Locum Consultant in Acute and General Medicine
Locum Consultant in Acute Medicine ( with Specialty Interest)
Fixed Term 12 Months Contract
Applications are invited for the post of Locum Consultant in Acute Medicine with Specialty Interest at Whipps Cross University Hospital (Part of Barts Health)
An exciting opportunity has opened up to join the dynamic Acute Medicine team at Whipps Cross University Hospital who are actively seeking to review and develop their services in line with the changing demand. We are looking for an enthusiastic colleague who will join a team of 10 Consultants in developing and delivering acute medical services. The team promote best practice in the management of emergency medical admissions, discharges and admission avoidance.
The post is for a 10 basic Programmed Activities (PAs). There is an opportunity for the successful candidate to pursue a special interest within other medical specialities and we will explore options of a split role with another specialty if possible.
For new consultants the job plan for this post will include 2.5 SPAs for the first year.
Whipps Cross University hospital is part of Barts Health NHS Trust, one of Britain's leading healthcare providers and the largest trust in the NHS. It was created on 1 April 2012 by bringing together three trusts: Barts and The London NHS Trust, Newham University Hospital NHS Trust and Whipps Cross University Hospital NHS Trust. Together, our hospitals deliver excellence in clinical care to the people of east London and further afield. We are home to some of Britain's leading specialist centres including cancer, cardiac, stroke, trauma and emergency care. Our vision is to create a world-class health organisation that builds on strong relations with our partners and the communities we serve - one dedicated to ending the historic health inequalities in east London.
Applicants are required to be on the GMC Specialist Register, or within six months of their expected date of receipt of a CCT / EU equivalent certification at the time of interview. Applications are welcomed from those unable to work full time for personal reasons or those wishing to job-share.