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Locum Forensic Doctors Required

Job Field:
Doctor Jobs
Speciality:
Accident and Emergency/A&E Jobs, Alcohol/Drug Dependence & Substance Misuse Jobs, Acute Medicine Jobs
Doctor & Nurse Grade Type:
Unspecified
Doctor & Nurse Grade:
Unspecified
Country:
England
Region:
Northumberland
Contract Type:
Locum
Currency:
£
Salary:
500 to 600 per day
Salary Description:
+£40 Hotel Expenses +half of indemnity covered
Posted:
23-Sep-16
Recruiter:
Prestige Recruitment
Job Ref:
JO0000000112

Prestige Recruitment Specialists are looking to recruit a pool of excellent Doctors who have experience working within police custody units. The role is based in Newcastle, but you may live anywhere in the UK as hotel expenses are covered.

The Role:
You will be supported by a team of Custody Nurses - usually 2-3.
-To examine detainees for their fitness for detention or interview
-To examine those suspected of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
-You may be required to investigate into deaths which have occurred within the custody suite, this is then referred to the GMC.
-To produce reports and detailed analysis of each case where injuries have been sustained.
-From time to time, you may be required to attend court hearings.

Essential Requirements:
-Clean Driving Licence and access to a car.
-Full GMC with a licence to practice and NO restrictions.
-Eligibility to work in the UK
-You must have been a resident in the UK for the past 3 years.
-Experience in A&E, acute medicine or you may have worked extensively with mental health care patients, or patients that have been under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
-Valid Professional Insurance
-Had an appraisal within the last 12 months.
-Have a minimum of four years post registration clinical experience in a relevant specialty.
-Demonstrable skills in listening, reading, writing and speaking English.
-Certificate of Immediate Life Support within the last year.
-Certificate of completion of Safeguarding Children &Young People to Level 3.
-Certificate of attendance at a FFLM approved Forensic Medicine Training Course.

Plus one or more of the following qualifications and previous clinical experience in Forensic Medicine would be preferred, but not essential:

- Achievement of a standard of a Minimal Competence in Clinical Forensic Medicine
-Diploma in Medical Jurisprudence (DMJ Clinical)
-Masters in Medical Jurisprudence (MMJ)
-Diploma in Forensic Medical Sciences
-Postgraduate Diploma in Forensic Medicine and Bioethics
-MSc in Forensic Medicine and Bioethics.

THERE IS A POLICE VETTING PROCESS WHICH ALL DOCTORS MUST GO THROUGH PRIOR TO WORK.

We are looking for doctors that fit the above criteria, but you must be willing, flexible, 'hands on' and reliable. Prestige Recruitment Specialists will also provide all doctors with terms which MUST be adhered to and fully understood by the doctor.

Non negotiable rates / expenses:

Day shift - £500
Night shift - £600
Hotel Expenses - £40 per night is paid towards
Travel Covered - Whilst on duty, travel is paid from nearest custody suite to the doctors home/hotel - travel is not covered from home to work, if home is out of the area.

If you are interested in this ongoing , ad-hoc role. Please contact me asap.

PLEASE NOTE - IF WE DO NOT RESPOND TO YOUR APPLICATION WITHIN 1 WEEK, YOU HAVE BEEN UNSUCCESSFUL ON THIS OCCASION. HOWEVER WE WILL RETAIN YOUR DETAILS FOR FUTURE POTENTIAL OPPORTUNITIES.

Closing Date:
22/10/2016

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