Clinical Fellow (ST Level) in Palliative Medicine
Applications are warmly welcomed to join a multidisciplinary team contributing to the provision of a comprehensive specialist palliative care service for the people of the Grampian region. Come and enjoy some of the numerous benefits and excellent resources available in one of the UK’s finest cities.
Applications are invited for a Clinical Fellow (ST Level) post in Palliative Medicine based at Roxburghe House in Aberdeen. The post is available immediately until 1 August 2023.
Roxburghe House is the regional specialist Palliative Care unit providing care and specialist advice for patients, families and healthcare professionals across the Grampian health board region. Advice and support is also provided for Orkney, Shetland and the Western Isles. Roxburghe House is situated within the grounds of Royal Cornhill Hospital, within easy walking distance of Aberdeen Royal Infirmary (ARI). There are excellent postgraduate educational facilities at the Suttie Centre for Medical Education which is on same campus as ARI.
The specialist Palliative Care Team based at Roxburghe House is staffed by a multidisciplinary team providing inpatient, outpatient and domiciliary services. It also provides education and training to a wide range of health and social care professionals at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.
The standard working week is 40 hours. The Pay Banding for the post will reflect the out of hours working pattern in operation from your first day of taking up appointment.
Aberdeen is well known for offering superb quality of life and enjoys first class amenities, housing and schools. There are excellent connections with other British cities and the continent, flying time to London is approximately one hour with regular daily flights - and road and rail links to all points north and south are easily accessible. Aberdeenshire includes some of the most spectacular countryside in Europe with Royal Deeside and the Cairngorm Mountain National Park and a wide range of outdoor pursuits within easy reach or commute of the city.
This post does not have educational approval from the Postgraduate Dean and will not be recognised for training
Full registration with a licence to practise with the GMC is required. (licence to practise must be in place prior to starting in post). For more information visit www.gmc-uk.org
For further information please contact Dr Frances MacIvor, Palliative Medicine Consultant (email@example.com) or Dr Lucy Cogdell, Palliative Medicine Consultant (firstname.lastname@example.org). Telephone contact is via 01224 557057.
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Closing date: Sunday, 16 October 2022.