Consultant in Palliative Care Medicine
Main area Palliative MedicineGrade ConsultantContract PermanentHours 40Job ref 824-INNER-9215-B Site L5 Pembridge In-Patient UnitTown LondonSalary £76,761 to £103,490 paClosing 12/11/2018 23:59
Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust works across nine London boroughs and Hertfordshire. We are rated Good by the Care Quality Commission and are ranked among top NHS employers. Community healthcare is our focus and our passion. We champion the role of community health professionals to make sure our patients get great care closer to home.
This is an exciting opportunity to join the Pembridge Hospice as Lead consultant
The Pembridge Hospice is an NHS Hospice that is part of Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust ,located on the site of St Charles Centre for Health and Wellbeing , Exmoor Street , London W10 6DZ. It has an inpatient unit, day hospice and community service. The post holder will work as part of a multidisciplinary team providing specialist palliative care to patients in the hospice, community and outpatient facilities.
Applicants must be a qualified medical practitioner with full registration and at least 3 years’ experience in palliative care. Good communication skills essential.
Just as we care about our patients’ wellbeing, we care about yours!
We can offer you:
- A comprehensive induction into the community service followed by a local induction to introduce you to the role
- Single occupancy accommodation in Central London – (we can help you find accommodation in London, support you with your deposit)
- A fast-track 18 month rotational programme to move to progress your career here
- Support with gaining your driving license *T&C’s apply
- Car lease scheme *T&C’s apply
- Flexible working options
- Annual travel card loan
- Training, support and development in your career
To have a full look at our benefits and what it’s like working for us please go here: https://www.clch.nhs.uk/job/pay-and-benefits
At CLCH we appreciate and are proud of the diversity in the communities we serve and the workforce we employ. Applications are open and welcome to anyone, regardless of your age, sexual orientation, ethnicity, religion, and disability. We are proud to say that we follow the workforce race equality standard and 28% of our senior staff (8A and above) are from a BME background. CLCH also has active BME and LGBT networks.
Please be aware that all communications about this vacancy will be received to you via email and text message. Always check your inbox and junk mail folders and provide a UK mobile number if available.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.