Consultant Physician in Diabetes, Endocrinology with General Medicine Expertise
The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust is one of the largest NHS Trusts in England employing around 9,000 staff. It serves the communities of Bury, North Manchester,
Oldham and Rochdale. Operating from four sites; Fairfield General Hospital, North Manchester General Hospital, The Royal Oldham Hospital and Rochdale Infirmary.
We are an organisation striving to perform to the best possible standard and are on an improvement journey that will see us be part of a transformation in healthcare across Greater Manchester unlike anything done before.
Our mission statement, “to provide the very best care for each patient on every occasion” is enshrined in our organisational values; Quality Driven, Responsible & Compassionate.
The Diabetes and Endocrine Directorate are a dynamic team who are committed to providing excellent care. We have developed numerous services including community diabetes and specialty clinics and we are keen to increase our capability and service further through these key appointments.
The current team includes nine Diabetes & Endocrine Consultants (three at each of the sites), Diabetes Specialist Nurses, Specialist Dietician, Podiatrists and supporting staff.
We have close links with the University of Manchester Medical School with associate teaching hospital status and we are one of the largest training organisations for Junior Doctors in the North West. We are recognised for our Diabetes and Endocrine Research trials.
OUR COMMITMENT TO YOU
The Diabetes and Endocrine team serve a population of 800,000 and so have exceptional opportunities for those wishing to develop sub-speciality interest, clinical leadership and medical education roles. You will be joining us at a time of expansion to the Medical Workforce, so the right candidate will have the opportunity to help lead service developments, research, and education and develop clinical leadership across the Health and Social Care System.
YOUR VALUED CONTRIBUTION
We are looking for candidates with ambition and vision to join our team. You will be an enthusiastic team player with a strong background in all aspects of Diabetes and Endocrine management, along with General Medicine expertise. Candidates should be on the Specialist Register or within 6 months of achieving a CCT (or equivalent) at the day of interview.
The post is being offered at 10 PAs but the Trust and department are extremely flexible and welcome applications for job share or candidates wishing to work part time.
The post holders will participate in the GIM on call rota (a 1 in 12 weekday and 1 in 8 weekend commitment).
We welcome the opportunity to meet with you to show you what working with our brilliant teams could mean for your future career.
Please contact us for an informal chat or to arrange a visit: Prof Matt Makin, Medical Director, North Manchester General Hospital, Tel: 0161 604 5468 or Dr David Weir, Clinical Director, GIM, North Manchester General Hospital, on Tel: 0161 720 2041 or Professor C Dang, Consultant in Endocrine/Diabetes, on Tel: 0161 720 2086.
Applications can be submitted by clicking the apply button.
Closing Date: Sunday 3rd February 2019.
Interview Date: TBC.
We are an equal opportunities employer, positive about disabled people and a no smoking organisation.