Consultant Dermatologist X2
Bristol Dermatology Centre & North Somerset/
Hours: 10 PA
University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust wishes to appoint two Consultant Dermatologists based at the Bristol Royal Infirmary (BRI). The new consultants will integrate into the existing team of consultants to provide dermatology services for the local community. Applicants wishing to work less than full time are encouraged to apply. The post will involve working within the general dermatology service to deliver dermatological care to the population of Bristol and the surrounding area. Suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to discuss the potential for flexibility within the proposed job plan and for opportunities in subspecialist areas of interest.
The post holder will be based at the Bristol Dermatology Centre in the BRI and may deliver some sessions to support dermatological care across Somerset or South Bristol Community Hospital. Clinical sessions will be split between Bristol Dermatology Centre at the BRI, with continuing professional development sessions at the BRI. This new post is designed to meet the need for flexibility and teamwork in the future plans for the department.
We welcome applications from physicians with a CCT in Dermatology. Applicants wishing to work less than full time or to job share are encouraged to apply. Applicants must be on the GMC Specialist Register.
Our team of dermatologists includes 10.73 whole time equivalent Consultants plus an Associate Specialist. The Bristol Dermatology Department is a large teaching hospital department providing a full range of dermatological services for our local population as well as a regional service in paediatric dermatology, phototherapy, contact dermatitis, skin lymphoma and nail disease. We have close working relationships with allied specialties including plastic, maxillo-facial and oculoplastic surgery; Mohs surgery is delivered by the UHBristol team at North Bristol Trust This is an undergraduate and postgraduate teaching Trust and is the main regional training centre for dermatology trainees.
The Bristol Dermatology Centre is a self-contained facility with purpose-built consulting rooms, phototherapy suite, contact dermatitis suite, day treatment area, skin surgery theatres, secretarial and consultant offices. In-patients are usually located in a nearby ward within the Bristol Heart Institute. The BRI Dermatology Department provides a full range of dermatology services to the population of Bristol and adjacent areas (core catchment population approximately 400,000).
Candidates should note that an acknowledgement of application will be sent and, if successful in being shortlisted, an invitation to attend interview will be sent.
Candidates wishing to visit the hospitals may do so and should make their arrangements with: Dr Jane Sansom, Consultant Dermatologist, Bristol Royal Infirmary Tel: 0117 3422770
Please apply online by clicking the apply button.
Closing date for applications: 3rd May 2017. Interviews: May 2017