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Main area
Gastroenterology
Grade
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time - 10PAs per week
Job ref
345-MED1832311
Employer
North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
North Tees and Hartlepool Hospitals
Town
Stockton on Tees
Salary
£77,913 - £105,042 pro rata, per annum
Closing
25/09/2019 23:59

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Consultant Physician Gastroenterology/GIM with a subspeciality interest in Screening Colonoscopy

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

We are on a continuous journey of improvement and transformation but our main priority is, and always will be, providing safe and high quality care to our patients every day; the kind of care we would want for ourselves and our loved ones. If you share our passion then apply for this opportunity and help us make our patients’ experience the best it can possibly be.

With a budget of around £270m, three hospitals and 5,500 staff, North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust provides hospital-based services to the population of Hartlepool, Stockton on Tees and parts of East Durham and Sedgefield as well as community, therapeutic and screening to a wider population across Durham and Teesside.


 

In Hospital Care Directorate

Consultant Physician in Gastroenterology/GIM with subspecialty interest in screening colonoscopy

Applications are invited for a post of Consultant Physician in Gastroenterology/GIM with subspecialty interest in screening colonoscopy to work within the Trust in the University Hospitals of North Tees and Hartlepool.

North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust is a progressive, forward thinking organisation, providing acute and community services to the population of Stockton-on Tees, Hartlepool, East Durham and the surrounding areas including a large part of Sedgefield, with a budget of £141 million and 4770 employees.

The successful applicant will contribute to the specialist Gastroenterology services of the Trust with the aim of providing high quality care including screening colonoscopy, contribute to the endoscopy team’s development of its therapeutic services (eg of the complex polyp MDM, research, teaching, training and upskilling of the endoscopy staff), and participation on the unit’s JAG colonoscopy courses. He/she will be working with the rest of the multi-professional Gastroenterology and Endoscopy team in a wide range of activities including ensuring timely management of cancer pathways. The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to both the acute GIM on call rota and the 24/7 GI bleed rota.

The post will be offered for 10 PA’s under the Terms and Conditions of Service for Consultants (England) 2003. Although the post is tenable on a whole time basis, any applicant who, for personal reasons is unable to work full time will be eligible to be considered for the post. Candidates should be fully registered with the GMC and preferably on the Specialist Register GIM and Gastroenterology (or within 6 months of CCT at interview).

This appointment is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service Check.

 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Prospective applicants who wish to discuss the appointment informally or arrange a visit to the department should contact:

  • Dr Richard Thomas, Clinical Director In Hospital Care on (01642) 624971
  • Professor Matt Rutter, Consultant Gastroenterologist on (01642) 624557