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Job Description

Indigo Healthcare are interested in looking at CVs of doctors who are looking for opportunities at Locum Consultant level to join the Care of the elderly team at the Bedford district Hospitals NHS foundation Trust.

Fixed Term 12-month appointment.

Salary:

£82,096 to £110,683

Job Description:

We are looking to recruit dynamic clinicians to join the team and shape the expansion of services for Older and Complex adults. BHFT is a new organization, formed following the merger of Luton and Dunstable Foundation Trust and Bedford Hospital Trust and is driving to strengthen Frailty services on both sites.

The Trust is a value driven organization and wants all staff to Thrive, we firmly believe that we need to attract kind and capable staff. Our success comes from supporting, valuing, and developing our people as happy staff deliver outstanding patient care. We will support flexible hours to support those for example with young families and provide help to relocate to attract the staff with these values.

Location:

The town of Bedford is home to a cosmopolitan community, with a diverse population – you can find restaurants and shops inspired by cultures from all over the world, which give the town a truly international flavor. But it still has a traditional heart. Victorian influences are most noticeable along The Embankment or in Bedford Park, the town’s largest park. Bedford is a vibrant area to live in with an abundance of leisure opportunities for residents and visitors. There is a fantastic program of cultural events throughout the year.

Bedfordshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust cares for a population of around 620,000 people in and around Bedfordshire. The Trust has a workforce of approximately 8,000 staff and are the largest NHS employer in Bedfordshire. The Trust is a member of several well-developed clinical networks across Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire and surrounding areas, including the East of England cancer, cardiac and stroke networks. It is an arterial hub for vascular services (commissioned by NHS England) and part of the Beds, Herts, and Bucks Maxillofacial Network.

Qualifications

Essential Criteria:

  • Full GMC registration with a license to practice.
  • MRCP or equivalent
  • A broad range of knowledge in Care of The Elderly or a related field
  • Experience working as a consultant.

For More Information:

If this opportunity is of interest to you then please get in touch with me at Jordan.kerrigan@indigohealthcare.co.uk or call me on – 07818556096