Consultant in Palliative Medicine – Northern Ireland Hospice
(10 sessions per week – part-time/job share will be considered)
This role offers a unique opportunity to experience working in one of the most innovative and pioneering hospices in the UK.
With a state of the art facility (opened in May 2016) and a new palliative Education and Research Institute, Northern Ireland Hospice is committed to excellence in specialist palliative care, research that makes a difference and education programmes that develop skills in generalists across the UK, Ireland and internationally.
You will be welcomed by a team committed to caring for patients and to supporting colleagues as we work together.
Contact: HR Department on T: 028 90781836 E: HR@nihospice.org or visit the Careers section of our website for an application pack www.nihospice.org/careers.
Closing Date for the receipt of all Applications is Monday 5 June 2017
BPOS Executive Committee nominations
The BPOS are seeking nominations for 2 positions on the BPOS executive committee to start July 2017. The posts are as follows:
- Secretary-currently held by Dr Trish Holch
- Palliative care/clinical psychology position – currently held by Dr Iain Lawrie
Posts are usually held for 3 years and this a great opportunity to join a passionate multidisciplinary committee and contribute to helping BPOS advance education, research, and practice-based care in psychosocial oncology.
Closing Date Friday 16th June 2017
Member of the Palliative Medicine Specialty Certificate Examining Board
The Association of Palliative Medicine and the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the UK are seeking to appoint one member to the Palliative Medicine SCE Board. The successful applicant will assist the Chair and Medical Secretary in the running of the SCE to ensure that all academic objectives and standards set by the General Medical Council are met; attend annual meetings of the Board, convened to set examination papers; review candidate performance in the most recent diet; assist with the development of the SCE; act on the advice of the MRCP(UK) Management Board and Examining Boards on policy and academic matters relating to the Examinations; and support MRCP(UK) Central Office on the delivery of the Examinations.
See https://www.mrcpuk.org/get-involved-examiners/how-become-involved for the appointment overview and duties and responsibilities
Closing Date Friday 26th June 2017