Specialty Doctor

Ulverston, Cumbria
24 Sep 2019
10 Nov 2019
Career Level
Specialty doctor
Contract Type

St Mary's Hospice "A great place to be"

St Mary's Hospice

A great place to live, work and play

Set within the vibrant, festival town of Ulverston is St Mary's Hospice, located on the doorstep of the beautiful English Lake District.

Our Unesco-designated landscape - filled with mountains, fells, lakes and beaches - is home to dynamic, supportive and diverse communities.

From a lively outdoor culture, busy arts scene and Michelin-starred restaurants to excellent schools and industry which includes world-leading tech companies, we've truly got it all.

At St Mary's, we are passionate about providing high quality care through our inpatient unit, Hospice at Home, Family and Bereavement Support and Living Well Services.

Our patients, their families and our superb teams are at the heart of everything we do. 

St Mary's is now looking for a Speciality Doctor in Palliative Care

Have you ever thought about a career in palliative medicine?

Previous experience is not necessary for this role which offers the opportunity to specialise within an award-winning, friendly and supportive environment.

You will have all the resources, time and training you need to really make a difference to our patients, their families and our communities.

To apply you will need: Full GMC registration and a current licence to practice.

 Our excellent package

You will receive a warm, Cumbrian welcome to a team which champions ideas and innovation. In addition, we offer:

A competitive salary

Relocation package

Transferable NHS pension

All the support you need to achieve an MSc in Palliative Medicine

Flexible hours - everyone's needs are different so we are happy to consider part-time working or job share opportunities

The chance to live and work in an area with an outstanding quality of life

And most importantly - everything you need to deliver the level of care you've always wanted

This is the place to be

Ulverston, in Cumbria, has something for everyone, including:

That elusive work/life balance

A bustling festival town setting

The great outdoors - all year round walking, mountain biking, kayaking, climbing and swimming - on your doorstep

A culture rich environment with arts, artisan food producers and Michelin starred restaurants aplenty

Excellent schools and colleges

Great transport links - three hours to London from Oxenholme Station, with Manchester and Liverpool airports less than two hours drive away

What next?

For further information please see our website www.stmaryshospice.org.uk

For an informal chat please contact Suzi Lake or Joanne Blake –suzi.lake@stmaryshospice.org.uk and joanne.blake@stmaryshospice.org.uk

Send your CV to recruitment@stmaryshospice.org.uk

The closing date for applications is November 10th, but apply early as we will close this opportunity if suitable candidates have applied.

Please download the  Job Description attached for further information regarding the post.