Consultant in Acute Medicine

Location
Hereford, County of Herefordshire
Salary
£76,761 - £103,490
Posted
13 Sep 2018
Closes
10 Oct 2018
Sector
Hospital
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Want to help shape our department?  We are seeking a dynamic, enthusiastic and talented clinician to join our existing team of WTE Acute Physicians, who can help drive forward our new department, whilst enjoying all the benefits of living and working in this unspoilt corner of England.

The Acute Medicine team provide 12 hour cover Monday-Friday (0800-2000). We are supported by a dedicated Acute Medicine Middle Grade, FY1 and a team of Advanced Practitioners.

Wye Valley Trust is always looking to improve services and our current focus is Early Senior Decision Making. Wye Valley provides an environment where clinicians are supported and encouraged to try different ways of working to improve patient outcomes.

Wye Valley Trust services the whole of Herefordshire and portions of Shropshire, Gloucestershire and Powys, Wales. The County Hospital is a District General Hospital located in the city of Hereford. There are 3 community hospitals providing rehabilitation and step-down care. All major medical and surgical specialties, with full diagnostic services, are provided on site, with close links to regional centres.

Want to be valued as a colleague?

We welcome specialty interests and skills and can accommodate flexible working. There are opportunities for management and education development. We offer 7.5 DCC and 2.5 SPA (for a 10PA job plan), as we recognise the importance of individual development. We are fully supported by our Executive team in implementing innovative measures to promote excellent patient care.

Want to enjoy a better work-life balance?

Herefordshire is a beautiful county in which to live with excellent schools, affordable housing and good transport links to the rest of the country. The Trust recognises the importance of a good work-life balance and is keen to promote this.

Visits are strongly recommended.

For further information please contact the Acute Medicine Consultants: Robbie Dedi - robbie.dedi@wvt.nhs.uk (also Associate Medical Director) or James Bartlett -  james.bartlett@wvt.nhs.uk

Closing date: 2 September 2018

Interview date: 28 September 2018

Application is by CV through BMJ Careers link, or via NHSJobs - please search for 229-MDMS73