Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust

Consultants in Emergency Medicine

Kingston upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire
£76,761 - £103,490
25 May 2017
22 Jun 2017
Emergency medicine
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

The Emergency Department is situated at Hull Royal Infirmary. The department is an accredited major trauma receiving hospital for adults and is one of the largest in the UK seeing more than 130,000 new attenders per annum. It serves the whole of the Hull and East Riding catchment area as well as parts of the North Sea.

The department has excellent facilities including:-

  • A ten bay resus with individual glass fronted bays, identically equipped and same handed with new equipment throughout.
  • A newly built, dedicated children’s area with two resuscitation rooms, glass fronted cubicles and a separate waiting area.
  • A large open plan majors area with 24 glass fronted bays and five monitored rooms.
  • An in-department spiral CT scanner to facilitate rapid diagnosis of a range of conditions, with excellent time to CT (habitually the best in TARN)

The ED in Hull has seen a great deal of investment and support in the last few years.

Our nurse staffing is in line with NICE recommendations, there is a vibrant quality improvement programme and departmental morale is really good. Our 4 hour target performance is 92.41% this month, our CQC rating is good, we have improved metrics in training reports, patients surveys, complaints and incidents. It would be a great time to join us.

The Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust provides a comprehensive range of acute services from hospital sites with some specialised services aimed at an extended catchment area of 1.2 million people.

The Trust has a budget of £481 million and employs 8,000 staff and is committed to the continuous development of a service of the highest possible quality. The Trust, in collaboration with the Universities of Hull and York, established the joint Undergraduate Medical School of the Universities of Hull and York (HYMS), which celebrated its tenth year in 2013.

The successful candidate will hold a valid registration with the GMC, be on the GMC Specialist Register (or proposed CCT date must be within 6 months of interview).

The Trust is an equal opportunities employer. Any applicant who is unable for personal reasons to work full time will be eligible to be considered for this post on a part-time basis.

This post will attract relocation expenses under the Trust’s policy.

Informal enquiries should be directed to Dr Will Townend, , Lead Consultant(recruitment) Emergency Department on (01482) 674058 or Dr Mark Simpson, Clinical Director for Emergency Medicine on (01482) 816739.

Please include in the additional information section of the application form the name of your current revalidation officer, their contact details and your date of revalidation.

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Closing date 22/6/2017

Interview date TBC