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Consultant Geriatrician

YC72

Main area
Geriatrics
Grade
YC72
Contract
Permanent
Hours
10 PAs
Job ref
162-M7160-B
Site
Care of Elderly Medical Staffing
Town
Romford
Salary
£77,913 to £105,042 pa
Closing
02/04/2019 23:59
Interview date
14/05/2019

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Consultant Geriatrician – Acute Medicine

BHRUT is one of the largest acute trusts in the UK serving a population of 750,000 from a wide range of social and ethnic groups, The trust provides specialist trauma, oncology, neurosciences, hyper acute, stroke and critical care services. We are also currently developing our capacity to act as the main tertiary referral centre for North East London & Essex. 

Queen’s Hospital has an excellent academic centre with a vibrant educational programme.

The Trust is in an excellent location, close to Central London and well situated in the South East. As well as all the advantages of being close to the City, the Trust has on-site nursery facilities at Queen’s and King George Hospital sites with excellent transport links into Romford from Central London, North and South Essex.

Applicants are invited to apply for this exciting Consultant Geriatrician post at Barking, Havering University Trust Hospitals NHS Trust.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and innovative professional to join a growing team of Geriatricians with varying interests and skills to enhance and develop our current service provision. The Department currently provides specialist services for acute frailty, falls, dementia, orthogeriatrics, surgical liaison, Parkinson’s disease. The Trust is keen to develop an outstanding geriatric service and is looking for a highly motivated and innovative physician to supplement the present team.

As a Consultant joining BHRUT you will play a crucial role in ensuring the success of the department which consists of the Elders Receiving Unit, Short Stay ward and 5 Acute Elderly Wards. Teaching and development of medical students and trainees is an integral part of the role as well as participation in research and audit activities in the department. Duties may also include teaching, lectures or workshops for other departments, nurses, GPs and others. 

We are looking for consultant a who have our PRIDE values (Passion, Responsibility, Innovation, Drive and Empowerment). The successful candidate will join a team that strives for high performance and quality of care, while working collaboratively with colleagues and providing clinical leadership. 

We are extremely proud that we have  secured a place on the ground breaking scheme to transform the care we provide for patients- the Virginia Mason Institute Development Programme.  We are only one of five trusts in the UK to take part.  We are also one of eight national Vanguard sites which will help spearhead transformational change in urgent care.

Applications are open for a unique opportunity to join our vibrant, innovative and expanding Elderly Care Department. 

Prospective candidates are invited to visit the Trust by arrangement.

 

 

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Applicant requirements

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.

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Further details / informal visits contact

 

For an informal discussion please contact: Khalid Haque, Clinical Lead for Elderly Care, via Secretary Lorraine Basham on 0208 970 8402 or email: Khalid.haque@bhrhospitals.nhs.uk