Consultant - Palliative Care

Location
Newport (Casnewydd)
Salary
£79,957 - £103,806 per annum/pro rata
Posted
23 Nov 2020
Closes
16 Dec 2020
Ref
040-CON434
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Consultant Palliative Care

Based Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, SE Wales

 Part Time  (08 Sessions)

  Anticipated Start Date: ASAP

 Closing Date for Applications: Midnight on  16th December 2020

Do you want to be part of a pro-active and enthusiastic team in the journey of re-designing palliative care services across Gwent?

The Palliative Care Directorate within ABUHB is currently undergoing some exciting changes and developments with the implementation of our Clinical Futures Service Model, in partnership with our third sector providers. We are looking for a dedicated and passionate Consultant in Palliative Medicine to join our well-established and highly motivated team.

The post holder will be responsible for the effective and appropriate medical care of patients across the directorate, primarily supporting the MDT teams at Royal Gwent Hospital and providing community support. This is an exciting post that will offer opportunities and experience across both the acute and community settings.

You will lead consultant ward rounds and multidisciplinary team meetings and supervise any junior medical staff or students who may rotate through the Directorate. You will be required to perform domiciliary visits in the community to support local Specialist Palliative Care Teams. The post holder may occasionally be expected to provide cover at other hospitals, including Nevill Hall Hospital, Ysbyty Ystrad Fawr, Grange University Hospital or the inpatient unit at St David’s Hospice Care to provide prospective cover for colleagues.

The multidisciplinary team includes consultants in palliative medicine, specialty doctors, nursing staff, clinical nurse specialists, social worker, physiotherapist, occupational therapist, complementary therapist, pastoral care and ABUHB general staff across the divisions.

This post offers a chance to join a dynamic and enthusiastic team which is committed to providing specialist palliative care within a new clinical futures model and we would welcome your interest in this post.

Those wishing to discuss the post informally in the first instance should contact: Dr Aoife Gleeson, Clinical Director- Palliative Care Directorate Tel: 01633 234934 E-mail: aoife.gleeson@wales.nhs.uk

Free parking is available across all Aneurin Bevan University Health Board Sites.

This position involves Regulated Activity with adults as defined by the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act (amended by the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012) and the following checks will be undertaken following any conditional offer:

  • Enhanced check with barred list information, including - an adults barred list check   

Candidates for Consultant posts must also be on the GMC Specialist Register (including via CESR/European Community Rights) or will have a CCT/CESR(CP) date within 6 months of interview.

Applicants must hold or be eligible to hold full registration and a licence to practice with the GMC)

Vacancy Ref: 040-CON434                       

Closing Date for Applications: Midnight on  16th December 2020

Published on NHS Jobs and Trac:  23rd November 2020

Published in BMJ:         5th December 2020                            

Interview Date:              21st January 2020                          

Consultant Palliative Care

Based Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, SE Wales

 Part Time  (08 Sessions)

  Anticipated Start Date: ASAP

 Closing Date for Applications: Midnight on  16th December 2020

Do you want to be part of a pro-active and enthusiastic team in the journey of re-designing palliative care services across Gwent?

The Palliative Care Directorate within ABUHB is currently undergoing some exciting changes and developments with the implementation of our Clinical Futures Service Model, in partnership with our third sector providers. We are looking for a dedicated and passionate Consultant in Palliative Medicine to join our well-established and highly motivated team.

The post holder will be responsible for the effective and appropriate medical care of patients across the directorate, primarily supporting the MDT teams at Royal Gwent Hospital and providing community support. This is an exciting post that will offer opportunities and experience across both the acute and community settings.

You will lead consultant ward rounds and multidisciplinary team meetings and supervise any junior medical staff or students who may rotate through the Directorate. You will be required to perform domiciliary visits in the community to support local Specialist Palliative Care Teams. The post holder may occasionally be expected to provide cover at other hospitals, including Nevill Hall Hospital, Ysbyty Ystrad Fawr, Grange University Hospital or the inpatient unit at St David’s Hospice Care to provide prospective cover for colleagues.

The multidisciplinary team includes consultants in palliative medicine, specialty doctors, nursing staff, clinical nurse specialists, social worker, physiotherapist, occupational therapist, complementary therapist, pastoral care and ABUHB general staff across the divisions.

This post offers a chance to join a dynamic and enthusiastic team which is committed to providing specialist palliative care within a new clinical futures model and we would welcome your interest in this post.

Those wishing to discuss the post informally in the first instance should contact: Dr Aoife Gleeson, Clinical Director- Palliative Care Directorate Tel: 01633 234934 E-mail: aoife.gleeson@wales.nhs.uk

Free parking is available across all Aneurin Bevan University Health Board Sites.

This position involves Regulated Activity with adults as defined by the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act (amended by the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012) and the following checks will be undertaken following any conditional offer:

  • Enhanced check with barred list information, including - an adults barred list check   

Candidates for Consultant posts must also be on the GMC Specialist Register (including via CESR/European Community Rights) or will have a CCT/CESR(CP) date within 6 months of interview.

Applicants must hold or be eligible to hold full registration and a licence to practice with the GMC)

Vacancy Ref: 040-CON434                       

Closing Date for Applications: Midnight on  16th December 2020

Published on NHS Jobs and Trac:  23rd November 2020

Published in BMJ:         5th December 2020                            

Interview Date:              21st January 2020