Locum Consultant Palliative Medicine

West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust

Consultant Palliative Medicine

This exciting new post will join two part time palliative medicine consultants at the trust. Although the post is full time, part time working would be considered.

The role will include delivering on the trust’s palliative and end of life strategy as well as working collaboratively with other specialist palliative care partners within West Hertfordshire within the acute trust, community and independent hospice setting to provide seamless care to patients with palliative care needs.

The post holder will be based within the specialist palliative care at West Herts NHS Trust based at Watford General Hospital.

Hertfordshire is a highly desirable place to live and work with excellent, fast transport links to London and the rest of the country. It is also within easy reach of Heathrow, Luton and Stanstead airports. The county has many outstanding schools, thriving urban centres and large expanses of unspoilt countryside as well as areas of great historical importance.

Applicants must have current UK Full professional registration with General Medical Council and relevant experience in Palliative Medicine. Possession of a CCT in Palliative Medicine (or associated specialty) or be within 6 months of obtaining CCT at time of interview.

For more information and informal visits please contact Dr Sarah Klinger (sklinger@peacehospicecare.org.uk) on 01923 330330 or Dr Sharon Chadwick on 01442 869550


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