- NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
- YM72 £75,761 to £103,490
- 01/06/2018 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.
Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust
Consultant Physician with an Interest in Stroke Medicine
11 PAs (10 PAs plus 1 for participation in Telestroke on-call rota)
We are delighted to be able to offer an opportunity for a highly motivated, ambitious individual to join our team in the position of Consultant Physician with an Interest in Stroke Medicine at Southport and Ormskirk District General Hospital.
You should have MRCP and be on the General Medical Council’s Specialist Register or within six months of completing a Training Programme recognised for the award of a Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) within 6 months of interview.
The 20 bedded Acute Stroke Unit at Southport and Ormskirk District General Hospital which includes expansion of our hyperacute stroke services, the post holder will support the stroke team in providing a specialist service. The successful candidate will be supported by a well-established, dedicated stroke MDT and a stroke specialist nurse. We are also supported by trainees from the deanery and an excellent admin team comprising personal assistants & medical secretaries.
To support service needs the post will work across two sites in addition we provide outpatient services at both Southport and Ormskirk sites, including General Medicine / Stroke & TIA Clinics.
The Stroke Ward is based at Southport District General Hospital and an expectation of this post is to carry out inpatient ward rounds and board rounds.
Participation in the Telestroke on-call rota is currently in place. An on call intensity supplement which is payable.
This post is subject to Enhanced DBS clearance with both children and adults barred lists.
Job description awaiting Royal College Approval.
Advertising Date: 2nd May 2018
Shortlisting Date: W/C 4th June 2018
Closing Date: 1st June 2018
Interview Date: 11th July 2018 PM
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.
Documents to download
To print a document or save it to your computer, please click with your right mouse button on the document title and select "Save Target As...". You can then save the document in a suitable place on your computer ready to print it out. Clicking with the left mouse button will open the document in a new window (if your web browser can do so).
Further details / informal visits contact
Further information can be obtained from:
Dr P McDonald, Consultant Physician and Associate Medical Director, Urgent Care Division, tel: 01704 705181
Dr J Mahajan, Executive Medical Director tel: 01704 705181