The department are looking for a dedicated, motivated Doctor to join a team of 7 full time substantive Consultants. This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to work in a warm, friendly, career driven team! You will have the opportunity to go through CESR to become on the   specialist register.

On top of this, there is an opportunity to take on an Educational Supervisor role!

Main Duties:

  • The applicant will be responsible for the assessment, investigation, and management of patients
  • You will be play a large role in providing clinical leadership and senior decision making within Geriatric and Frailty team
  • Take responsibility for the management of patients admitted to his/her specialty Elderly Care ward
  • Subspecialty Interests are welcomed in this department.
  • Participate in the outpatient clinics
  • On call and weekend work, you will cover Acute Frailty on call but this does not involve doing GIM or night cover.
  • On call frequency is 1:6
  • An opportunity to take on a Educational Supervisor role.
  • There are currently 4 Doctors going through CESR now in the department.
  • Leadership roles are encouraged and active participation in teaching, quality improvement and research encouraged

The Location:

You will be based in a ‘Mega City’ in the heart of the south east of England, making it extremely easy to travel to London. It also benefits from being on the coast, close to beautiful seaside destinations.

The housing prices are affordable compared to central London, whether its finding a 1 bed property to finding a house for you and your family – there will always be something within your budget.

This location boasts all about greenery, being the home of beautiful parks, it is popular for those who like riding bikes, going for walk and nature! It is also home to very friendly and diverse community, feeling very homely and making it easy to meet new people and make new friends!

Overall, it offers a excellent quality of life for those who are looking for an affordable, vibrant, friendly area for you and your family.

The Hospital:

The Elderly care department has 10 substantive consultants and 2 locum consultants. They provide input to elderly care / Acute Frailty Unit / Orthogeriatric and a range of outpatient as well as community-based services.

Each ward has full staffing complement. The Elderly Care team currently provide a wide range of hospital and community-based services including Acute Frailty, Stroke, Ortho-geriatric services as well as Parkinson’s disease clinics. Also, an exciting brand new 22 bedded Acute Frailty Unit has just opened!

With access to a comprehensive library this gives you the maximum chance to keep you knowledge up to date and allows staff to keep abreast of the latest research developments in any specialty.


The team are looking for individuals with senior decision making capability, strong management and leadership skills, and effective communication in a busy acute setting.

To apply for this position, you will need the following:

  • Full MRCP or equivalent
  • GMC registration with a license to practice or in the final stages
  • Experience as a senior clinician – Consultant, Specialist, Specialty Doctor etc.
  • UK experience is desirable

How to Apply

To apply for this role, simply send your CV through to [email protected] and one of our specialist medicine team can pick it up. If you have any questions or would like to know more, please email your queries through to the same address and one of our team will be in touch.  

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