Consultant Respiratory Physician

2 days left

Location
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
22 Oct 2017
Ref
416-CONS199A
Sector
Hospital
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Department of Respiratory Medicine 

The successful applicant will join a team of 3 full time Respiratory Consultants. 

This position offers an exciting opportunity for a respiratory consultant to gain expertise and /or develop subspecialty services within our busy and visionary department. We would welcome colleagues who bring established skills, particularly in relation to developing services within the community and in secondary care. Most importantly, we seek highly-motivated individuals. 

The department is in the process of developing a 5 day Pleural Service. 

Each of the existing consultants has a strong general respiratory background with subspecialty interests in lung cancer, COPD, interstitial lung disease and asthma. 

Applicants should have a commitment to teaching, research and continuous professional development appropriate to a district hospital.

This is an exciting time for Bedford. Increases in the local population over the next ten years will mean that the hospital will serve a community of over 300,000. The hospital will continue to develop its clinical capabilities to enable it to achieve national and international recognition. The Trust is built on successful partnerships with both Moorfield’s Eye Hospital and Guys and St Thomas’s for Pathology Services.

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Closing Date: 22 October 2017

Bedford NHS Trust is an equal opportunities employer, committed to safeguarding children,  young people and vulnerable adults.