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Job summary

Main area
Acute Medicine
Grade
Consultant
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time: 10 sessions per week (10 sessions)
Job ref
040-CON436-CF
Employer
Aneurin Bevan University Health Board
Employer type
NHS
Site
Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, and Nevill Hall Hospital, Abergavenny, SE Wales
Town
Newport and Abergavenny
Salary
£79,957 - £103,806
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
08/02/2021 23:59

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Consultant Acute Physician

Consultant

If you are successful at interview for this post you will receive your conditional offer of appointment and information pack via email.

 

We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post. If you are short listed for this post, you will be contacted via your email account you used to apply for this post, therefore please check your account regularly.

 

Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English

 

Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.

 

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board support flexible working.

Please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any time should it be filled via the internal redeployment process

 

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board

Medical & Dental Recruitment

 Full Time  (10 Sessions)

Consultant Acute Care Physician

Anticipated Start Date: Immediate

 Based at the Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, or Nevill Hall Hospital, Abergavenny SE Wales

Closing Date for Applications: 8th February 2021

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the acute medical team. You could be joining an enthusiastic, vibrant team during an ambitious reconfiguration of acute medical services. There is support to increase the consultant workforce with further substantive positions across the Health Board. We welcome applicants with a specialty interest and a desire to work flexibly to maintain work-life balance.

The successful applicants will join an established team of 10 physicians working in acute medicine who work flexibly to include both specialist interests and a work-life balance. We aim for a team of dedicated and enthusiastic physicians to manage medical patients at the front door 7 days per week.

The Health Board actively supports consultant doctors to undertake funded 3 month formal sabbaticals through an annual application process.

Free parking is available across all Aneurin Bevan University Health Board Sites.

Those wishing to discuss the post informally in the first instance or arrange a visit to the department should contact Dr Llifon Edwards, Consultant Acute Physician and Clinical Director, 01633 234053.

This position involves Regulated Activity with children and adults as defined by the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act (amended by the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012) and the following checks will be undertaken following any conditional offer:

Enhanced check with barred list information, including an adults and children’s barred list check

Applicants must hold full registration and a licence to practice with the GMC.

Candidates for Consultant posts must also be on the GMC Specialist Register (including via CESR/European Community Rights) or will have a CCT/CESR(CP) date within 6 months of interview.

This post is not included on the current UK Shortage Occupation List and is subject to the rules outlined in the attachment ‘Resident Labour Market Test Guidance’.

A relocation package is  available.

 Vacancy Ref: 040-CON436-CF                 

Closing Date for Applications: 8th February 2021

Published on NHS Jobs and Trac:  1st December 2020

Published in BMJ: 5th December 2020

Interview Date:  9th March 2021

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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.

Welsh language skills are not necessary

Documents to download

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Further details / informal visits contact

Those wishing to discuss the post informally in the first instance or arrange a visit to the department should contact Dr Paul Mizen, Divisional Director, 01633 656342.

Apply online now