Specialty Doctor – Adult Services
Salary: NHS Specialty Doctor Scale (depending on experience and current payscale) plus on call and weekend payments.
Hours: flexible to suit your work life balance includes on calls weekdays and weekends, possibility for school hours available.
ellenor is the provider of all-encompassing hospice care for both adults and children living in North Kent and Bexley. An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our clinical team at ellenor proving specialist palliative care to adults with a life limiting conditions across Dartford, Gravesend and Swanley. Medical input for our children’s service is via the tertiary centres and the child’s GP.
Are you a General Practitioner or doctor interested in developing further your skills in palliative medicine? Do you have a passion for ensuring patient and their families receive the best possible support when facing a life limiting condition? Come and be part of something amazing.
You must have full GMC registration, with at least 4 years postgraduate medical experience. We welcome applications from multiple specialties including General Practice.
We are looking for experienced doctors capable of delivering high quality patient care with opportunities within our Inpatient Ward, Outpatient clinics and across our Adult Community Services. You will work as part of our medical team providing specialist palliative care support; working alongside our muti professional team of experienced nurses and therapists focussed on enhancing quality of life. Involvement in teaching and audit/research is required, along with participation in the on call and weekend rota.
Reporting to the Director of Care, you will also work in conjunction with Supportive Care UK who provide Consultant input and educational support and development. In addition, you will receive monthly clinical supervision from experienced palliative care consultants via Supportive Care UK.
An enhanced DBS check will be required.
NHS Pension scheme members can transfer in their pension.
For an informal discussion, contact Linda Coffey Director of Care on 01474 320007 or by email Linda.email@example.com
To apply please upload your CV with a supporting statement or complete our application form and submit via the apply button or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing date: 16th December 2022
ellenor is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to providing a fair and equitable workplace, where everyone is treated equally without discrimination.
ellenor is a charity registered in England and Wales (1121561), and a company limited by guarantee (6302132). Registered office at Coldharbour Road, Gravesend, Kent. DA11 7HQ