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Job summary

Main area
Respiratory
Grade
NHS Medical & Dental: Locum Consultant
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time - 10 sessions per week
Job ref
M4077630
Employer
Croydon Health Services NHS Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Croydon University Hospital
Town
Greater London
Salary
£84,559 - £114,003 LW
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
24/07/2022 23:59

Employer heading

Croydon Health Services NHS Trust logo

Respiratory Consultant (with an interest in Lung Cancer)

NHS Medical & Dental: Locum Consultant

Croydon is a busy, exciting and diverse place to work. The borough has one of the youngest populations in London and continues to grow.

Croydon Health Services cares for local people at Croydon University Hospital, Purley Memorial Hospital and in clinics and people’s homes all across the borough.

We are a very close-knit and friendly organisation where everyone of our 3600 members of staff is valued. We strongly believe that our employees are our greatest asset and so through Listening into Action – our way of engaging staff - we empower everyone at any level to initiate and bring about real improvements in our care.

Join us and be a part of the team that is making Croydon proud.  #choosecroydon

Job overview

An exciting opportunity to join our expanding Respiratory Team at Croydon University Hospital.

The post holder will work with the existing Consultants to develop services in Respiratory medicine, in particular, to support the other respiratory consultants in delivering a high quality respiratory service, with an opportunity to develop a sub-specialty interest in oncology and further enhance respiratory services locally.

 

**Please note the job description is pending Royal College approval**

 

Main duties of the job

Croydon University Hospital wishes to appoint a Consultant Physician within Thoracic Medicine. The Trust is looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated physician to join the team.

In addition to providing Respiratory services, the role has a commitment to the acute medical take, in partnership with acute physicians.

Indicative Weekly Job-Plan: Please refer to the chart on the attached job description for an indicative job plan denoting the allocation of programmed activities please note that this is suggested only, and is subject to confirmation with the post-holder The job plan may be subject to change in the future, subject to the needs of the service. This would be via consultation with the post-holder.

 

For further information or to arrange a visit, please contact Dr Yogini Raste; Consultant Chest Physician  & Clinical Lead on yoginiraste@nhs.net  or Victoria Oji; Operations Manager on victoria.oji@nhs.net

 

Main duties of the job

An exciting opportunity to join our expanding Respiratory Team at Croydon University Hospital.

The post holder will work with the existing Consultants to develop services in Respiratory medicine, in particular, to support the other respiratory consultants in delivering a high quality respiratory service, with an opportunity to develop a sub-specialty interest in oncology and further enhance respiratory services locally.

 

**Please note the job description is pending Royal College approval**

 

Main duties of the job

Croydon University Hospital wishes to appoint a Consultant Physician within Thoracic Medicine. The Trust is looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated physician to join the team.

In addition to providing Respiratory services, the role has a commitment to the acute medical take, in partnership with acute physicians.

Indicative Weekly Job-Plan: Please refer to the chart on the attached job description for an indicative job plan denoting the allocation of programmed activities please note that this is suggested only, and is subject to confirmation with the post-holder The job plan may be subject to change in the future, subject to the needs of the service. This would be via consultation with the post-holder.

 

For further information or to arrange a visit, please contact Dr Yogini Raste; Consultant Chest Physician  & Clinical Lead on yoginiraste@nhs.net  or Victoria Oji; Operations Manager on victoria.oji@nhs.net

 

Working for our organisation

Croydon Health Services NHS Trust provide hospital and community services from a number of community and specialist clinics throughout Croydon.

These include:
• Croydon University Hospital
• Purley Hospital
• The Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia Centre in Thornton Heath
• Community bases at Purley, Sanderstead, New Addington, Broad Green, Woodside
• A minor injuries unit in New Addington

The Trust was formed on 1st August 2010 through the integration of Croydon Community Health Services and Mayday Healthcare NHS Trust. Around 3,500 staff provide services for a population of over 360,000 people who are relatively young with a high level of ethnic diversity.

Our Vision:

“Excellent integrated care for you and your family, when and where you need it”

Our 5 key ‘Here for you’ promises to the people of Croydon are:

• You feel cared for by helpful and welcoming staff
• You feel in safe hands with highly professional staff
• You feel confident in your treatment from skilled teams of compassionate clinicians
• You feel we value your time with convenient appointments, minimal waiting and care closer to home
• You feel it’s getting better all the time as we continue to improve our services

 “As an NHS Trust we strongly encourage and support vaccination uptake as this remains the best line of defence against COVID19.”

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

An exciting opportunity to join our expanding Respiratory Team at Croydon University Hospital.

The post holder will work with the existing Consultants to develop services in Respiratory medicine, in particular, to support the other respiratory consultants in delivering a high quality respiratory service, with an opportunity to develop a sub-specialty interest in oncology and further enhance respiratory services locally.

 

**Please note the job description is pending Royal College approval**

 

Main duties of the job

Croydon University Hospital wishes to appoint a Consultant Physician within Thoracic Medicine. The Trust is looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated physician to join the team.

In addition to providing Respiratory services, the role has a commitment to the acute medical take, in partnership with acute physicians.

Indicative Weekly Job-Plan: Please refer to the chart on the attached job description for an indicative job plan denoting the allocation of programmed activities please note that this is suggested only, and is subject to confirmation with the post-holder The job plan may be subject to change in the future, subject to the needs of the service. This would be via consultation with the post-holder.

 

For further information or to arrange a visit, please contact Dr Yogini Raste; Consultant Chest Physician  & Clinical Lead on yoginiraste@nhs.net  or Victoria Oji; Operations Manager on victoria.oji@nhs.net

 

Person specification

Consultant Experience

Essential criteria
  • 1
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1

Essential criteria
  • Lung Canceer

Employer certification / accreditation badges

Trust IDCapital Nurse, LondonListening into Action (LiA)No smoking policyLondon Living Wage is a voluntary commitment made by employers, who can become accredited with the Living Wage FoundationPositive about disabled peopleImproving working livesAge positiveDisability confident employer

Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

The postholder will have access to vulnerable people in the course of their normal duties and as such this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Name
Victoria Oji
Job title
Operations Manager
Email address
victoria.oji@nhs.net
Telephone number
02084013000
Additional information

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