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Consultant Physician with an interest in Diabetes and Endocrinology

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

Main area
Diabetes and Endocrinology
Grade
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time: 10 PAs + On-call
Job ref
347-1985326-C
Site
Southport
Town
Southport
Salary
£79,860 - £107,668 per annum
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
31/08/2020 23:59

Working for Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust offers all the benefits of coast and country living with the convenience of big city life.

We have miles of unspoilt coastline on our doorstep, attractive commuter towns, picturesque villages and stunning countryside all within easy reach. Excellent transport links mean the vibrant, historic city of Liverpool is only a short journey away. Shops, bars, restaurants, museums, galleries, a World Heritage listed waterfront and, of course, two Premiership football teams makes this a destination for travellers from across the world.

The University of Liverpool has awarded us the status of University Clinical Education Centre in recognition of the high standard of training provided for students on placement to the Trust.

We pride ourselves in providing safe, clean and friendly care, and recruit to our SCOPE values. We also offer a range of family friendly options to staff.


 

 

Job overview

Consultant Physician with an interest in Diabetes and Endocrinology

Southport & Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust

Permanent 

10 PA's + On-Call 

YC72 £79,860 - £107,668 per annum

Applications are invited to join the Diabetes and Endocrinology Team at Southport and Ormskirk NHS Trust to expand an already established Service.

Applicants need to be enthusiastic and dedicated to delivering a high quality and expanding Diabetes and Endocrinology Service . The Department has inpatients at Southport Hospital and undertakes Outpatient sessions at both Southport and Ormskirk Hospital. The successful candidate can play a leading role in shaping the future of our Diabetes and Endocrinology Service and improving further on care provided to our patients.

Main duties of the job

  • Undertake outpatient diabetes and endocrinology, and general medical clinics across both sites
  • Undertake ward and board rounds, ensuring that Estimated Discharge Dates are set on admission for all inpatients
  • See diabetes and endocrinology inpatient referrals from other wards
  • Participate in development of Urgent Care pathway redesign to increase Ambulatory Care pathways. Support delivery of national targets (18 weeks, new to follow up ratios, length of stay) Provide training and supervision to junior doctors
  • Contribute to the teaching of undergraduate students and postgraduate staff.
  • Participate in medical audit and clinical governance.
  • Attend departmental, district and regional meetings as appropriate.
  • Participate in service development
  • Engage fully in consultant appraisal with a view to achieving revalidation

Working for our organisation

Southport & Ormskirk provides services to in excess of 250,000 residents in all of the surgical and medical specialties common to a District General Hospital with some specialist services. The Trust has close links with adult community services.

Southport & Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust serves a population of 260,000. The Trust is happy to consider flexible working arrangements and extended days to deliver a desirable work life balance, support professional goals and personal development. The Trust is happy to reimburse any costs associated with relocation.

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

Applicants will require Basic Medical Qualification M.R.C.P. or equivalent, to be on the specialist register with a CCT in General Internal Medicine and Diabetes and Endocrinology or within 6 months of achieving this.

Please note Job Plans will be discussed with the successful applicant and are open to amendments. For further information about this role, please see the attached person specification and job description.

Advertising Date:   30th July 2020

Closing Date:  31st August 2020

Shortlisting Date:  3rd/4th September

Proposed Interview Date:  9th November 2020

Person specification

Qualifications

Essential criteria
  • Basic Medical Qualification
Desirable criteria
  • MSc, MD or PhD

Higher Qualification

Essential criteria
  • On the specialist register with a CCT in General Internal Medicine and Diabetes and Endocrinology or within 6 months of achieving this.

Knowledge

Essential criteria
  • Knowledge and experience of Diabetes and Endocrinology

Training Expected:

Essential criteria
  • Extensive training and experience in Diabetes and Endocrinology in an accredited training programme.

Management/Audit

Essential criteria
  • Participation in Clinical Audit
Desirable criteria
  • Evidence of service development

Teaching Experience

Essential criteria
  • Experience of teaching / educational supervision
Desirable criteria
  • Evidence of service development

Teaching Experience

Essential criteria
  • Experience of teaching / educational supervision
Desirable criteria
  • Educational qualifications /courses

Academic Achievements

Essential criteria
  • Acknowledgement of evidence-based practice
Desirable criteria
  • Current publications

Research/Publications

Essential criteria
  • Research experience
Desirable criteria
  • Research degree
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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

Name
Dr Ashar Ahmed
Job title
Clinical Director
Telephone number
01704 547471