Consultant Neurophysiologist

Location
North Wales
Salary
£73,656 to £95,626 pa
Posted
19 Apr 2017
Closes
09 May 2017
Ref
050-NEU-357C-04-17
Sector
Hospital
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Initially Ysbyty Gwynedd, Bangor pending the re-location of the Neurophysiology Service to Llandudno General Hospital

Based on 10 sessions

Remote on call telephone and VPN laptop access may be required to support Clinical Physiologists at weekends and bank holidays between the hours of 0900 and 1700 hrs. This will be calculated in accordance to the Welsh Consultant’s Terms & Conditions agreement and average calls over the first 3 months through the combination of diaries and intensity bandings.

Make a difference in North Wales, we are a progressive, clinically led organisation and the Health Board is the largest in Wales. We are seeking a Consultant Clinical Neurophysiologist to join our team. As a growing department we have a need for a talented and innovative doctor to develop services. Currently we offer EEG, EMG, Evoked Potentials, Sleep and MSLT, Nerve Conduction, Inpatient and Home Video-telemetry. We are based in a dedicated DGH department with portable services and outreach clinics to other DGHs and community hospitals.

North Wales is an area of outstanding natural beauty and offers a myriad of opportunities for outside leisure interests such as sailing from Deganwy, climbing and walking in Snowdonia or Mountain biking in Llandegla. It offers excellent recreational facilities for families and access to higher and further education.

Talk to us if your partner is a Health Professional as well and we can consider how we might support their career too. In addition, there are excellent residential areas with affordable housing and valued state and independent schools. North Wales enjoys excellent road and rail links to Chester, Merseyside and Manchester with air links to Cardiff and Belfast. You will work closely with the other tertiary centres in Cardiff, Liverpool, Birmingham and have close links with Bangor University.

The appointed candidate will be expected to participate actively in the teaching of Undergraduates and Postgraduates. Undergraduate training will contribute to the educational programme of the North Wales Clinical School of Medicine. There are opportunities for Research and Teaching with the University of Wales, Bangor.

Applicants should have MBBS/MBChB or equivalent and/or MRCP equivalent with CCT in Clinical Neurophysiology and be on the GMC’s Specialist Register, or be within 6 months of being admitted to the GMC’s Specialist Register from date of interview. An attractive relocation package is available upon successful appointment.

Applicants are encouraged to visit the Department and to meet prospective colleagues. Arrangements for visiting may be made with Mrs Julie Evans, Service Lead /Senior Chief Physiologist on 01248 384480 or email Julie.L.Evans@wales.nhs.uk

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Closing Date: 9 May 2017