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Job summary

Main area
Anaesthesia
Grade
NHS Medical & Dental: Locum Consultant
Contract
Fixed term: 12 months
Hours
Full time - 40 hours per week
Job ref
358-3027844-MED
Employer
University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
LGH
Town
Leicester
Salary
£82,096 per annum
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
05/05/2021 23:59

Employer heading

University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust logo

COVID-19 Vacancy Locum Consultant in Anaesthesia & Intensive Care Medicine

NHS Medical & Dental: Locum Consultant

We are actively promoting flexible working options, helping you to manage a work / life balance

UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS OF LEICESTER NHS TRUST

 LOCUM CONSULTANT IN INTENSIVE CARE MEDICINE

 Based at the Leicester General Hospital Site

 Applications are invited for whole-time or part-time Locum Consultant in Intensive Care Medicine and Anaesthesia to join our team of 10 Intensive Care Consultants at the Leicester General Hospital. 

We are seeking a highly trained individual committed to Intensive Care Medicine. The successful applicant will support and contribute to the continued development of critical care services in UHL They will be required to undertake management duties, undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and clinical audit.

The work pattern offered is designed to give the appointee the best opportunity to develop their clinical and non-clinical interests whilst most effectively supporting the department.  Previous holders of this post have progressed to substantive positions, 

Leicester General Hospital is one of three hospitals in the Trust, and is the site of elective orthopaedics and hand surgery, general surgery, renal transplant, urology & hepatobiliary services

The Government has awarded Leicester’s Hospitals  £450m of capital investment over the next 5 years to complete our investment and reconfiguration plans. The £450m programme includes two ‘super’ intensive care units with 100 beds in total, almost double the current number with modernised of wards, operating theatres and imaging facilities.

The successful applicant will be joining University Hospital’s Leicester (UHL) at a time of major rebuild including extensive plans to transform the existing  Adult Intensive Care Units into to a state of the art facility in order provide first class care to our patients. As a member of the consultant body, your knowledge and expertise will be instrumental in shaping the unit both in terms of its immediate service delivery, and in terms of its future design and utilisation.

As this post is regulated by the Protection of Children Act 1999, The Criminal Justice Courts Act 2000 and / or the Care Standards Act 2000 an enhanced police criminal records disclosure will be requested by the Trust in the event of a successful application.

 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 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

Name
James Sadler
Job title
Dr
Email address
james.sadler@uhl-tr.nhs
Telephone number
0116 2584661
Additional information

For further information and for an informal discussion, please contact Dr G Williams Head of Service for UHL Critical Care on Leicester (0116) 2586174 or Dr, James Sadler Clinical Lead for Leicester General Hospital ICU on Leicester (0116) 2584661.

 

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