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LAS - Spinal Cord Injuries Rehabilitation Medicine


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Spinal Cord Injuries Rehabilitation
Fixed Term - 6 months
Full time plus on call
Job ref
MT01 - MT03
04/03/2019 23:59

Working for Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust offers all the benefits of coast and country living with the convenience of big city life.

We have miles of unspoilt coastline on our doorstep, attractive commuter towns, picturesque villages and stunning countryside all within easy reach. Excellent transport links mean the vibrant, historic city of Liverpool is only a short journey away. Shops, bars, restaurants, museums, galleries, a World Heritage listed waterfront and, of course, two Premiership football teams makes this a destination for travellers from across the world.

The University of Liverpool has awarded us the status of University Clinical Education Centre in recognition of the high standard of training provided for students on placement to the Trust.

We pride ourselves in providing safe, clean and friendly care, and recruit to our SCOPE values. We also offer a range of family friendly options to staff.



LAS - Spinal Cord Injuries Rehabilitation Medicine

Southport and Ormskirk NHS Trust

Spinal Cord Injuries Rehabilitation Medicine

Fixed Term - 6 months

Full Time

MT01 - MT03

From £27,146 to £37,191

Please be aware, that we may close a vacancy earlier than stated, should a sufficient number of applications be received, you are therefore advised to apply at your earliest convenience.

Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust provides healthcare in hospital and the community to 258,000 people across Southport, Formby and West Lancashire.

Acute care is provided at Southport and Formby District General Hospital and Ormskirk and District General Hospital. This includes adults’ and children’s accident and emergency services, intensive care and a range of medical and surgical specialities. Women’s and children’s services, including maternity, are provided at Ormskirk hospital.

The North West Regional Spinal Injuries Centre at Southport hospital provides specialist care for spinal patients from across the North West, North Wales and the Isle of Man.

The Trust also provides sexual health services for the Metropolitan Borough of Sefton.

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic individual to work as a Locum Appointed for Service (LAS) F2+ Level on our rota in the Spinal Injuries Unit at Southport and Formby District General Hospital. This is a full time post commencing ASAP to cover a training post vacancy for approximately 6 months.

If you are looking to progress your career within an acute Hospital setting, this post will enable you to develop your knowledge and expertise within a supportive environment and provide you with the knowledge and skills to develop your career further. The appointee will have access to the internal training programme and will be allocated a developmental supervisor to provide appraisal and career development support.

The North West Regional Spinal Injuries Centre serves a population of approximately 6.5million and links with all of the Major Trauma Centres in the North West. The Centre consists of 43 inpatient including 9 ventilator support beds and 9 intermediate care beds.  It is internationally renowned for the care of ventilated spinal cord injury patients.

Applicants should have full GMC Registration with licence to practice and have completed Foundation Year 1 or equivalent.


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Informal enquiries or to arrange a visit please contact the Clinical Director, Mr B Soni on 01704 704548

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