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Main area
Dermatology
Grade
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Contract
Permanent
Hours
40 Hours per week
Job ref
287-DOC-55-19
Employer
Royal Liverpool & Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust
Employer type
NHS
Site
Broadgreen
Town
Liverpool
Closing
08/08/2019 23:59
Royal Liverpool & Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust logo

Consultant Dermatologist

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

We are one of the busiest university teaching hospital trusts in North West England. We manage three hospitals based on two sites: the Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool University Dental Hospital and Broadgreen Hospital.  Our hospitals have often been at the forefront of medical breakthroughs during our long history at the heart of the city.

Currently Liverpool has two acute Hospital trusts operating over 4 sites; Aintree University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (AUHFT) and Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospital (RLBUHT) which also looks after Liverpool University Dental Hospital.

The trusts, who have a history of collaborative working to fit the needs of the patients of Liverpool and the North West, have identified additional ways to improve the quality and sustainability of services through further partnership. Our doctors, nurses and health professionals have developed a consistent clinical view that it would be in the best interest of patients if they worked as single clinical teams, delivering the same standards of care, in the same way, across hospital sites. This has led to a proposal for both organisations to come together as one, through a formal merger.

It is an exciting time of change for our trusts as we take the best of both organisations to deliver outstanding care for our patients. We also have a focus on staff, with an ambition to make the new organisation the best place for staff to train and work. Merger brings with it an opportunity to reconfigure services, provide more diverse opportunities for career development and attract more research funding, leading to enhancement of staff skills by delivering and performing more innovative treatments and taking part in clinical trials. Joining the trusts at this time is an opportunity to be involved in one of the most significant changes we will see in the local health service and to drive improvements in care.

We will soon be opening a new state of the art hospital. The new hospital will provide every patient with a single bedroom with en-suite facilities. We believe that modern healthcare is as much about privacy, comfort and dignity as it is about pioneering treatments and cutting-edge technology. Please look at our digital pack for videos and further information: Recruitment Info 

Applications are invited for a full-time (or part time) post for a Consultant Dermatologist employed by Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust (RLBUHT).

RLBUHT  is one of the largest and busiest hospital trusts in the country with an annual budget of over £300 million, more than 5600 staff and almost one million patients being seen every year. The Trust employs approximately 300 consultants, many of whom have honorary contracts with the University of Liverpool. The two hospital sites are within easy reach of each other being only four miles apart:

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an enthusiastic and friendly team of Consultants in established dermatology departments at Broadgreen. The dermatology clinic offers general and all the sub-specialist clinics including a contact dermatitis service.

Liverpool is a fun, interesting and vibrant city with something for everyone – history, culture, sport, shopping and all within easy access to North Wales and the Lake District.

The successful applicant/s must be on, or within 6 months entry to the specialist register or equivalent experience and be fully registered with the GMC. 

Proposed Interview date TBC






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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

Potential applicants are welcome to visit the department – informal enquiries should be made to:

Dr Niall Wilson, Clinical Lead for Dermatology & Allergy, BGH

Tel: 0151-282 6953 - Niall.Wilson@rlbuht.nhs.uk

Mr Alex Panarese, Consultant ENT Specialist & Clinical Director of Dermatology / Allergy / ENT; Tel PA 0151-706 3546

Mrs Lynn Power, General Manager, Dermatology / Allergy / ENT;

Tel: 0151- 600 1597

Dr Peter Williams, Interim Chief Executive RLBUHT;

Tel: PA 0151 706 3152

Dr Andrew Loughney, Interim Medical Director RLBUHT; 

Tel: PA  0151 706 2818

 

Application form and job description available from Mrs Pauline Campbell, Senior Medical Human Resources Officer, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Prescot Street, Liverpool L7 8XP, telephone number 0151 706 2816  to whom completed application, along with 10 copies of your CV should be returned.