Consultant Interventional Radiologist
Applications are invited for 2 x Consultant in Interventional Radiology. Applications from candidates wanting to work less than full time will also be considered.
North Bristol NHS Trust is the largest hospital trust in the South West, providing hospital and community healthcare to the residents of Bristol, South Gloucestershire and North Somerset. We are also a specialist regional centre for a number of services including Vascular, Urology, Neurosurgery, Renal, Plastics, Burns, Orthopaedics and we are also the Major Trauma Centre for the South West Region. Our state-of-the-art Brunel Building is one of the most modern hospitals in Europe and we have a strong international reputation for clinical excellence.
If you are from outside the area, Bristol is consistently voted as one of the best places to live in the UK, with a rich history, thriving arts, music, gastronomic and independent retails scenes, excellent transport links and easy access to the spectacular countryside and coastlines of South Wales, Devon, Dorset and Cornwall.
For exceptional candidates a recruitment and retention package may be negotiated.
The successful applicant will join an enthusiastic team of 4 full-time IR Consultants and participate in a 1:6 IR on-call rota covering Vascular and non-Vascular interventions. The department enjoys close working relationships with Vascular Surgery, Urology and a wide range of other surgical and medical specialities. Core skill set will include nephrostomy drainage, embolization for haemorrhage control and endovascular interventions for peripheral vascular disease. Experience with EVAR is desirable. Interests in gastro-intestinal interventional radiology would be welcome with a growing demand for these procedures. Similarly North Bristol NHS Trust performs around 100 PCNLs per annum and previous experience of the management of complex renal stone disease would be an advantage. There is also an increasing practice of CT guided renal cryoablation.
Individuals wishing to apply must be registered with General Medical Council (with a licence to practice) and on the Specialist Register or be eligible to be on the Specialist Register within six months of the date of the Advisory Appointments Committee.
Further details available from Dr Peter Mezes, Clinical Lead for Interventional Radiology, Peter.Mezes@nbt.nhs.uk, PA Debbie Lewis on 0117 4149016, Dr Marcus Bradley, Clinical Lead for Imaging, Marcus.Bradley@nbt.nhs.uk, or Dr Rommel Ravanan, Clinical Director for Core Clinical Services Division, Rommel.Ravanan@nbt.nhs.uk Alternatively, please click the apply button.
If you are shortlisted we will contact you by email with details of your interview of which you will need to confirm your attendance. Therefore it is important that you check your online account regularly.
Close Date – 09th December 2018. Interview Date – 05th February 2019
Please note: CV’s are not used in the shortlisting process. If you are shortlisted your CV will be made available to the Formal and Informal interview panel. For Consultant expenses related to this post, please refer to the document on NHS Jobs.
Committed to equal opportunities, job share applications welcome.