Clinical Fellow in Neuro-Rehabilitation
Full Time Opportunity, potential job share available 40 hours per week, 1 in 6 on-call commitment 12-month fixed term with the possibility of extending
The Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability is a non-profit, medical charity, a hospital and home, based in Putney, South West London. We provide both short and long-term specialist services (assessment, rehabilitation and disability management) for adults with profound or complex disabilities resulting from damage to the brain. Through these services, we seek to enable people with profound neuro-disability to enjoy an optimal quality of life. Our values come from within the organisation and reflect our desire to meet the complex needs of people with profound disabilities arising from acquired brain injury. Those values are: Seeing the whole person, Willingness to learn, Delivery on promises, Honesty and Integrity. How we do what we do is underpinned by the concept of individualised care – ensuring that everything we do is truly personalised in all areas, running through all that we do.
Applications are invited for a highly motivated Clinical Fellow in brain injury rehabilitation. This is a full time appointment, 40 hours a week, Monday to Friday with 1 in 6 out of hours on-call commitment with prospective cover. This post is suitable for job share.
The Clinical Fellow will play an active role in all aspects of the assessment and management of an interesting and complex patient group. The Clinical Fellow will provide continuity of medical care, day-to-day management of the in-patient service and close multi-disciplinary working. The post holder will be working closely with consultants in neurological rehabilitation. The post offers regular working hours and excellent opportunities to pursue post-graduate examinations. There are opportunities to contribute to quality improvement, and to gain experience in an interesting, and fast developing specialty. Previous post-holders have gone on to specialist training.
Applicants must hold full GMC registration and demonstrate excellent communication skills, both verbally and in writing. General medicine experience is essential, although previous, or current experience of neuro-rehabilitation is welcome.
The hospital offers the applicant the opportunity to contribute to the continuing development of the specialist services for individuals with complex disabilities and opportunities to be involved in research, expansion of knowledge in a specialist clinical setting.
To find out more about this position, please click on the attached Job Description
- Paid Medical Indemnity cover
- Generous study leave allowance
- Free on-site parking
- Work-life Balance
- On-site yoga
- A subsidised staff restaurant, café and coffee shop
- A professional library
- Free eye-sight tests
- A contributory staff pension scheme
For informal discussions about this role:
Please contactour Medical Director, Michael Marrinan on 0208 780 4500 Ext 4563
Closing date: 30/06/2019
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Please note that we will proactively shortlist / interview applicants for this role
Disclosure and Barring Service Check
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
Applicants must have current UK professional registration.
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