Consultant in Neuro-Rehabilitation

Location
Salford, Greater Manchester
Salary
£76,761 - £103,490
Posted
18 Sep 2018
Closes
14 Oct 2018
Ref
236-SUR-CON12-2018-C
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Neurology
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Salford Care Organisation – Greater Manchester Neurosciences Centre

Our new Northern Care Alliance NHS Group unites five local hospitals to deliver high quality care across the North East of Greater Manchester.

The Alliance provides the benefits of scale but delivers this locally through multiple hospital sites which make up four new Care Organisations – Bury/Rochdale, North Manchester, Oldham and Salford. Using our mantra of ‘Saving lives, Improving lives’, the aim is for our Care Organisations to work closely with the communities they serve to deliver safe, high quality and reliable care, which are trusted, connected and pioneering.

Our Care Organisations are designed to operate within our group arrangement of hospitals, community and healthcare services which bring together over 17,000 staff and the services of The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust and Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust. Our size and geographical reach means we are creating an environment each individual will be inspired and empowered by to be the best they can be.  This is a really exciting time to join our new team.

Applications are invited for a Consultant in Neurorehabilitation to join the departments of Neurorehabilitation at the Manchester Centre for Clinical Neurosciences at Salford Royal Hospital, and at Trafford General Hospital. 

This is a full time post in Neurorehabilitation managing inpatients at both sites, also contributing to outpatient and community Neurorehabilitation services. Level 1 beds for Greater Manchester Neurorehabilitation are located at Salford Royal, with Level 2 beds located on 3 sites across the conurbation, 50 of which are at Trafford General Hospital.

Neurorehabilitation is a priority service for the devolution of health and social care in Greater Manchester. There is an agreed Model of Care with anticipated implementation over the next few years. This will enhance patient care at all levels of Neurorehabilitation provision.

You will join a team of 6 Consultants in Rehabilitation Medicine at Salford Royal, 3 at Trafford General Hospital and 4 other consultants across the conurbation. The Greater Manchester Neuroscience Centre is one of the leading Neuroscience Centres in the United Kingdom; Neurorehabilitation is fully integrated into Neurosciences and into the Major Trauma Centre at Salford Royal.

To be eligible for consideration candidates must be on the GMC Specialist Register or be a Specialty Trainee within six months of their CCST date at the time of interview

In line with the Trust’s Single Equality Scheme we welcome applications from everyone irrespective of ethnic origin, disability, age, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, nationality, religion, marital status, social back ground or trade union membership. However, as members of ethnicity minority  groups and individuals with disabilities are currently under-represented at this level of post, we would encourage applications from members of these groups.  Appointment will be based on merit alone.

Please note we will consider a 12 month locum position.

To apply please click the apply button.

Closing Date: 14th October 2018
 

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