Consultant Cardiologist Cardiac Imaging
Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham
Full-time or part-time
You are invited for the post of consultant Cardiologist. This job is part of the strategic expansion of Cardiac Imaging at one of the leading NHS Foundation Trusts in the UK, providing adult services to nearly 700,000 patients every year.
You will join 26 existing cardiologists at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, providing imaging support for invasive (coronary and non-coronary), electrophysiology and pacing, adult congenital, heart failure and cardiac transplant services.
You will work at QEHB with the focus on echocardiography (stress and transoesophageal) and cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging, but with the potential for involvement in cardiac CT. You will join with two existing full-time imaging cardiologists, an Imaging Fellow and will liaise with three existing cardiac radiology consultants in the running of the imaging service. You will participate in general cardiology including an on call commitment and out-patient clinics. Research activity will be encouraged.
The Trust is a regional centre for cancer, trauma, burns & plastics and has the largest solid organ transplantation programme in Europe. The Trust employs around 6,900 staff based in Birmingham's first new acute hospital in 70 years, the new Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham. It is one of the most-consistently high performing trusts in the NHS and has been rated "excellent" for both financial management and for quality of clinical and non-clinical services by the Care Quality Commission.
You must be on the GMC Specialist Register or be within 6 months of obtaining a CCT of the interview date. Previous experience /training in the required specialty.
For further information please contact Dr Rick Steeds on 01213714035, Dr Howard Marshall on 01213714039, or Dr Will Bradlow on 01213712372.
To apply please click the apply button quoting ref: 304-18C048. You must also email your current CV to Christine.firstname.lastname@example.org
The interviews for this post will be held in the afternoon of 11 September 2018.
Closing date: 15 August 2018.