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Stroke Medicine
Fixed Term
10 PA's - Full Time
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Mid Essex Hospital Services NHS Trust
Employer type
Trust Wide
£76,761 to £103,490
19/02/2018 23:59
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Consultant in Stroke Medicine


Mid Essex Hospitals Trust is a District General Hospital in the East of England providing acute services to the people of the Mid Essex region and has a positive and successful approach to developing and delivering excellence in health care.

At our best we are a kind, professional, positive, team and these are reflected in the Trust's values and behaviours. The Trust believes in investing in our staff and helping them to uphold our values to the highest standard.

Employing over 4,000 people with vast amount of experience, skill and expertise, employee performance is something we pride ourselves on and we are always looking to welcome new individuals to our dynamic and caring staff community.

Situated in the heart of Essex, Broomfield Hospital is conveniently located in the City of Chelmsford, Essex just 35 minutes train journey to London Liverpool Street and 30 minutes to London Stansted Airport. Chelmsford offers vibrant options for shopping and leisure activities as well as a variety of family friendly attractions. Essex boasts unrivaled countryside, wonderful surrounding parks and landscapes as well as a vast coasltline.


Applications are invited for a Consultant post in Stroke medicine. This is a replacement post following retirement of the previous post holder. You will join in as part of an enthusiastic team of 3 Consultant full time Stroke Consultants based at Broomfield Hospital, Chelmsford. Participation in the General Medical on call rota could also be accommodated
The department provides specialist Stroke services to a population of 350,000, with a 24/7 thrombolysis service and 32 Stroke beds. The Trust was recently recognised as the top performing stroke service in the country for ensuring that patients access the stroke unit in four hours.
We are based in a newly enhanced integrated hospital site, with excellent links with community services. Broomfield Hospital also has strong links with Anglia Ruskin University’s Science Campus and London-based research & educational networks. Anglia Ruskin is set to become a Medical school in 2018 and we have a vastly expanding Research department with an interest in Stroke Medicine.

The Trust has a reputation for providing high quality well-structured care in a friendly and supportive environment. We are looking for dynamic colleagues with enthusiasm and leadership qualities. You should be able to lead a multidisciplinary team. You are required to be in possession of your MRCP, licensed and fully registered with the GMC and be on the Specialist Register for both General Medicine and Stroke or within six months of achieving this.
We are an equal opportunity employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community.

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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

Dr. Ramanathan Kirthivasan - Lead Stroke Consultant and Clinical Director on

Dr Gerald Clesham - Clinical Director on