Consultant Gastroenterologist

Barnsley, South Yorkshire
£77,913 to £105,042 pa
15 Mar 2019
11 Apr 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Do you want to join our dynamic team of eight Gastroenterology Consultants
and to work in a supported team of professionals to develop your career?

We are seeking to appoint one Consultant Gastroenterologist 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 development.

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.

The 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.
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.

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Closing date: 11 April 2019.

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