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Specialty Doctor


Location: Oxford

Type: Fixed Term Contract

Hours: 16 hours per week, plus on call

Salary: £147.51 per 4 hour session

Closing Date: 24 Aug 2017


The Charity:

Helen & Douglas House cares for terminally ill children, young adults and their families through exceptional hospice care. We provide medical, emotional and practical support, helping families deal with the implications of living with a child who will die prematurely, so they can make the most of their time together. As a charity we rely almost entirely on donations to support our families.

The Role:

This is an exciting opportunity for a doctor to join our diverse medical team in providing palliative and supportive care to children and young adults with life-limiting illnesses.

We care for patients with a broad range of conditions and would welcome applicants from a range of specialties who are looking to broaden their experience with this patient group. We are looking for an enthusiastic, flexible professional who is keen to learn and develop their expertise on a 12 month Fixed term contract. 

For further details please see the job description.

 Helen & Douglas House offer the following benefits:

 • 30 days holiday (pro rata) increasing with service, plus bank holidays (pro rata)

• Childcare voucher scheme

• Cycle scheme

• Generous occupational sick pay and enhanced maternity provision

• Subsidised staff dining facilities

• We are a direction agency for the NHS Pension Scheme. Membership to the NHS pension scheme is available to employees who have contributed to the NHS pension scheme in the previous 12 months.

For more information please see the attached document on benefits.

What Next?

If, after reading this as well as the key requirements from the job description, you think this sounds like you then please apply following the instructions below:

Please complete the application process through Helen and Douglas House website, unfortunately we cannot accept any CV's by email or via other websites/Job boards.

The closing date for the vacancy is Thursday 24th August and the interviews will be held week commencing 4th September 2017.

Staff working for Helen & Douglas House are required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. Helen & Douglas House is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


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