CONSULTANT IN ELDERLY MEDICINE (2 POSTS)

Location
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Posted
31 May 2019
Closes
28 Jun 2019
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Geriatric medicine
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Contact Details

CONSULTANT IN ELDERLY MEDICINE (2 POSTS)

Come and be inspired. We are looking for a dynamic and motivated Elderly Care Consultant to join our friendly and enthusiastic team.  At Mid Yorkshire we strive for excellent patient experience each and every time, so we are looking for colleagues to join us in providing the highest quality care possible for older patients across our three hospital sites and the respective communities of Wakefield and North Kirklees.

Every one of our 8000 staff at the Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust makes a positive impact to thousands of people lives across Wakefield and North Kirklees each year and hence we’re proud that our workforce - our greatest asset. Mid-Yorkshire celebrates excellence and innovation. We have modern, state-of-the-art facilities and provide first class learning and development opportunities. Mid-Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust is transforming, grounded in our values to care and improve, respecting our patients, our community and our staff, to deliver the highest standards of care.

If you are a dynamic, innovative and forward-thinking clinician with a passion for the care of frail older people, look no further. We have a variety of opportunities within geriatric medicine including orthogeriatrics and acute frailty. So get in touch to see what a career at Mid-Yorkshire could be like for you.

Applicants should possess, or be within 6 months of receiving a CCT at the time of the advisory appointments committee.

The appointment will be on the basis of the new consultant contract laid down by the Hospital Medical and Dental Staff Terms and Conditions of Service and will be remunerated as appropriate on the salary scale £77,913 - £105,042 per annum.

Should applicants be currently or recently employed in a medical capacity the Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust reserves the right to request a reference from the Medical Director and/or Responsible Officer of any previous or current employing organisations.

For further information please contact in the first instance Dr Zuzanna Sawicka, Head of Clinical Service for Elderly Medicine - telephone: 07976287472.