This is a replacement post for one of our NHS Consultant positions with on call in stroke and an option to join the Acute Medical rota as suits. Weekend working Apply
in 5.5 -6. Out of hours is supported by Neurology StRs and a 24/7 Acute Stoke Nurse rota. SNAP rating B.
The initial contract is for 6 months with possibility of extension.
Stroke at CUH is a highly regarded service benefiting from excellent integration between Medicine and Neurology within a comprehensive Neurosciences Centre offering 'in hours' thrombectomy and Neurosurgery. There is a busy research unit recruiting to complex trials using multimodal imaging.
You will be fully registered with the GMC and ideally have a CCT in General Medicine or Acute Medicine or be within six months of award of CCT at the time of interview. Applications are welcomed from those unable to work full time for personal reasons or those wishing to job-share.
The applicant must have demonstrable skills in listening, reading, writing and speaking in English that enable effective communication about medical topics with patients and colleagues, as set out in the GMC's Good Medical Practice (2013). Non-UK applicants must possess the IELTS/OET exam before obtaining a GMC licence to practice.
Full Registration and a Licence to Practice with the General Medical Council at time of application is required.
Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Visas and Immigration department requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.
From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement.
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
Informal enquiries about this post should be addressed to Eoin O'Brien, Consultant Physician in Stroke for ( Apply