Consultant in Neurology
Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust invites applicants for a substantive Consultant Neurology post in our Neurology Centre. You will work with a dedicated team who strive to deliver an excellent service to patients and their families, and who are continually looking at ways in which to develop and improve our neurology service.
This post provides an excellent opportunity to join a well-established, dynamic and friendly team of Neurologists in Gloucestershire, who include the ex-president of the Association of British Neurologists, the current chair of the Specialty Advisory Committee and the regional lead for GIRFT. Current special interests include Epilepsy, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinson’s disease, Headache and Education.
The appointee will take an active role in the Neurology service with full participation in cross-county clinical activities and teaching, and will work closely with our specialist teams in our dedicated brain injury, neurophysiology and neuropsychology units. The post will be based at Gloucestershire Royal Hospital, a large District General Hospital; also providing clinical services at Cheltenham General Hospital.
Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Trust is formed of Gloucestershire Royal Hospital and Cheltenham General Hospital. Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is a busy two site acute trust with an aspiration of Best Care for Everyone. We have recently been graded as Good by the CQC, which is testament to our dedication and drive to improve clinical excellence, innovation and quality in nursing care.
Gloucestershire is well known for its natural beauty, cultural and leisure activities. The county has many excellent state and private schools as well as colleges of higher education and its own university. There is good rail and road access to Bristol, Birmingham, South Wales and London.
Whole-time, part-time or job share applicants welcome. Flexible working arrangements and support with childcare are available.
For an informal discussion, or to arrange an informal visit, please contact Dr Farhad Golestani, 0300 422 5597 or Dr Rose Bosnell 0300 422 6577.
Closing Date: 28 April 2019 Anticipated AAC Date: 06th June 2019.