Specialty Doctor in Stroke and Frailty

Guildford, Surrey
£41,158 to £76,751 pa
08 Sep 2020
22 Sep 2020
Career Level
Specialty doctor
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

We are looking for a dynamic individual to fill a Specialty Doctor post within the Ageing & Health / Stroke department, based at the Royal Surrey Hospital in Guildford. The post is full time and will cover inpatient and outpatient service provision on a one year fixed term contract with a view to extension (permanent).  This post has no on call commitment although there are opportunities for interested applicants.

 This post-holder will work predominantly on Wisley ward seeing patients with Stroke and Frailty and supporting the clinical team in multidisciplinary team management and discharge planning. The role includes designated ward rounds on the Wisley stroke ward, including daily board rounds and includes working collaboratively with primary care, community integrated teams and adult services.

The successful applicant should hold accreditation in MRCP in the Royal College of Physicians or equivalent, or have references which have been authorised by the Deputy Medical Director and Clinical Director.

Applicants should have established skills in Stroke.

Prospective applicants are encouraged to visit the hospital, which can be arranged by contacting:-

Dr Kath Pasco, Clinical Lead, Stroke: kathpasco@nhs.net

Dr Helen Wilson, Clinical Director, Ageing, Health, Stroke and Neurology: hwilson6@nhs.net