Consultant in Infectious Diseases

Location
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary
£76,761 to £103,490 pa
Posted
28 Sep 2018
Closes
25 Oct 2018
Ref
298-CON-484
Sector
Hospital
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

St James’s University Hospital

Required to fill this full time replacement post the department provides inpatient and outpatient services for the people of Leeds and surrounding areas and a 7 day a week Infectious diseases service to the West Yorkshire Region. 

There are approximately 750 admissions per annum which are nearly all non-elective. In addition, we provide significant outpatient activity in Infectious Diseases, TB and HIV.  The inpatient ward acts as the Primary Treatment Centre for the West Yorkshire Regional HIV Network, and so takes admissions of HIV patients from around the region. There is a well-established OPAT service run in partnership with Leeds Community Health NHS Trust. You need to be interested in engaging and contributing to service changes that support safe and timely care for patients.

All prospective applicants are welcome to attend an Open Afternoon to meet the team on Thursday 18th October (4pm to 6pm) in the Infection & Travel medicine department, St James’s Hospital.  Enquiries to : lee.parker3@nhs.net Mobile: 07786915388

The department is also looking for a Locum Consultant, details of which can be found on NHS Jobs.

For further details of this position and to apply on-line please visit www.jobs.nhs.uk.  If you have any queries, please contact Lynn Lindley on (0113) 2064895 or email LynnLindley@nhs.net

Closing Date: 25 October 2018.