Applications are invited for the post of Locum Consultant in Neurology with an interest in Neuromuscular Disease to help develop and support existing neurology services within both the Cardiff and Vale and Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Boards in South Wales.
Cardiff and Vale University Health Board is recognised as a teaching centre of excellence in a wide range of clinical services.
Although this post is full-time, consideration will be given to applicants who require flexible working arrangements.
Applicants should preferably either be on the Specialist Register or be a Specialist Registrar within six months of their expected date of receipt of a CCT / CESR(CP) at the time of interview.
You will be able to take advantage of the excellent Consultant contract for Wales. The basic salary range for this post is 98,897 per annum.
Applicants must ensure they provide names and contact details of referees covering at least the last 3 years of their employment/training history in full. In addition, applicants who are currently or have most recently been employed as a substantive Consultant or as a Locum Consultant in post for more than 12 months must also provide the name of their Medical Director as an additional referee.Main duties of the job
The post holder will provide medical support to the in-patients on the Neurology ward at University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff as well as run weekly outpatient clinics across both main sites and participate in the on-call rota.
The appointee will join the current team of 14 Consultant Neurologists who provide adult clinical neurology services for both Cardiff and Vale and Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Boards and tertiary services for South East Wales.About usCardiff and Vale University Health Board
is one of the largest Integrated Health Boards in the UK, employing over 15,000 staff, providing over 100 specialist services. Working across 6 hospital sites, we have a diverse range of career opportunities to offer. Serving around 500,000 people living in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan, we are focussed on the health and care needs of our local population whilst working with our partners to develop regional services.
Our mission isCaring for People, Keeping People Well
and ourvision is that every person's chance of leading a healthy life should be equal. As an organisation we are unashamedly ambitious for our population's health, rising to the challenges of today and tomorrow through our 10-year strategy, Shaping our Future Wellbeing. We are contributing to a healthier Wales with great emphasis placed on innovation and improvement, learning from around the world and leading the way in clinical research. Partnership working is strong at Cardiff and Vale, and we work closely with our staff and our community.
Cardiff, the thriving Welsh capital, is a fantastic city to live and work in with an abundance of sports, arts and cultural attractions. Situated to the west of Cardiff, the Vale of Glamorgan offers a combination of beautiful Welsh countryside and a dramatic natural coastline. Whether city life or rural living, Cardiff and the Vale offers the best of both worlds.Job description Job responsibilities
You will be able to find a full Job description and Person Specification attached within the supporting documents.Person Specification Qualifications Essential
- Full GMC Registration with a licence to practise
- Broad training and experience in General Neurology
- Subspecialty interest in epilepsy or neuromuscular disease, or other
- Counselling / Communication skills
Personal qualities Essential
- Evidence of teaching medical students and junior doctors
- Evidence of ability to work both in a team and alone