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  • Advert number: 307065-0
  • Posted Date: 05/07/12
  • Closing Date: 03/08/12

FORTH VALLEY NHS BOARD
CONSULTANT
NEUROLOGIST
Part time
Seven Programmed Activities (PAs)
Salary: £74,504-£100,446 per annum pro rata
Reference: 0612331
Applications are invited for a part time Consultant Neurologist post to join our Service comprising two full time Neurologists and one Reader/ Honorary Consultant Neurologist. Neurology Services in Forth Valley are part of the Regional Neurology Service with Tertiary Services based at the Department of Clinical Neurosciences at the Western General Hospital, Edinburgh. Your base will be at Forth Valley Royal Hospital, and with colleagues at the Western General Hospital, Edinburgh.
 Forth Valley is located in central Scotland, with Edinburgh, Glasgow and the Highlands all easily accessible.
 The successful candidate will join three Consultant Neurologists in Forth Valley providing General Neurology. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to be involved in the provision of a Subspecialist Service if desired. It is expected that two PAs per week will be spent in the Department of Clinical Neurosciences in Edinburgh, a large Neuroscience Centre with 14 Consultant and Honorary Consultant Neurologists, to facilitate academic activity and to pursue any subspecialty interest if applicable.
 Candidates will be expected to have a wide range of experience in General Neurology, and possess the MRCP (UK). Applicants must be within six months of their Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) date at interview. A higher degree, MD or PhD, and a subspecialty interest would be an advantage.
 To discuss the post contact: Dr Malcolm Macleod, Clinical Lead for Neurology, telephone: 07786 265166 or email: malcolm.macleod@nhs.net or Dr Peter Murdoch, Associate Medical Director, Intermediate Care and Rehabilitation Unit, telephone: 01786 434000, page 549 or email: peter.murdoch@nhs.net
 Job descriptions are available from: Career Grade, Medical Workforce Team, 1st Floor, Eurohouse, Wellgreen Place, Stirling FK8 2DJ. Telephone: 01786 431163 or email: FV-UHB.medicalworkforcerecruitment@nhs.net
 Applications in the form of a comprehensive curriculum vitae (eight copies) providing names and addresses of three referees (one of whom should be your current or most recent employer), details of General Medical Council (GMC) registration and licence to practise, and Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) or Certificate of Eligibility of Specialist Registration (CESR)(CP) (or evidence of eligibility to apply) should be submitted to the above address by Friday, 3rd August 2012. Interview date: Tuesday, 2nd October 2012. Please quote reference 0612331. An equal opportunities employer.
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