Permanent Consultant in Acute Medicine with CESR support

Dorset and Somerset

21 Jun 2021 Permanent

£82,096 - £110,683


The Position

We are seeking an enthusiastic Acute Physician to continue the developments within acute medicine to support the Trust in improving how it handles patients arriving for potential admission with the aim of delivering timely safe care as well as increasing the numbers of early discharges. This post holder will be part of the acute medicine team that supports Acute admissions pathways, including care of medical patients as a post take role within the Emergency Department.

This post will help to continue to facilitate the change from a traditional firm-based rolling rota for admissions to an acute medicine pattern with new admissions being assessed early by consultants, identified as short stay, or in need of specialty input and placed as such.

The post is advertised as a 10 PA post, but candidates wishing to be considered for a position with fewer sessions are welcome to apply. There will be an opportunity to provide outpatient clinics based on the successful applicant’s area of specialty. The appointment of this position will be part of the 1 :11 current consultant on call rota.

Health Service

The General Hospital accommodates 28 Acute Care inpatient beds, an Ambulatory Care Centre and a busy Emergency Department.

The Location

South West England

Essential Criteria

Applicants must be on the GMC Specialist Register or within 6 months of their CCT, however non-UK applicants wishing to apply for specialist registration could be consider on a fixed term basis. The trust will fully support overseas candidates looking to attain CESR in the UK.

The Package

£82,096 - £110,683

Skilled Worker (Tier 2) Visa Certificate of Sponsorship

CESR Support 

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