Locum Consultant in Respiratory and General Medicine

NHS National Services Scotland
£70,000 - £99,999
26 Sep 2020
28 Sep 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
Raigmore Hospital, Inverness

Locum Consultant Physician in General Medicine

with an interest in Respiratory Medicine

Raigmore Hospital, InvernessLocum Consultant Physician in Respiratory Medicine and General Medicine Fixed Term for 12 Months

Ref: MS15031121

An exciting opportunity for a Consultant Physician has arisen within the General Medical and Respiratory team based at Raigmore Hospital.

The Respiratory Unit is a progressive department which has benefitted from relocation to carefully designed facilities on the top floor of the hospital. There is a team of medical staff, specialist nurses and AHPs who collectively deliver services covering sleep/NIV, cystic fibrosis, lung cancer, and a pleural procedure service.

This post includes a responsibility for Respiratory Medicine and General Medicine, and offers the challenge of delivering high quality health care to patients living in remote locations, including performing peripheral clinics.

The Highlands offer a unique environment for a variety of leisure activities, and good schools and facilities for families.

This post is offered as 10 Programmed Activities per week, and includes on-call work, the details of which are indicated in the job description and job plan, however applications from individuals who wish to work flexibly are welcome.

Applicants must be on the GMC Specialist Register for General Medicine, with a Licence to Practise or be within 6 months of being eligible for the Specialist Register at the time of interview.

Informal enquiries should be directed to Dr Stephen Thomas, Consultant Respiratory Physicianor email or Dr Duncan Scott, Clinical Director for Medicineor email

Completed applications should be submitted viaour website https://apply.jobs.scot.nhs.uk/

Closing date for applications is: Thursday 15th October 2020