Consultant Sexual Health & HIV Medicine

Crawley, West Sussex
£77,913 - £105,042
23 Jan 2019
17 Feb 2019
Career Level
Full Time

(10 PAs)

Applications are invited for the above post of Consultant in Sexual health and HIV Medicine based at Crawley Sexual Health, Crawley Hospital, part of the Integrated Sexual Health Service provided by Western Sussex NHS Foundation Trust. 

The successful candidate will join 2.65 WTE Consultants in Sexual Health & HIV and a comprehensive team of clinical Matrons, dual trained sexual health nurses, health advisers, specialist pharmacists, HCA’s, administrative and managerial staff in providing a comprehensive integrated sexual health service across West Sussex. 

Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is the only CQC-rated “Outstanding” hospital trust on the south coast and one of only four in the country.  We’re an ambitious organisation that champions our people, equipping them with new skills to continually improve services for patients.

The CQC recognised our leading approach continuous improvement which encourages and supports innovation at all levels.  We are an acute trust with three hospitals; St Richard’s in Chichester and Worthing Hospital, where we provide emergency and inpatient care; and Southlands Hospital in Shoreham, where we provide out-patient care and day surgery.  We are a forward looking and innovative trust whose purpose is to provide high quality emergency and elective care for the people of West Sussex.  Foundation Trust Status was achieved in July 2013. 

Our hospitals are all situated along the beautiful Sussex coast, nestled against the South Downs National Park, and close to vibrant towns that are richly endowed with excellent cultural and sporting facilities, offering good transport links to London and Europe.

All newly appointed Consultants are mentored, via the “WSHFT Mentorship scheme for senior medical staff”. 

Applicants must be on the GMC Specialist Register or within 6 months of attaining Specialist Registration at the time of interview. Applications from candidates who, for personal reasons, are unable to work full-time will be eligible to be considered for this post.

For further information please contact: Dr Emma Rutland, Consultant Sexual Health & HIV Medicine and Clinical Lead. Chichester Sexual Health, 01243 831677 or click the apply button to apply.

All applicants are required to provide the names and contact details of four referees; three will be clinical referees including one from the current employer (or most recent employer if not currently working) and the final referee will your current Responsible Officer for revalidation.

Please note shortlisted applicants will be asked to provide an up to date CV for their interview.

Applications from Agencies will NOT be considered, therefore please do not send any directly to the department or Medical HR