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  • Advert number: 354219-0
  • Posted Date: 25/03/14
  • Closing Date: 15/04/14

2GETHER NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

Consultant Occupational Health Physician – Working Well

Salary: £75,249 – £100,451 per annum
Sessions per week: 10

Reference: 327-14-060

Make us better.

We’re pretty healthy already. We’re very healthy actually. As a progressive business unit we already successfully manage an extensive list of clients from different sectors, and continue to attract new commissioners each year. We’re a bright team who are constantly striving for quality improvement and we embrace new technology to make our jobs that little bit easier. But we still don’t feel we are quite at full fitness yet and want you to help us get there.

This role offers an exciting opportunity to lead a highly regarded, innovative NHS team providing a comprehensive range of proactive occupational health services, located in the beautiful counties of Gloucestershire and Herefordshire.

You will provide clinical leadership to a multidisciplinary professional team, which places a positive emphasis on the health and wellbeing agenda. You will work alongside an enthusiastic and forward thinking Service Director, sharing operational and management responsibilities, including the management of other doctors within the service.

Working Well, hosted by 2gether NHS Foundation Trust, provides occupational health services to NHS staff in Gloucestershire and Herefordshire and to a wide variety of other public and private sector organisations. There are excellent links with other NHS occupational health services within the region, providing opportunities for audit and peer support.

Working Well has experienced successful growth over several years. A positive and committed consultant is now required to continue the ongoing development of the service both in terms of growth and innovation. With mental health problems being identified as a major cause of absence in the NHS, this position provides a fantastic opportunity to capitalise on the expertise available within the Trust to develop new strategic approaches. We also will expect you to contribute towards our ambition to achieve SEQOHS accreditation in 2014/15.

So is this you? Are you excited by new challenges and innovative healthcare? Are you capable of offering practical solutions with a can-do attitude? If so then maybe you can make us better?

Qualifying consultants who are within 6 months of completing their Certificate of Completion of training are welcome to apply.

For informal enquiries please contact: Chris Woon – Service Director – Working Well - on 0300 422 5165, or Carol Sparks Director of Organisational Development - on 01452 894076.

Please visit www.jobs.nhs.uk for more information or to apply for this role.

Closing date: 15th April 2014.
Interview date: 30th May 2014.

Mental & Social Healthcare

354219-0