St Rocco’s Hospice is looking for an enthusiastic individual to join their palliative care team as a Part Time Hospice Specialty Doctor with a Hospice held (not NHS) contract with similar terms and conditions to the NHS Specialty Doctor contract, the specific details of which will be discussed at interview.
This post in Palliative Medicine offers an opportunity for doctors wishing to have further experience in palliative and end of life care. The post will suit a doctor wishing to specialize in this field of medicine or a General Practitioner who has an interest in palliative medicine and wishes to develop this further the successful candidate will join a team of 2 Consultants, 2 Specialty Doctors, 1 full time advanced nurse practitioner & sessional GP’s.
St. Rocco’s Hospice is a registered charity and serves the people of Warrington, who support it very generously to the tune of £2.8 M per annum.
It is closely situated for Warrington hospital and the Postgraduate Centre, with a dedicated team including the Warrington Community Macmillan nurses. The team also have key relationship and support from NHS Warrington (CCG) and the Warrington division of Bridgewater Community NHS Trust.
The multidisciplinary team is established, dedicated, and focused on high quality care for patients.
The hospice has expanded its buildings and services. These include a new Vitality Centre, Outpatient and Therapies Centre and it now also has an education suite. The community MacMillan nurses are based at St Rocco’s Hospice.
Hours: 3 days per week. Working Monday, Wednesday & Thursdays. There will be a first on call weekend Rota on 1:4 basis, plus one night per week first on call. On call supplement will be paid as per national specialty doctor contract. To be discussed at interview.
Pay/Salary: Circa NHS Specialty Doctor Pay Scale, pay starting pay point 0 depending on experience etc. (pro-rata for part time hours). The specific details of which will be discussed at interview.
Interview Date: 09-12-2019 so apply today!
Please Note: This role may be removed before the original end date or extended without prior notice. Should we experience a high level of interest in the post; a vacancy will be expired early.