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Medical Director /Consultant Palliative Care

Job Description

Role: Medical Director/Consultant
Location: Surrey,
Salary £100 K plus benefits

Wells-Brooks Associates are recruiting a talented Medical Director with experience in Palliative Medicine.

Our client provides inpatient and community based specialist palliative care for a population of approximately 360,000. They provide specialist palliative care to both cancer and non-­cancer patients.

This is a full time post comprising 10 Programmed Activities. As Medical Director your role is split 50/50 between direct patient contact and strategic management. 

Job Requirements
About you

The ideal candidate will have experience in Palliative Medicine in a variety of settings at a senior level, have strong team and strategic leadership skills and will possess or be eligible for CST in Palliative Medicine or on Specialist Register in Palliative Medicine.


You will be responsible for leading and managing a team of 3 Consultants, 2 Specialty Doctors and Doctors in Training.

It is essential you have the following to be considered

  • Full registration with GMC and membership with MDU / MPS or equivalent 
  • Higher medical qualification 
  • Experience of palliative care 
  • Entry on GMC Specialist Register via CCT (or proposed CCT date must be within 6 months of interview) or CESR or European Community Rights 
  • Demonstrate excellent ability in written / spoken English communication and capacity to adapt language as appropriate to the situation 
  • Strong team and strategic leadership skills 
  • Organisational skills / time management 
  • Fully trained Specialist in chosen field 
  • Experience of palliation of non-malignant disease 
  • Experience of Palliative Medicine in a variety of settings at a senior level 
  • Previous experience in a Consultant role 
  • Research interests 
  • Experience of participation in planning and delivery of teaching to a variety of healthcare professionals 

If your a Medical Director or Consultant looking for a rewarding career with a fantastic company then do not hesitate to contact Stuart Lee or Farrah Freeman on the Healthcare Team at Wells-Brooks Associates