Consultant Gastroenterologist x3
Do you want to join our dynamic team of six Gastroenterology Consultants and to work in a supported team of professionals to develop your career?
We are seeking three Consultant Gastroenterologists to join our expanding team and department. We invite candidates who have a passion for leadership and want to be part of a dynamic team and are willing to work in fast paced and busy department. You will join a thriving Gastroenterology service, which is expanding across Barnsley and Rotherham Hospitals in partnership offering a comprehensive range of gastroenterology and endoscopic services.
Consultant colleagues have interests in Endoscopy (including advanced therapeutic and complex polyp work), Nutrition, Hepatology and Hepatobiliary medicine. We have nurse led Hepatitis services in both localities with established community based clinics, four Inflammatory Bowel Disease nurses across the two sites and a nurse led Capsule endoscopy and iron-deficiency service. We offer diagnostic and therapeutic colonoscopy including complex EMR with opportunities for further develeopment.
The department has various research interests including participation in many NIHR portfolio studies, and abstracts are regularly presented at national and international meetings. The departments are regularly involved in teaching upper GI endoscopy and colonoscopy both locally at Sheffield and nationally at St George’s Hospital, London, as well as delivering a well-received therapeutic endoscopy training day as part of the South Yorkshire Gastroenterology Training programme.
Gastroenterology Service has a well-established team of clinical nurse specialists and non-medical endoscopists
All applicants should be fully registered with the General Medical Council, hold a Licence to Practice and be on the Specialist Register or within six months of CCT at the date of interview This is a full time, permanent post; please see our job description today for further details
To find out more or to arrange informal visits please contact Dr Rob Atkinson Consultant Gastroenterologist and Clinical Director of Medicine & Urgent Care Telephone: 01226 730000, Mr J Garner, Clinical Director for the Surgical Division and interim Lead for Gastroenterology. Telephone: 01709 427098.
To apply, please click the apply button. The job reference number is:163-0126-01-19. Closing date: 24 February 2019.