Specialty Doctor in intermediate care

Chepstow, Monmouthshire (Sir Fynwy)
£45,345 - £77,897 per annum pro rata
16 Sep 2021
07 Oct 2021
Career Level
Specialty doctor
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Specialty Doctor in intermediate care

Based in Monmouthshire 

Full time  - Fixed Term 1 year 

Start Date:  ASAP 

This post comes during a period of Health Board-wide service reviews, including a comprehensive reconfiguration of services across Gwent. The aim is to provide a spectrum of flexible and responsive services for the elderly, across the Health Board, encompassing:

  • Development of a comprehensive @ home model of care across Monmouthshire
  • Development and delivery of a comprehensive 7-day INTERMEDIATE CARE, FRAILTY CARE & COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES
  • Acute day patient and community based assessment and treatment
  • Community-based rehabilitation (in a day unit and at home)
  • General and Specialist DGH and Community-based outpatient clinics
  • Support and Training for Primary and Social Care Teams
  • To provide effective leadership to multidisciplinary staff members of the unit

The post has been established to support the implementation of Monmouth shire’s “Care Closer to Home” Strategy, Aneurin Bevan Local Health Board’s key strategic plans, including the Health Social Care and Well-being Strategy, and the development of level 1 services in line with Clinical Future’s.

Although it is felt likely that the post holder will have had experience of, and be qualified in, general medicine/ geriatric medicine, alternative experiences such as those afforded by rehabilitation medicine and general practice will be considered in individual circumstances.

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

Those wishing to discuss the post informally in the first instance or arrange a visit to the department should contact Lorraine Rowlands, Assistant Head of Service -  Lorraine.Rowlands@wales.nhs.uk

This position involves Regulated Activity with children and/or 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 and children’s barred list check

Applicants must hold or be eligible to hold full registration and a licence to practice with the GMC and be on the Wales GP Register

Vacancy Ref: 040- SD214 

Closing Date for Applications:  Midnight on 7th October 2021

Published on NHS Jobs and Trac: 16th September 2021