Consultants in Acute Medicine x4

Manchester, Greater Manchester
£76,761 - £103,490 PA
04 May 2018
02 Jun 2018
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The Northern Care Alliance NHS Group is seeking to recruit four dynamic Consultants in Acute Medicine to join our existing team of 3.5 Whole Time Equivalent Acute Physicians.

The posts are based at North Manchester Care Organisation and provide senior medical support to our 50 bedded Medical Assessment Unit and Ambulatory Care Unit.
The unit is expanding the Consultant support to the unit to ensure Consultant delivered care is available seven days a week, and to establish imaginative and innovative ways of addressing the demands in emergency medical care.

The posts are offered at 10PAs; however the service actively encourages a number of sessions in other specialities:

  • Infectious Diseases
  • Respiratory Medicine
  • Care of the Elderly
  • Diabetes and Endocrine

The North Manchester site is also exploring integrating its’ services with the Central Manchester & University Hospital Teaching Hospitals in future years.

The Trust provides acute general hospital services for just under a million population of the North East of Greater Manchester and employs over 9,000 multi-disciplinary staff on four hospital sites, making it one of the largest Trusts in the UK.

In particular we are looking for clinicians who wish to take roles in the following areas as part of their job plans to facilitate their further development:

  • Medical leadership (clinical lead/clinical director)
  • Medical education
  • Service improvement
  • Audit & guidelines
  • Incidents & governance
  • Mortality

Trust Vision

Our vision is to be: ‘A leading provider of joined up healthcare that will support every person who needs our services, whether in or out of hospital to achieve their fullest health potential.’

Trust Values

Our Values guide every action we take. They determine how we work and the promise we make to our patients, their families, the public and each other as colleagues.

WE ARE: Quality Driven, Responsible, and Compassionate.
All Trust sites are within easy reach of Manchester city centre which offers a wealth of leisure and social opportunities, easily accessible by road or public transport.
You must be on the Specialist register or within six months of achieving a CCT (or equivalent) at the date of interview.

To arrange an informal visit or conversation please contact:
Dr Anton Sinniah, Consultant in Respiratory & Acute Medicine, Divisional Clinical Director on 0161 604 5465 or Mr Mike Griffiths, Directorate Manager on 0161 720 2536.

Applications can be submitted by visiting and clicking ‘working for us’, or by clicking the apply button.

All communications to applicants will be via the email address provided on your application form and all further correspondence will be through email, therefore please ensure that you regularly check your emails after the closing date for this post. You are advised to check Spam and Junk folders as emails can sometimes go to these folders. Although references are not requested until a conditional offer is made, we would be grateful if you could provide us with email addresses for your referees when prompted by the application form.

Closing Date: Saturday 2 June 2018.

We are an equal opportunities employer, positive about disabled people and a no smoking organisation.