Specialty Doctor in Stroke

Specialty Doctor

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Specialty Doctor
full time
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Southmead Hospital
Speciality Doctor
31/01/2018 23:59

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Stroke Specialty Doctor

(Full time, Substantive)

Applications are invited for a substantive, full time Specialty Doctor in Stroke to join an established, highly committed, multi-disciplinary team. Consideration will be given to GPs with special interest in Stroke as a job share. The essential requirement is that the appointee be expert in and committed to the care & management of stroke patients in all phases of their care, be committed to helping building a stroke centre of excellence both in patient care and research.

The successful applicant would join the current stroke team led by 4 stroke consultants, with support of extensive junior doctor team, Advanced Nurse Practitioners and clinical fellows who are leading the Trust’s Comprehensive Stroke Centre including both acute and rehabilitation services. The stroke service provides acute thrombolysis and TIA clinics 365 days per year. We have an excellent neurovascular interventional radiology service. This is a new post to the team.

North Bristol NHS Trust is the largest Trust in the South West and one of the largest in the UK. The post is based in Southmead Hospital. The Trust has teaching status and is linked with the University of Bristol and the University of the West of England. 

Full Registration with the GMC is also required and experience and familiarity with UK hospital systems and practices, or equivalent is essential.

If you are shortlisted we will contact you by email with details of your interview and you will need to confirm your attendance. Therefore it is important that you check your online account regularly. To access emails from us, please log into your Jobs account with NBT and on the homepage go to “My Progress Updates”.

Please note North Bristol NHS Trust will not pay interview expenses in connection with this post.

Closing date:  31 January 2018

Late applications will not be accepted. COMMITED TO EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Further details available from Dr Pearson contactable via his secretary on 0117 414 6698 or