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Specialty Doctor in Palliative Medicine

NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor

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Palliative Medicine
NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor
Fixed Term
6 Sessions
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Ysbyty Gwynedd
£39,251 - £73,195 pro rata
20/06/2019 23:59

If you relish a challenge, have a passion to help others or simply fancy a fresh start, then Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board (BCUHB)  North Wales, has all the right ingredients. The largest health organisation in Wales, providing a full range of primary, community, mental health, acute and elective hospital services for a population of around 700,000, across North Wales . Join our team and get the support you need, in line with our Organisational Values and ‘Proud to Lead’ competence framework.


Enjoy being part of working with engaged leadership at all levels, and be assured we are committed to promoting equality and diversity, and are proud to welcome applicants under the “Disability Confident Employer” scheme. We also offer a number of family-friendly benefits, including childcare voucher schemes, work-life balance policies and on-site crèche facilities. Visit our web site today:


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Applications may be submitted in Welsh.  Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.



Specialty Doctor in Palliative Medicine

Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board


We are looking for a dynamic, motivated and enthusiastic Palliative Medicine Specialty Doctor to join the North Wales specialist palliative care team.


This is a 6 month fixed term specialty doctor role within the Palliative Medicine department.  The appointee should have previous experience in specialist palliative medicine and will work with the senior medical staff and clinical nurse specialists as part of the Specialist Palliative Care Team, depending on clinical experience and interests, to support both community and inpatient services in North West Wales.  This is a part-time position, of six sessions per week initially, based with the team in West.


Opportunities exist for those keen to pursue research and education/teaching interests via well-established links with Bangor and Glyndwr Universities. 

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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

Applicants are encouraged to discuss the role with Dr Helen Mitchell (Consultant and Clinical Director for Palliative Care) 01286 662775