Consultant in Elderly Care
A full time Consultant post in Care of the Elderly Medicine has become available to join us, in delivering a modern comprehensive service for the elderly patients of Wrightington Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust.
We have a vacancy for a keen and dynamic individual who has already developed or is looking to develop a sub speciality area within elderly care.
The successful candidate will be given an opportunity to develop these interests where required, through in–house training/ Attending relevant CPD activities. They will be joining our existing consultants, opportunities are available in both in-patient, out -patient and community settings and you will be supported by the clinical director and divisional management team to build and develop your area of interest.
The full time post offers a 10 PA job plan.
The Trust has excellent postgraduate and research facilities, supports study leave for CPD and provides assistance with funding up to an agreed limit. WWL NHS Foundation Trust is an Associated Teaching Hospital of the University of Manchester We also provide training for three Specialist Registrars as part of the Northwest Training rotation which includes an integrated MSc. course in Elderly Care medicine.
The needs of our patients are at the heart of everything we do but we are committed to the wellbeing of our clinical teams, therefore your contribution will be highly valued, and your further development encouraged. As we are fully committed to 'improving working lives', we can also offer access to occupational health services, plus initiatives such as career breaks and flexible working.
For further details, please click the apply button quoting reference number 302-19-1074M