Consultants in Medicine

NHS Tayside
Dundee, Dundee City
£82,669 - £109,849 per annum
12 Sep 2019
10 Oct 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time


POST : Consultant physician in stroke and neurology or medicine for the elderly (10 PAs Available)

Applications are invited for the above position in one of Scotland’s major teaching hospitals. The successful applicant will be based within the stroke team with contributions to either the neurology or medicine for the elderly service. The stroke service in Tayside is undergoing significant change with centralisation of stroke admissions for the whole of Tayside in a hyperacute stroke unit Ninewells Hospital. Ninewells has been selected to be the thrombectomy centre for the North of Scotland and the successful applicant will join the dynamic and innovative team developing and delivering this exciting new service with our interventional radiology colleagues. The successful applicant will be involved in the evening on call and weekend rota for the stroke service. In addition, the successful applicant will be expected to take part in postgraduate training and education along with opportunities to collaborate in research, and quality improvement. 

Candidates should possess MRCP and be on the GMC Specialist Register in Stroke Medicine and either neurology or medicine for the elderly or be within 6 months of the anticipated award of CCT or CESR (CP) at the time of interview for the post.

Informal enquiries are welcome by contacting

Dr Ronald Cook, Care Group Director (Unscheduled Medicine), Consultant in Emergency Medicine at,

or relevant Clinical Lead as per Job Description.

For further information on how to apply please visit Applications in the form of a current CV, including names and addresses of 3 Referees should be submitted to quoting Reference Number AR.19.19 in the subject box.  You must also include the further particular forms available via the website. NHS Tayside is an equal opportunities employer and positive about disabled people

Closing Date:     Thursday 10 October 2019

Interview Date:  Monday 28 October 2019


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