Consultant Physician

Southport, Merseyside
04 May 2018
01 Jun 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Consultant Physician with an interest in Respiratory Medicine. 10 PA's + additional PAs for on-call

We are delighted to be able to offer an opportunity for a highly motivated, ambitious individual to join our team in the position of Consultant Physician in Respiratory and General Internal Medicine at Southport and Ormskirk District General Hospital.

The respiratory department’s permanent staff consist of 3 consultants, 2 lung cancer nurses & 2 Specialist Respiratory Nurses. We are supported by trainees from the deanery and an excellent admin team comprising personal assistants & medical secretaries.

To support service needs the post will work across two sites in addition we provide outpatient services at both Southport and Ormskirk sites, including General Medicine / Respiratory Clinics, Rapid Access Lung Outpatient Clinics, chronic disease management, admission avoidance for patients with COPD. The service provides facilities for bronchoscopy procedures including EBUS, plural procedures and full lung function tests together with support to the delivery of the NIV service on the Respiratory ward. We have a weekly Lung Cancer MDT in place, with staff dialling in as necessary.

The respiratory wards are based at Southport District General Hospital and an expectation of this post is to carry out inpatient ward rounds and board rounds.

There is also a general medical on-call commitment with a 1 in 12 rota currently in place. An on call intensity supplement which is payable.

This post is subject to Enhanced DBS clearance with both children and adults barred lists.

For all posts applicants must have full GMC Registration and must be on the Specialist Register or be within six months of their CCT from the date of the interview.

For further details / informal visits contact: Dr C McManus, Consultant Respiratory Physician, Urgent Care Division, Tel: 01704 705182. Dr A Youzguin, Consultant Respiratory Physician, Urgent Care Division, Tel: 01704 704155. Dr P MacDonald, Consultant Physician and Associate Medical Director, Urgent Care Division, Tel: 01704 705181.

To apply, please click the apply button. Closing Date: 1st June 2018. Shortlisting Date: W/C 4th June 2018. Interview Date: 27th July 2018.