We have a great opportunity for a highly motivated and dynamic middle grade doctor to come and work at Leighton Hospital, Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.
You will provide general medical care on the core wards including participation on an on-call rota. In return, although not a training post you will be supported by a range of training opportunities.
The post is for a fixed term period until the 31st August 2024
Applicants should have general medicine experience, good communication skills and be a strong team player to provide safe patient care.
Main duties of the job
The main duties will be to support the Consultant in formulating management plans, writing clear instruction in the medical record from review of patients on the ward and clearly stating any routine tasks to be performed. You will be the senior decision maker in the absence of the Consultant on the ward but will know when to escalate appropriately to the Consultant any issues or concerns. The post holder will be included in an on-call rota which incorporates normal days, evenings, twilights, nights and weekend and bank holiday working.
Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (MCHFT) provides good quality, safe and effective healthcare to the people of Cheshire and beyond. The Trust, which manages Leighton Hospital in Crewe, Victoria Infirmary in Northwich and Elmhurst Intermediate Care Centre in Winsford, was established as an NHS Trust in April 1991 and became a Foundation Trust in April 2008.
We employ almost 5,000 members of staff, provide around 540 hospital beds, with a range of services including accident and emergency, maternity, outpatients, therapies, and children's health.
The Trust is also part of Central Cheshire Integrated Care Partnership (CCICP), a unique local health partnership that provides a range of community services for people across South Cheshire and Vale Royal.
Further information regarding the role can be found in the attached job description and person specification.
- Full GMC Registration and a Licence to Practise
- MRCP part 2 or equivalent
- Considerable medicine experience
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