Salary - £88,364 - £119,133
Location – South East
Duration – Fixed Term 1 Year
As a Consultant in General Medicine in the NHS you’ll be working in an exciting, fast paced and fulfilling environment where no two days will ever be the same. You’ll spend the majority of your time working between an acute medical unit, medical admissions unit and a medical ward managing patients with a wide range of clinical problems. Vital to your success will be your ability to accurately diagnose patients, manage uncertainty, deal with co-morbidities (complex medical problems involving multiple symptoms and conditions) and recognise when the opinion and intervention of another specialist is required. Every day you’ll:
If you’re an overseas Consultant, a newly qualified UK trained consultant, looking to complete your CESR as a Locum Consultant or an experienced Speciality Doctor who is ready to step up this Trust in the South East of England are looking to support and develop the next stage in your career.
Your clinical duties will be as an NHS Consultant in General Medicine supporting the team of Consultants and Juniors across the Integrated and Acute Medicine Division. Subspeciality interests are welcomed as you will have a broad exposure to a mixture of varied departments across the division. Experience of working with Elderly Care, Diabetes and Endocrinology, Respiratory or Stroke Medicine would all be welcomed.
Clinical and operational management forms part of the role and you will be expected to be involved as a leader in your career working across a multidisciplinary team. Equally you should be ready and prepared to work independently when required. The job itself will be consist of:
The South East of England is one of the most desirable areas of the UK. With close links to London and the added benefit of lower costs of living than the capital city, you will enjoy an excellent quality of life. You will also enjoy:
The cost of living in the UK is changing with higher inflation than we have experienced in recent years. London and city centre locations remain the most expensive places to live however this post has easy access to city life for the weekends but balanced with much more reasonable costs of living and housing. Many people previously living in the UK’s capital and major city centres are relocating outwardly to these kind of location to escape the high costs.
A reasonably sized hospital with a thriving Acute Medicine Unit and well-equipped sub-speciality units. You will feel well supported as the Trust is well staffed and not too busy whilst still being able to see a wide range of cases to keep your skills up to date. The CQC recently reported this hospital as ‘Good’ and they see only positive things for the future of the Trust.
If you are making an international move, this Trust has an excellent reputation for onboarding and supporting international medical graduates with their move to the NHS. You’ll have a supportive welcome as well as a settling in period where there will be minimal expectation to perform out of hours duties until you are feeling ready and equipped with all policies and procedures.
In order to apply for this role you will need:
As well as the above, the following are also desirable, though not necessarily essential:
When choosing to apply for your next role with BDI Resourcing, you’ll have the full support of an expert recruitment team who will assist, as standard, with:
Once you have accepted your new role, you’ll then be met by one of our dedicated relocation executives who will guide you through all the way to starting to your new role including:
If you wish to apply for this vacancy or if you would like to discuss your search for work and seek advice on other available posts then please send a copy of your most recent CV to [email protected] and one of the team will be in touch to discuss your options.
We look forward to hearing from you and wish you all the best with your job search.