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Consultant - Palliative Care Medicine

£97,000 - £108,000

Job Description

New opportunity for a Consultant in Palliative Medicine to join an excellent University Hospital in the North East of England. 

The new appointee will be joining a forward looking team within an integrated acute and community service.

Department overview:

This Specialist Palliative Care Service is well integrated with all major tertiary specialties across the hospital, This specialty interface embraces Critical Care, Oncology, Neurosciences, Renal Unit and the Regional Spinal Injuries Centre.

There is excellent close support from colleagues across the Trust, both in the acute and community settings.

The Specialist Palliative Care Integrated Service provides an holistic consulting service giving advice, guidance and support on the breadth of physical, psychological, social and spiritual issues to patients with potentially life-limiting conditions and also support to their relatives and carers.

The majority of the work supports patients with advanced or late stage disease but there is an important role for the specialty in supporting patients who may ultimately be cured.

Local area:

Working in the North East offers an excellent quality of life.  This area boasts great transport links with easy access to a beautiful coastline, countryside and a great range of local amenities. Good schools are a prominent feature and property costs are excellent, making this a very attractive area for families. 

Requirements for the post:

UK based applicants: 

  • CCT or within 6 months of CESR
  • Consultant experience in Palliative Care
EEA Candidates: 
  • Specialisation 
  • Consultant Experience in Palliative Care
Non-EEA Candidates: 
  • MRCP
  • Consultant experience in Palliative Care

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