Consultant Acute Medicine

  • £93,666 - £126,281
  • South East
  • Fixed

This highly-rated Trust are looking for an Acute Medicine Consultant to join their esteemed team. The successful candidate should have extensive experience within Medicine and have a significant interest in working in acute medicine specifically. You will be expected to provide clinical leadership and play an essential role in the delivery of outstanding patient care at the hospital. The post will support the weekday running of the Acute Medicine Unit (AMU), Same Day Emergency Care (SDEC) and enable a senior acute physician weekday presence within the emergency department (ED). Acute Medicine will form the main part of your clinical activity however, sub-specialty interests are also supported. 

Main Duties: 

This is a full-time Consultant role with a 10 PA (40 hours) work plan.

You will be active in leading ward rounds independently and managing Senior Clinical Fellows, Junior Clinical Fellows, Foundation level doctors, nurses and a range of AHPs.

You will also participate in the Acute Medicine Consultant on call rota.

You will take an active role in the education and training of medical students, doctors and professions allied to medicine including those in primary care.

There is an expectation that you will work together with colleagues in primary care and the community to ensure effective management of acutely ill patients.

The Hospital:

The hospital is a recently redeveloped 500-bedded hospital in the south east of England. Due to recent refurbishments, the hospital is equipped with cutting-edge facilities giving you access to the best tools to provide exceptional patient care. The hospital has a good record of helping doctor get specialist registered through CESR so a good option for those who need support to become substantive consultants. 

The location:

You’ll be based in a town in the South East of England, just outside of London. Here you have the luxury of being able to live in a peaceful, family-friendly area with a slightly lower cost of living compared to the city. Trains to central London are under an hour. Heathrow and Gatwick are both easily accessible for international travel.


To apply for this position, you will need the following:

  • GMC registration complete or in process. 
  • Full MRCP (UK) 
  • Current/previous experience of working independently within Medicine
  • Current/previous management experience 
  • A strong interest in Acute Medicine specifically 

Desirable, but not essential 

  • Specialist registration 
  • SCE in Acute Medicine 

How BDI Resourcing can support

When choosing to apply for your next role with BDI Resourcing, you’ll have the full support of an expert recruitment team who will assist, as standard, with:

  • CV Preparation using our recognised bespoke guidance
  • Application support with expert knowledge of specialisms, NHS and local support
  • Video based Interview Preparation using specific example questions according to job role
  • Contract and offer negotiations for salary, relocation packages, tenure and more

Once you have accepted your new role, you’ll then be met by one of our dedicated relocation executives who will guide you through all the way to starting to your new role including:

  • Document gathering and checking
  • COS and Visa Application support if applicable
  • Short- and long-term accommodation sourcing
  • Travel Arrangements
  • Family support for finding schools and any other aspects of pastoral care

How to Apply

To apply for this role, simply send your CV through to and one of our specialist medicine team can pick it up. If you have any questions or would like to know more, please email your queries through to the same address and one of our team will be in touch.  

Tom Jowett Senior Recruitment Consultant

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