Consultant in Palliative Medicine
Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust is seeking to appoint a part time Consultant in Palliative Medicine at the Harefield Hospital. The post is a new post; it is a part time Consultant in Palliative Medicine.
The successful applicant will provide senior medical support to the established nurse led Specialist Supportive and Palliative Care Service (SSPC), based at Harefield Hospital. The appointee will work closely with the Royal Brompton Hospital as part of the integrated SSPC team. Occasional travel to Royal Brompton Hospital may be required.
The appointee will join an established nurse led specialist supportive and palliative care team. The post is as a lone consultant in the speciality working with several other consultants who cater for aspects of generic palliative care
The appointee will have shared care/ advisory inpatient responsibilities. There is a wider network group of Consultants in Palliative Medicine from each national heart and lung transplant centre that meet for peer support and shared learning.
Applicants are required to be fully registered Medical Practitioners and must be on the GMC’s Specialist Register or be eligible for admission to the Register within six months from date of interview for the post.
Informal enquiries may be made to Lauren Berry, Trust End of Life Lead, at Harefield Hospital via email: firstname.lastname@example.org or 01895 823737 extension 85922. Alternatively, please contact the Medical Recruitment team, Sophia White on 0207 351 8688 (email@example.com).
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Please complete the online application form and include the full names, work addresses and fax numbers of three clinical referees, one of which must be your current or most recent employer.
Shortlisting details and interview arrangements will be communicated via email therefore please ensure you check your email account regularly following the closing date. In addition the Trust will be chasing up references via email so please ensure you include the email addresses and contact numbers for your referees to avoid delay in the recruitment process.
Closing date: Wednesday 4th December 2019. Interview date: Wednesday 15th January 2020.