Consultant in Palliative Medicine

Oldham, Greater Manchester
£79,860 - £107,668 pro rata for
09 Sep 2019
06 Oct 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Enthusiastic and highly motivated clinicians are invited to submit an application for the vacant post of Consultant in Palliative Medicine.

The post, which has been expanded and developed following the retirement of the previous post holder, is based at the Royal Oldham Hospital. The Royal Oldham Hospital is host to the ‘Christie at Oldham’, a satellite oncology centre opened in 2010, has a Macmillan Information Centre, dedicated Bereavement facilities and a newly-opened Maggie’s Centre.

Candidates will have a strong background in Palliative Medicine.

The Trust employs over 9,000 multi-disciplinary staff in five hospital and community sites, making it one of the largest Trusts in the UK. Acute general hospital services are provided for the population of the North East of Greater Manchester.

All Trust locations are within easy reach of Manchester city centre which offers a plethora of leisure and social opportunities.

All applicants must be on the Specialist Register or within 6 months of achieving a CCT (or equivalent) at the date of interview.

Please contact us for an informal chat or to arrange a visit: Dr Iain Lawrie, Consultant and Lead Clinician for Specialist Palliative and End of Life Care, North Manchester General Hospital, tel: 0161 720 2972 or email:

Applications can be submitted by visiting and clicking ‘working for us’, or through NHS jobs and search via the reference number: 352-OCO-CON-PALMED-19.

Closing Date: Sunday 6 October 2019.
Interview Date: TBC.