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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 06/08/2021.

Consultant Physician in Stroke or Rehab Medicine

Job Reference: 370-MEDCCOE-2680A

Employer:
Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Care of the Elderly
Location:
Warrington
Salary:
£82,096 to £110,683 pa

We are WHH an NHS Foundation Trust acknowledged as providing a positive learning environment and proud to be recognised as a Teaching Hospital. WE provide a first-class service from our two acute (secondary) care hospitals across two sites in the boroughs of Warrington and Halton, supporting a diverse population of 330,000. It has approximately 4,700 staff and an annual turnover of c.£317m.

The majority of our emergency care and complex surgical care is based at Warrington Hospital. The Halton Hospital site is home to the Nightingale Building, a centre of excellence for routine surgery, and the Captain Sir Tom Moore Building, housing our orthopaedic surgery services.

Our mission is to be Outstanding for our patients, our communities and each other.

We pride ourselves in being consciously inclusive and enjoy working with and for the diverse community we serve, employing a high calibre of skilled staff, reflective of our communities.

Our vision is to continue to deliver high quality, safe and sustainable health and care services to the local population of Warrington, Halton and beyond. Our approach to healthcare is founded on our five core values; Working Together, Excellence, Inclusive, Kind, Embracing Change

As an applicant or employee of WHH you have our commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion, it’s the way we work! Our beliefs and culture insist that no job applicant or employee will receive less favourable treatment from the start of the employment journey. WHH is also an Armed Forces Friendly organisation and welcomes applications from members of the Military Veteran and Armed Forces Community.

Working at WHH means joining a team of 4,000+ professional and support staff who local people look to, to keep them well and support their well-being. If you embrace these values and are motivated to making a difference to our patients, we'll look forward to receiving your application.


Consultant Physician in Stroke or Rehab Medicine

Specialty: Integrated Medicine & Community Clinical Business Unit

A great opportunity has arisen for a Consultant Physician in Stroke or Rehab Medicine Consultant to join the WHH team.

Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust provides services to an area of approximately 100 square miles with a population of 309,295 (Halton 118,215 and Warrington 191,080) within Cheshire and Merseyside on two hospital sites.

Thank you for showing an interest in coming to work with us.

The recruitment and retention of a high quality consultant workforce is at the very heart of our strategy to deliver high quality care to our patients and be the employer of choice for all members of the multi-professional team. In the midst of all the current challenges facing the NHS, it is an exciting time to be thinking about joining us.

We are looking to strengthen our Care of Elderly team with Consultants who want to play a leading role in helping us make the transformations for a clinically and financially sustainable future. This can be through a combination of direct clinical care (with or without a sub-specialty interest), management and leadership, quality improvement or research. Education, training and looking after our post-graduate trainees and students is extremely important to us. Essentially, we are looking to align our goals with your career aspirations and see ourselves as being very flexible with job-plans in the important pursuit of a good work-life balance. We invite you to join an environment where each individual will be inspired and empowered to be the best they can be. This is a really exciting time to join the WHH team.




This job advert may close as soon as sufficient applications have been received, therefore please apply for this job as soon as you can, if interested.

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The Trust operates a Smoke Free Policy which does not permit smoking within the Trust premises and grounds/site.

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Depending on the classification of the post, in-line with DBS guidelines, a Standard or Enhanced disclosure will be required which may include a check of the ‘Vulnerable Adults List’, the ‘Children’s List’ and/or the Independent Safeguarding Authorities (ISA’s) barred lists.

A charge of £60 (Enhanced) will be made by the successful candidate which will be deducted from the first 3 months’ salary. In addition to this, you will also be required to re-pay any future costs that may arise in relation to DBS fees.


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From 6 April 2017, Tier 2/skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement.

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