Consultant Microbiologist

Manchester, Greater Manchester
£76,761 - £103,490 per annum
15 May 2017
07 Jun 2017
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

This is an excellent opportunity for the successful candidate to join the Microbiology team at CMFT, a large teaching hospitals group and the seventh largest provider of specialist services in England. At the heart of the regeneration of Manchester, we’re one of the three Trusts involved in the development of the Single Service for Manchester, with links to the University of Manchester which provide opportunities for education, development and research. All new Consultants are invited to our New Consultant Development Programme, which includes talks and a series of group-based activities with an individual service improvement project.

The Microbiology Laboratory is part of the Manchester Medical Microbiology Partnership (MMMP), which is collaboration between Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (CMFT) and Public Health England (PHE). The main laboratory services of the MMMP are provided at two sites: the CMFT site at Manchester Royal Infirmary (MRI) and at the University Hospital of South Manchester (UHSM) site at Wythenshawe Hospital.

We wish to appoint an enthusiastic Consultant Microbiologist who will join a team of 5 Consultant Microbiologists and a Consultant Clinical Scientist. The Microbiology department is in a dynamic period of rapid change and is developing its clinical and laboratory services; the successful applicant will able to contribute to this the development.

For further details/informal visits, please contact Dr Andrew Dodgson, Consultant Microbiologist and Clinical Lead for Microbiology (an​, or Dr Andrew Turner, Consultant Virologist and Head of Service for Microbiology (andrew.turner@cmft.nhs.​uk).

The successful candidate will be required to apply for an enhanced Criminal Records Bureau Disclosure.

CMFT is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, celebrating and valuing diversity and eliminating any form of unlawful discrimination across our workforce, ensuring our people are truly representative of the communities we serve.

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Closing date: 9 June 2017