An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Consultant Physician in Acute Geriatrics with a special interest in Stroke Medicine to join a prestigious NHS hospital trust based in Stoke-on-Trent.
*** Consultant Physician in Acute Geriatrics with an interest in Stroke Medicine
*** Permanent position based in Stoke-on-Trent
*** Excellent salary plus benefits package
*** GMC Specialist Registration required OR you must be within six months of obtaining CCT ***
As a Consultant, you will be responsible for the assessment of older patients in the Acute Assessment Centre. The centre has approximately 30 - 40 frail older patients visiting on a daily basis. As a Consultant you will work closely with 5 other Consultant Physicians and 5 Consultant Geriatricians. The Acute Assessment Centre also has a group of General Practitioners who have close links to the provision of Ambulatory Care.
The Hospital has a 6 bed Hyperacute Stroke Unit with a 24/7 thrombolysis service. There are an additional 20 inpatient stroke beds as well as a rehabilitation ward.
The successful candidate will be required to participate in the clincal audit process as well as developing the specialty group. You will also be required to assist the other Consultants in the training of junior medical staff and nursing teams.
The post has a 10 PA job plan with 1.5 dedicated to SPAs. You will not be expected to work out of hours. The job plan is subject to review upon successful appointment.
The position offers an excellent basic salary of between Â£75,249 - Â£101,451, depending on experience, as well as up to 50% banding payments. You will receive pay enhancements for any shift work that you do. You will also be enrolled on to the NHS Superannuation Scheme.
Are you interested? Yes? Fantastic! Please contact us as soon as possible to discuss the position in further detail.
Not for you? Do you know of anyone who may be interested in the position? Please feel free to pass on our details, it will be very much appreciated and we do offer a referral bonus (subject to terms and conditions)
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