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LAS Geriatric Trainee

NHS Medical & Dental: Core Trainee (CT1/2)

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NHS Medical & Dental: Core Trainee (CT1/2)
Fixed Term - 6 months
Full Time 40 hours per week
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King George Hospital
£37,191 pa
22/11/2018 23:59

Do you want to be part of an innovative, dynamic organisation that is committed to delivering the best care by the best people? We are looking to appoint people who are as passionate about high quality care as we are.

NELFT provides award winning community and mental healthcare for over 2 million people. We work to ensure our patients, their friends and family, feel confident that their health needs are well met. With an excellent reputation for research and development, our skilled health professionals are at the cutting edge of evidence-based innovation, opening up the possibilities for better ways of working and delivery of care.

We are committed to the delivering the best care for our patients. The successful candidate will share this commitment and demonstrate our Trust values.

We are committed to continuous learning to improve patient outcomes so this means that we are also committed to the professional development of our workforce. We want to ensure you have the opportunity to grow and progress within NELFT, so take the first step on this journey by joining us now.

A fantastic opportunity has become available within our Intermediate Care Service to add to our medical team on Foxglove ward, King George Hospital following a recent medical consultation. The successful candidate will join our team in providing excellent care and rehabilitation for patients on Foxglove ward.

This is a LAS post with out of hours on-call opportunity. There is an office with access to IT and Medical Secretarial/PA services based on the Goodmayes Hospital site for work in relation to Foxglove Ward.

Service details and duties are contained in the Job Description. Main duties (non-exhaustive) include: daily ward round reviews, attending MDT meetings, carrying out delegated duties in the absence of the consultant, liaising with other professionals in patient care, referring to other services as appropriate, participating in cross-cover arrangements with medical colleagues, engaging in clinical governance activities and maintaining personal professional development.


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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

Dr Olumide Okoro, Associate Medical Director

Telephone: 0300 555 1201 ext. 67961