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Specialty Doctor in Neuro-rehabilitation

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Specialty Doctors in Neuro-rehabilitation (2 posts available)

Full time/part time opportunity

40 hours per week, 1:6 on-call commitment (pro rota).

These posts are for an initial 12 month fixed term with the possibility of extending.

The Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability is a non-profit, medical charity, a hospital and home, based in Putney, South West London. We provide both short and long-term specialist services (assessment, rehabilitation and disability management) for adults with profound or complex disabilities resulting from damage to the brain or nervous system. Through these services, we seek to enable people with profound neuro-disability to enjoy an optimal quality of life.

Applications are invited for a highly motivated Specialty Doctor in brain injury rehabilitation. These are full/part time, substantial appointment for 10 programmed activities (40 hours) per week, Monday to Friday with a 1 in 6 on-call commitment (pro rota). The posts are suitable for job share.

The Specialty Doctor is encouraged to play an active role in all aspects of the assessment and management of patients. The particular role of the Specialty Doctor is to provide continuity of medical care, day-to-day management of the in-patient service, report preparation and close liaison with the Hospital’s friendly interdisciplinary team. The post holders will be working closely with consultants in neurological rehabilitation.

Applicants must hold full registration with the GMC. In addition, experience and familiarity with UK hospital systems and practices or equivalent is essential. Experience in neurological rehabilitation or in a relevant specialty is desirable.

The hospital offers the applicant the opportunity to contribute to the continuing development of the specialist services for individuals with complex disabilities and opportunities to be involved in research, expansion of knowledge in a specialist clinical setting. In addition, we offer a good work-life balance, an optional private health-care scheme (salary sacrifice), access to a number of health & well-being services including physiotherapy, counselling, on-site yoga, free on-site parking, on-site accommodation, a subsidised staff restaurant, café and coffee shop, a professional library, child-care vouchers scheme, free eye-sight tests, and a generous staff pension scheme.

To discuss the role further please contact Dr. Kudret Yelden, Lead Consultant Physician for Governance, Education and Training on extension 4508 or Maysa Tachmedova, Recruitment Manager on  ( Phone number removed )  ext5255.

Closing date: 31st October 2016

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