Consultant Physician in General Medicine with a special interest in Rheumatology (3 Posts)
Applications are invited for these new full-time posts at this 641 bed acute hospital serving a local population of approximately 400,000.
This is an exciting opportunity to apply for these newly created posts to support the increased workload, expansion and development of the Rheumatology Department, along with the provision of General Medical support.
Applicants with a sub-specialty interest applicable to a DGH Hospital are encouraged to apply, but a particular interest in Bone Health and Osteoporosis is welcomed.
The Trust received an overall Good for services following its last CQC inspection, and was recently announced the only hospital in the country to meet all of the key targets.
The Hospital has always been renowned for its friendly atmosphere and good working relationships. The Trust has University Hospital status with UCL and the Royal Free, which provides an opportunity to strengthen our teaching and R&D programme and brings a more academic environment to the hospital. This department is fully committed to teaching and training both undergraduate medical students and postgraduate doctors.
The Hospital has easy access to central London and the rural Chilterns.
Excellent schools are found nearby. There is also very good access to the Midlands and London by road or by rail. London Luton Airport is within fifteen minutes drive of the hospital. Residence is required within ten miles by road or up to thirty minutes travelling time of the hospital.
Applicants must be fully registered on the UK General Medical Council’s Specialist Register and have MRCP. Specialist Registrars may apply if within 6 months of CCT.
Candidates unable for personal reasons to work full-time are also invited to apply.
An informal visit may be arranged by appointment with Dr Daniel Fishman, Clinical Director for Rheumatologyon 01582 718741.
To apply online please click the apply button.
Closing date: 26 August 2018
Interview date: 5 October 2018