CONSULTANT IN PALLIATIVE MEDICINE
Macmillan Centre, St John's Hospital
NHS Lothian is committed to encouraging equality and diversity among our workforce and eliminating unlawful discrimination. The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative and for each employee to feel respected and able to give their best.
To this end, NHS Lothian welcomes applications from all sections of society.
Marie Curie has been commissioned by West Lothian Health and Social Care Partnership to appoint a part time consultant to join its West Lothian community specialist palliative care service. This is a new substantive post (6 PAs) and will be available now.
The successful applicant will work as part of a wider multidisciplinary team to support palliative care provision across both primary and secondary care in West Lothian.
Specialist palliative care in West Lothian is provided through an innovative partnership between hospital and community specialist palliative care teams, supporting people with advanced, progressive and incurable illness, and those close to them, wherever they reside in West Lothian.
More detailed departmental and specialty information can be found in the job description available via email address / link below.
For an informal discussion please contact Dr Kate Henriksen, Palliative Care Consultant ator by email at /
For a job pack detailing the minimum requirements for this post and details of how to apply, please visit https://apply.jobs.scot.nhs.uk
We cannot accept CV's as a form of application and only a completed online application form will be accepted. Personal information will not be sent with the application for short listing. The application form will be identified by the candidate number only to ensure that all applicants are treated equally.
Please note that details of all current medical vacancies for NHS Lothian can be found at
Closing Date: 14th February 2021
***PLEASE NOTE: We cannot accept late applications so please ensure your application is submitted early***
Interview Date: 12th March 2021