Applications are invited for a Consultant Gastroenterologist, based at the Lister Hospital in Stevenage and comprising 10 programmed activities (PAs) including an on-call commitment to the emergency endoscopy rota. Clinics may be at Lister Hospital, New QEII Hospital or Hertford County Hospital.
The National Bowel Cancer Screening Programme was implemented in 2008 and Bowelscope flexible sigmoidoscopy screening in 2015. There is endoscopic sub-specialisation with ERCP, video capsule endoscopy and upper GI cancer services including provision of a regional GI Laser service. Recent developments include a comprehensive nutrition service and local viral hepatology service.
Both Endoscopy units are JAG accredited and include state of the art equipment. Our Gastroenterologists are supported by specialist nurses, GP and nurse endoscopists. Applicants with an interest in upper GI therapeutics would be particularly welcome.
To arrange an informal visit/discussion please contact Dr Simon Greenfield, Clinical Director for Gastroenterology at firstname.lastname@example.org or via the service co-ordinator on 01438 284245.
Applicants must be on the Specialist Register, or within 6 months of doing so, at the time of interview. Applications from those wishing to work part-time or job share are welcomed.
It is imperative that you also attach your CV to your application as this is an integral part of the application process. Dependent on the number of applications, we may not contact you if you fail to do so. Please ensure to supply the names and addresses of referees. This must cover a period of 3 years with no gaps, one of whom must be your current employer.
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Closing date for completed applications: 21st February 2019. Interview Date: 27th March 2019.