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Locum Consultant Geriatrician with special interest in Syncope and Perioperative Care

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

Main area
Geriatric Medicine
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Full Time
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Nevill Hall Hospital
£85,488 per annum (pro rata for part time)
08/07/2018 23:59

If you are successful at interview for this post you will receive your conditional offer of appointment and information pack via email.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post. If you are short listed for this post, you will be contacted via your email account you used to apply for this post, therefore please check your account regularly.

Gwahoddir ymgeiswyr i wneud cais yn Gymraeg, ni fydd unrhyw gais a gyflwynir drwy gyfrwng y Gymraeg yn cael ei drin yn llai ffafriol na cheisiadau a wneir yn y Saesneg

All applicants are invited to apply in welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.



An exciting opportunity has arisen for the locum position of Consultant Geriatrician for a period of up to 6 months. The successful applicant will work in a team of 8 Consultant Physicians with 4 Consultants based at Nevill Hall Hospital. The team provides a comprehensive geriatrician service to a catchment population of over 550,000.

The Directorate of Older Adult Medicine sits within the Unscheduled Care Division of Aneurin Bevan University Health Board and is committed to delivering a modern, sustainable and patient-centered service. Geriatrician services at Nevill Hall Hospital are undertaken in the outpatients department. A dedicated tilt testing session is held in the Day Hospital. A Clinical Nurse Specialist supports the Stroke service at the Nevill Hall Hospital site. The inpatients under the care of the Geriatrician services are based on ward 4/3, a 32 bedded ward (COTE/gen med) shared between two Geriatricians.

Abergavenny is located in South-East Wales, within an easy 40 minutes commute from Cardiff, Bristol and Bath. It has good train and road access (M4/ M50), and is located immediately adjacent to the Brecon Beacons National Park (awarded the prestigious International Dark Sky Reserve status) as well as offering extensive activities and amenities.

Free parking is available across all Aneurin Bevan University Health Board Sites.

This position involves Regulated Activity with adults as defined by the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act (amended by the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012) and the following checks will be undertaken following any conditional offer:
Enhanced check with barred list information, including
- an adults barred list check

Applicants must be fully registered with the GMC and hold a Licence to Practice.

This post is not included on the current UK Shortage Occupation List and is subject to the rules outlined in the attachment ‘Resident Labour Market Test Guidance’.

Vacancy Ref 040-LCON213-R

Closing date for Applications: Midnight on 8th July 2018

published on NHS Jobs and Trac 11th June 2018


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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

Those wishing to discuss the post informally in the first instance or arrange a visit to the department should Dr Bella Richard, Clinical Director in Care of The Elderley, (01873 732156) or Richard Griffiths, Directorate Manager for Care of the Elderly and Stroke, (01633 234832).