Consultant Physician with experience in Stroke Medicine

Crosshouse, Kilmarnock
£80,653.00 to £107,170.00
26 Feb 2019
18 Mar 2019
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This whole/part time post offers an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and committed team player to help develop a holistic, multidisciplinary service for stroke patients in Ayrshire. Based in University Hospital Crosshouse, you shall support Ayrshire & Arran wide stroke services including Thrombolysis.

Working alongside, 4 Consultant Stroke Physicians (2 full time stroke Physicians and 2 consultants in acute Medicine with interest in stroke) and 1 Associate Specialist you will be responsible for inpatient care, including assessment and rehabilitation. You will participate in the 1:10 joint Stroke Thrombolysis rota (with Lanarkshire) for Ayrshire & Arran stroke patients supported by telemedicine.

The T&Cs are those determined by the New Consultant Contract (Scotland) 2004 and is offered on a 10 PA basis. Part-time or job share will be considered. Opportunities may exist for EPA to be undertaken subject to service requirements and in accordance with National T&Cs.

The appointment is for a whole-time / part-time Consultant Physician with accreditation in General, Geriatric or Stroke Medicine. You will have the necessary training and expertise to provide a complete range of medical and rehabilitative services for stroke patients in Ayrshire. Candidates must hold Full GMC Registration with a current Licence to Practice, and must be on the GMC Specialist Register, or be within 6 months of the anticipated award of a CCT or CESR at the time of interview.

For further information about the post, or to arrange a visit, please contact Dr S Ghosh, Clinical Lead - Stroke Medicine tel: 01563 827365 and / or Dr P Korsah AMD tel: 01563 826825.

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Closing date: 18 March 2019 (noon). Please quote Ref No: MD/870/19.

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