Trust Grade Clinical fellow
Trust Grade Clinical Fellow
Fixed Term - 12 months
From £31,217 to £41,300
We are seeking to employ a full time paediatric Trust Grade ST1 doctor from 29th May, 2019, for a period of 12 months. This post provides an excellent opportunity to gain paediatric and neonatal experience in in-patient, out-patient, and Emergency Department settings. The successful candidate will take part in a 1 in 10 first on call, EWTD, new contract, compliant, full shift rota with 9 other ST1/F2 and ST2 staff. The rota will become 1 in 11 from August 2019.
The Paediatric Directorate prides itself on being a friendly, caring and supportive team within the Medical Care Group with an active Audit and Clinical Governance Structure. The Trust was scored OUTSTANDING at its last CQC inspection in August 2018 and Paediatrics consistently scores over 95% on the Friends and Family Test.
Two paediatric wards accommodate both general paediatric/surgical inpatients and day case surgery in 29 beds, including a 2 bed HDU unit. There is also a Children’s Observation Ward with 8 beds, a Paediatric Phlebotomy Service and the Hospital at Home Nursing Team which offers outreach care for children stable enough to be cared for in their own homes. The Neonatal Unit with 15 special care cots supports the Maternity Unit with over 4,000 deliveries per year.
There are active postgraduate and undergraduate teaching programmes with medical students attending regularly from Liverpool University. There are close links to the Tertiary Paediatric Centre at Alder Hey Children’s Hospital, with joint specialty clinics held locally in Cystic Fibrosis, Neurology and Epilepsy.
As a Trust our aim is to provide a high quality service to all our patients. We strive to meet the best standards for professional care whilst being sensitive and responsive to the needs of individual patients.
Our valued workforce is recognised for their unique skills and talents with our teams of experts winning national awards on a regular basis.
There are excellent educational, cultural and leisure facilities within easy reach of the Hospital and there are a variety of pleasant urban and rural living areas close by.
Date Advertised: 18th April 2019
Date Advert Close: 14th May 2019
Date Shortlisting to commence: 15th May 2019
Date of Interviews: TBC
For further details / informal visits contact:
For further information please contact Dr M Aziz, Clinical Director, or Dr S Upadrasta, Clinical Tutor via the paediatric secretaries on 0151 430 1411/0151 430 1634 or alternatively contact The Medical Staffing Department via switchboard on 0151 426 1600