Consultant - Emergency Medicine
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Applications are invited for the position of Consultant in Emergency Medicine at Aintree University Hospital.
This role is pivotal to the delivery and expansion of high-quality care at Aintree and is a rare opportunity for an inspiring individual to be instrumental in shaping the future of our service.
The Accident and Emergency Department is located within our purpose built, state-of-the-art Urgent Care and Trauma Centre (UCAT). The post forms one of a team of 16 Consultants in Emergency Medicine and attracts 10 programmed activities per week. There may be the opportunity to increase this by negotiation and any special interests will be considered.
Full registration with licence to practice and eligibility for specialist register in Emergency Medicine within 6 months of interview is essential.
For further details / informal visits contact:
Prospective applicants are encouraged to visit the Hospital and meet the team.
Arrangements for visiting may be made with:
Dr. Libby Wilson
Clinical Director – Emergency Medicine
Tel: 0151 529 2529
Dr. Karen Clarke
Divisional Medical Director (Medicine)
Tel: 0151 529 2584
Dr. Tristan Cope
Trust Medical Director
Tel: 0151 529 6647
Please note: We reserve the right to close any vacancy from further applications when we have received a sufficient number of applications from which to make a shortlist. Please ensure you apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role.
NOTE: All permanent and fixed term appointments of 12 months or more (with the exception of Doctors in training and short term appointments) will be appointed subject to a probationary period.
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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
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From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement.
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