Consultant Obstetrician with an interest in Endocrinology

Birmingham, West Midlands
£76,761 - 103,490
01 Oct 2018
17 Oct 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

The Birmingham Women’s NHS Foundation Trust is seeking to appoint a
substantive Consultant Obstetrician. This job will consist of 10 Programmed
Activities per week. The delivery suite component may be required to be part of an annualised contract. The job plan includes a weekly resident night shift with a full complement of junior staff in the hospital.

The post holder must possess Membership of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) (or equivalent), be on the GMC specialist register, and have CCT in Obstetrics & Gynaecology (or international equivalent). Full registration with the GMC is essential. The Advanced Labour Ward Practice Module (or equivalent experience) is also required.

The Birmingham Women’s Hospital site is a leading provider of healthcare to
women, babies and their families in South Birmingham. The hospital serves a large multiracial local community, currently delivering over 8000 women per year with an equivalent gynaecological workload. We are a tertiary centre for perinatal care and are the regional centre for Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Neonatology and Clinical Genetics. We have referrals for fetal therapy from all over the North and Midlands of England. The successful candidate will join a team of maternal medicine consultants in focusing on complex care for women with pre-existing morbidities.

There are excellent links, including joint specialist clinics, with physicians from University Hospital Birmingham.

The Trust has a well-developed tertiary Gynaecological services; including,
urogynaecology, ambulatory gynaecology, MAS and Urgent Care service. It houses the Tommy’s Centre for miscarriage research. In many areas of clinical work there are research opportunities interfacing with the University of Birmingham through Birmingham Health Partners. There is a formal TOP service in recognition of the increased service need from both the local providers needing secondary care facilities and also from the regional Fetal Medicine service.

Informal enquiries are most welcome, please call Miss Sam Pretlove on 0121 607 4708 (Clinical Director of Maternity Services) and/or Dr Ellen Knox, Dr Tracey Johnston, Dr Nina Johns (Clinical Leads for Maternal Medicine).

Please apply online by clicking the apply button.

Closing date for completed applications: 17th October 2018

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders act and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the CRB to check for any previous criminal convictions. We are committed to Equal Opportunities in Employment and actively discourage smoking at work.