Competitive salary – with reference to the NHS Consultant pay scale
Thames Hospice is a state of the art, leading UK hospice providing specialist palliative and end-of-life care to adults and teenage & young adults (16 years onwards) with advanced life-limiting illnesses, as well as support for their loved ones and carers. Situated by Bray Lake, between Windsor and Maidenhead, the hospice is set in stunning grounds surrounded by landscaped gardens and breath-taking lake views. The hospice offers a unique range of services to meet the growing needs of our local community, acting as a regional hub for specialist palliative care services at our 28-bed inpatient unit, day therapy unit and community services.
The Hospice serves the diverse population of East Berkshire and South Buckinghamshire, and has excellent links with the local acute trust Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust.
This is an exciting time and a fantastic opportunity to join our organization, as we expand and develop our services to provide the best quality care and support to individuals and their families facing terminal illness and end of life.
We are seeking to appoint a Palliative Medicine Consultant to join the Palliative Medicine Consultant Team at Thames Hospice. This is a less than full time post with 7 PAs.
This post is mainly based at Thames Hospice delivering Specialist Palliative Medicine acrossEast Berkshire and South Buckinghamshire, providing consultant-led care to the hospice inpatient unit and community palliative care services including day hospice and outpatient services. As well as delivering consultant led clinical services the post holder will have opportunity to lead on service development projects or lead on medical education.
We offer a great range of employee schemes and benefits, including generous annual leave, free parking on-site, discounted meals in the on-site cafe, EAP, access to NHS pension scheme if eligible, Blue Light Discount Card and so much more!
To arrange an informal discussion and/or visit with Dr Jita Das, Medical Director, please contact Maria Harvey on 01753945616 or e-mail email@example.com.
The successful applicant will be subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure including Barred Lists.