Consultant in Respiratory and General Medicine
One simple choice. One big impact.
Do you want to be part of an ambitious and forward thinking Respiratory Medicine service?
This is a full time NHS post, with the successful applicant, continuing development of acute and respiratory services for the Trust. The appointee will participate in elective and non-elective clinical activity for the department continuing our seven day per week service.
The new appointment affords an exciting opportunity to join a rapidly developing and expanding Respiratory Medicine team. There are plenty of good reasons to choose us: we are Top in the North West and 7thnationally for staff recommending our Trust as a place to work as well as ranked in the top 100 places to work by the HSJ. We are also proud to be awarded Best Patient Experience in the NHS by CHKS and more recently the CQC rated our care as Outstanding. You’ll be glad you chose to join our team.
Here, you’ll work in new purpose built, state of the art facilities. You’ll help us build on our excellent reputation for delivering high quality patient care and you’ll be instrumental in enhancing our capacity to deliver world-class Acute Medicine and Respiratory services. You will be glad that you chose to join our team.
The Trust and Respiratory Medicine Team are committed to education and training. There is a well-developed teaching/training programme with excellent postgraduate facilities. As Lead Employer, on behalf of the Mersey Deanery, the Trust is are responsible for over 2,000 trainee specialty doctors based in hospitals and GP practice placements throughout Merseyside and Cheshire. It is an extremely popular venue for both undergraduates and Foundation Year doctors, ensuring a succession of high quality, enthusiastic trainees.
Whiston Hospital is a newly-built District General Hospital serving a population of about 350,000 covering St Helens and parts of South and East Liverpool and North Cheshire. The Hospital is situated close to theM62 motorway between Liverpool and Warrington.
Applications are welcomed from those unable to work full time for personal reasons or those wishing to job-share.
Applicants should possess full GMC registration and be on the Specialty Register, or be in receipt of their CCT within 6 months from date of interview.
This post will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure with barred list for vulnerable adults.
For an informal discussion, or to arrange a visit, please contact Dr Julie Hendry, Divisional Medical Director on 0151 430 1899, or Dr Simon Twite, Clinical Director in Respiratory Medicine on 0151 430 1844.
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Closing date: 8th July 2017.
We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and operate a No Smoking Policy.