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Bank Medical Officer

North Devon Hospice is seeking to recruit a doctor to join our team of Medical Officers based on our Inpatient Unit. 

This is an exciting opportunity for a doctor who wishes to build their experience, and enhance their knowledge and skills in palliative medicine, caring for patients with a wide range of cancer and non-cancer life-limiting conditions.

This post would be ideal as part of a long-term portfolio career alongside General Practice, or another relevant clinical specialty.  Duties will involve day time, weekend and out of hours cover as and when required.

Sessions: Monday to Friday 9am to 1pm/1pm to 5pm, evening on call 5pm – 9am, weekend on call Friday 5pm to Monday 9am

Rates of Pay:

  • Weekday sessions £163.98
  • Night sessions on call £163.98
  • Weekends on call £704.44

This position is subject to an enhanced level check with the Disclosure and Barring Service.

If you would like to discuss this opportunity further please feel free to contact Dr Anne Francis or Dr Hayley Cockcroft, Medical Officers, on 01271 347 214.

Closing date for completed application forms is midnight on Sunday 26 September 2021

To apply for this position please download an application pack and return your completed application form to: or mark your application "Private and Confidential" and send it to Human Resources Department, North Devon Hospice, Deer Park, Newport, Barnstaple, EX32 0HU

If you have any questions, please contact Amanda in the Human Resources Department by emailing


It is important that the people who work for and with us, or access any of our services, can be themselves and are valued as unique individuals.  We welcome applications from all sections of the communities we serve, reflecting the uniqueness of each person, with the aim of continually improving our services.

We are a forces-friendly organisation and welcome applications from Veterans and Service spouses and partners.



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