug 2018
Closes
16 Sep 2018
Ref
JM20605
Sector
Hospital
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We invite applications for the above position, which is based at Woodend Hospital in Aberdeen.  This a redesigned post, which has been created by including some additional investment to the service to support the implementation of the Major Trauma Centre at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary and the reduction in sessional commitment by a number of the consultant team as a proactive plan towards career-end work patterns. 

This post will join a vibrant team of Consultants providing a Rehabilitation Medicine service across a range of settings in Woodend hospital, ARI and other community settings.  The post holder will contribute to the existing Grampian Specialist Rehabilitation Services.  Indeed, the existing medical staff would be happy to consider re-allocation of duties within the Consultant team, according to candidates’ strengths and special interests. 

The successful candidate will be joining a friendly medical team which works closely with specialist nursing colleagues and has well developed links with a wide range of AHP disciplines, including Bioengineering, Neuropsychology, Prosthetics and Orthotics. We work with Acute colleagues at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, and have several Inpatient Rehabilitation Units at Woodend Hospital.  There is a range of community work undertaken by the service.  Our Department has several trainee medical staff, contributes to undergraduate and postgraduate teaching programmes, and is engaged in research activity. 

Aberdeen is a University City with one of the oldest Medical Schools in Europe and is the centre of the North Sea oil industry. It offers an excellent quality of life with diverse leisure activities, a high standard of schooling and is within easy reach of the Highlands for hill walking and skiing. 

Full registration with a licence to practise with the GMC is required. For more information visit www.gmc-uk.org 

Those trained in the UK should have evidence of higher specialist training leading to CCT or be within 6 months of confirmed entry from date of interview or eligibility for specialist registration (CESR). 

Further information can be obtained by contacting Dr Santanu Sarkar, Medical Lead, Grampian Specialist Rehabilitation Services, Woodend Hospital; 01224 556237 or Santanu.sarkar@nhs.net

Apply for this post by visiting www.medicaljobs.scot.nhs.uk and search for the Ref No.  

losing date: Sunday 16th September 2018.

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