Key information
  • Main area:
    Specialist Palliative Care Inpatient Unit
  • Grade:
    Specialty Doctor (SAS)
  • Contract
    Fixed Term Locum (1y)
  • Hours
    8pa available but applications for LTFT working are welcomed
  • Site
    St Michael's Hospice Hereford Inpatient Unit
  • Town
  • Salary:
    MC75 (£50,373 to £78,579)
  • Closing date:
  • Interview date
About us

Set in an idyllic rural location, St Michael's Hospice Hereford is a well-established and well-regarded hospice serving the populations of Herefordshire and Mid-Powys.

Job overview

To cover maternity leave in our substantive IPU team, we are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic doctor for a one-year fixed-term locum.

Whilst 8pa are available, we encourage applications from those wishing to persue a portfolio career and so those wishing to work less than full time are welcomed to apply.

Main duties

See attached link for full job description and person spec.

Working for our organisation

Additional Benefits

Range of flexible and part-time
working patterns
BMA Model SAS Doctor Contracts
Medical Indemnity Contributions
Personalised career pathways
Extensive training and support
Transferable NHS pension
Opportunities to mentor others
A supportive team environment
Protected SPA and education time.
An idyllic workplace setting
Subsidised staff lunches
Free on-site parking
Well-established welfare programme including free complimentary therapies and mindfulness sessions.
Access to Hospice Social Events and more.

PAYE arrangements for locum working


How we set ourselves apart…


Time to care for your patients - We give you more time for patient-centred care

Time to care for yourself - We offer wellbeing and mental health support

Time to develop - We offer study leave and protected time for professional development


Apply online

Please apply via the apply online button below, and should you have any further questions, please use the contact details at the end of this listing.

Apply online
Key contact information
  • Name:
    Dr Jim Burtonwood
  • Job title
    IPU Lead Specialist Doctor
  • Email address