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Locum Consultant in Stroke Medicine

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

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NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Fixed Term 12 months
Full Time
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Royal Preston Hospital
£77,913 to £105,042 pa
20/03/2019 23:59

We wish to recruit a high calibre Locum Consultant in Stroke Medicine to join the Stroke Services team within the Medical Long Term Conditions Clinical Business Unit. You will contribute to the provision of high quality stroke care and Stroke Research at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust and partners.

You will be involved in the delivery of acute stroke and rehabilitative stroke care. This will include commitments on the Acute Stroke and Stroke Rehabilitation Units, rapid-access TIA clinic and participation in the on-call rota for stroke, which includes delivery of a 24-hour thrombolysis service.

You will have enthusiasm and proven experience in stroke, and be able to work effectively as part of a multi-disciplinary team. You will need to have strong leadership and communication skills coupled with a burning desire to improve and succeed. In return, you will benefit from working in a high performing Stroke team and service in which you will be supported to further develop those skills.



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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

Informal enquiries and requests to visit the hospitals are welcome and should be made with Dr K Hari Bhaskar, Clinical Director of Stroke Medicine (01257 245286)

If you have problems applying, contact

01257 245521