Consultant Community Peadiatrics

Coventry, West Midlands
£77,913 - £105,042 per annum
05 Mar 2019
07 Apr 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership Trust provides a full range of expanding physical, mental health and learning disability services to children, young adults, adults and older adults over many sites across Coventry, Warwickshire and Solihull.

Services are provided to a population of over one million people living in Coventry and Warwickshire and also a wider geographical area in some of our specialist services

PLEASE NOTE that this vacancy can be closed as soon as sufficient applications are received. Staff at risk within the Trust will be given priority.

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Are you looking forward to your first Consultant post, or maybe you are thinking about a change?

Discover the career opportunities at Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership NHS Trust (CWPT).

Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership NHS Trust provides Community Paediatrics, all-age community physical health services, Mental Health, Learning Disability services to people of all ages living in Coventry, Warwickshire and Solihull. We also provide specialist Learning Disability in patient services to a wider geographical area. Rated good by the CQC the Trust is an organisation that is continuously improving and we would welcome interest from individuals who want to join us to make a difference.

Coventry and Warwickshire as a region has a real buzz, offering a great place to live and work, catering for everyone, young and old. Coventry is a vibrant city to be based, with a wealth of cultures and opportunities on offer, recently awarded City of Culture in 2021. Warwickshire is a county with world famous attractions, including, Stratford upon Avon, Warwick Castle, with town and countryside right on your doorstep.

We currently have a full time Consultant post (Pay Scale: £77,913 - £105,042) on offer within Community Paediatrics, to join the Community Paediatric and multidisciplinary teams in Community Children’s Services.

All Community Pediatricians are based at City of Coventry Health Centre along with Speech and Language therapy, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, School nursing, Health Visiting, Looked after Children’s health team, Dieticians, Community Children’s nursing, CAMHS and CAMHS LD services. This provides excellent opportunities for working as a team with families.

We believe high quality consultant appointments are key to providing quality services and ensuring senior clinical leadership. We are looking for enthusiastic, forward thinking individuals who can work within the Trust and with partners to develop children’s health services.

The post holder will contribute to the work of the Community Paediatric department through Community Paediatric outpatient clinics in the City Of Coventry Health Centre, in other localities across the city and in a special school.

The post holder will provide PAs to the rota for the assessment of alleged non-accidental injury. The post holder will liaise closely with the acute Paediatric unit and other child health services to provide a co-ordinated health service for children in Coventry.

The post holder will be invited to contribute to the West Midlands Paediatric Sexual Assault Service (WMPSAS) acute rota, which is currently organised as 24-hour non-resident on-call shifts (including weekends and bank holidays), as well as to the WMPSAS planned clinics. Training and supervision will be offered to support the post holder if required. 

The post holder will work closely with the Community Nursing Teams and in particular the Special School nursing teams, in supporting all activities necessary to ensure that the Coventry And Warwickshire Partnership Trust meets its responsibilities in relation to child protection. The doctor will liaise closely with other health professionals, social care and the Education authority in order support Looked After children and young people

The post holder will share general medical responsibilities and participate in the training of junior medical staff and students

The post holder will join a well-established multidisciplinary team in providing a comprehensive community child health service in Coventry. The post holder will participate in the provision of both undergraduate training and postgraduate training. You will need leadership and team building skills as well as clinical experience and an enthusiasm for teaching/ training. 

This post may not attract a work permit.  Applications from candidates who require a work permit to work in the UK may not be considered if there are a sufficient number of other suitable applicants.

Dr Anita Morgan 

Tel: 02476 962 053/ 02476961437 


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