Consultant in Paediatric Intensive Care
Applications are invited for a Consultant in Paediatric Intensive Care at Addenbrooke’s Hospital part of Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (CUH).
We seek to appoint the first of two dynamic Clinicians to join a team of Consultant Paediatric Intensivist’s in this busy regional centre.
This is an exciting time to join the team as Funding of £128m for a new children’s hospital in Cambridge to open in 2023 was announced by Health Minister Matt Hancock in 2018. Plans for a new Regional Paediatric Intensive Care Retrieval Service are now well advanced.
The appointees will provide clinical leadership, specialist advice and multi-disciplinary management for the Paediatric Intensive care Unit. Our Paediatric Intensive Care Unit supports a wide range of medical and surgical specialties, major trauma, education and research. Services include specialist surgery such as Neurosurgery, Ophthalmology, Urology, Orthopaedics, Scoliosis Surgery, Plastic and Cleft Surgery, Paediatric General Surgery and Oncology Surgery. Medical services supported include Acute Paediatrics, Endocrinology, Respiratory, Immunology, Rheumatology, Haematology, Oncology, Allergy, Neurology, and Gastroenterology. There are close links with the University Department of Paediatrics and the Level 3 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
The Consultant will join a close team of Nurses, Physiotherapists, Dieticians, SLT, psychologists, counsellors and other members of the multidisciplinary team as well as five other Consultants.
You will be fully registered with the GMC or be within six months of award of CCT at the time of interview. Applications are welcomed from those unable to work full time for personal reasons or those wishing to job-share.
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is an Equal Opportunities Employer.
For further details/informal visits contact: Informal enquiries about this post should be addressed to Dr Roddy O’Donnell, Consultant for Paediatric Intensive Care via email on firstname.lastname@example.org or Dr Shruti Agrawal, Consultant for Paediatric Intensive Care via email on email@example.com
Visiting the Department should be arranged by contacting Ruth Collins via telephone on 01223 586795 and/or Karen Wells via telephone on 01223 217715.
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Closing date: 19 May 2019.