Consultant Rheumatologist (two posts)

Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
£76,761 to £103,490
07 Apr 2017
03 May 2017
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Post A: Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Post B: Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust & Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Programmed Activities: 10

Applications are invited for two Consultant posts in Rheumatology with Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. Post B involves two days per week at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

These posts offer 10 programmed activities. Additional programmed activities may be available but these are subject to annual discussion and agreement and do not form part of the underlying contractual agreement. Post A is a replacement post. Post B is a new post.

Applicants are expected to be on the Specialist Register, or within 6 months of CCT, for Rheumatology with or without General Medicine. We are looking for positive and enthusiastic candidates to join our small but dedicated team as we embark on a period of growth within the department at Milton Keynes University Hospital.

Further details about the departments at both Milton Keynes and (in relation to Post B) Oxford are available within the Job Description.

Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, in partnership with the University of Buckingham, is a University Teaching Hospital. This allows us to attract, train and retain the best doctors. Appointees will be expected to participate in teaching of undergraduate medical students.

Doctors considering an application are encouraged to visit the hospital and to meet with potential clinical colleagues. The Chief Executive and/or Medical Director would also be happy to meet with doctors interested in this role, commitments allowing.

For more information please contact:

At Milton Keynes University Hospital (Post A and Post B): Dr Bill Smith, Consultant Physician/Rheumatologist, Email: or on 01908 997055; Dr Anne Jenkins, Consultant Rheumatologist, Email: or on 01908 996070; Mr Tony Styles, Operational Manager, Email: or Dr Ian Reckless, Medical Director, Email: 

At Oxford University Hospitals (Post B): Dr Joel David, Consultant Rheumatologist, Email: or Dr Natasha Jones, Consultant in Sport and Exercise Medicine, Clinical Lead in Rheumatology Email:

For full details please visit the Trust Website at and quote reference number 430-MED1799. To apply, please click the apply button.

Closing date: 3rd May 2017. Interview date: 23rd May 2017.