Consultant Dermatologist

Crewe, Cheshire
£77,913 to £105,042 pa
14 May 2019
23 Jun 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for a full time (10 PA) Consultant Dermatologist to join our busy, enthusiastic and friendly Dermatology department at Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. This is a new post to increase the capacity of the department.

This is an exciting time to be joining our dynamic and expanding team. The service has recently moved to a new Outpatient facility at Leighton Hospital.

The successful applicant would be joining a team consisting of 3 Consultants, 2 Specialty Doctors, 4 Clinical Nurse Specialists and 2 GP’s with Specialist Interest in Dermatology.

This opportunity offers the ability to lead and develop the Dermatology services delivered at Leighton Hospital, Crewe, Victoria Infirmary, Northwich and in community settings.

The Service

The Dermatology Department treats a wide range of skin diseases in both adults and children. Our team of clinical nurse specialists carry out systemic monitoring, biologics clinics, PDT, iontophoresis, a contact dermatitis and patch testing service and skin surgery lists. We are fully equipped with PUVA/ TL01 at both sites and also provide a state of the art computer- assisted mole mapping and digital photo-dermoscopy surveillance service. We also provide a range of assessment and treatment services for skin cancer.

The department is interested in developing services for Dermatology patients and would consider setting up special interest clinics if the successful applicant has a particular subspecialty interest.

The Trust’s new Recruitment & Retention Premia means that individuals choosing to come and work at MCHFT in the role of Consultant Dermatologist will benefit from an additional £23,374 on appointment, in addition to their basic salary, with an additional £23,374 paid at the completion of four years’ service. The Premia is in addition to relocation packages of up to £8,000 being offered by the Trust to successful candidates.

Applicants must have full registration with the GMC including a License to Practice, and be on the Specialist Register (or be within six months of obtaining their Certificate of Completion of Training).

The post is offered on a full-time basis; however, the Trust would welcome discussion with individuals looking for a more flexible working pattern to support a different work life balance.

Informal discussions or visits are welcomed. Please contact:
Dr Alex Harris, Consultant Dermatologist. Telephone: 01270 278282.
Dr Christina Wong, Consultant Dermatologist. Telephone: 01270 612180.
Dr Nick Craven, Consultant Dermatologist. Telephone: 01270 273366. Shortlisted candidates will be expected to visit the department prior to interview.

Please visit to apply for this post. For further details please contact the Medical Resourcing Department on 01270 612317 or alternatively email

Our Ref: 412-DCSS-696

Closing date: 23 June 2019
Interview date: 31 July 2019

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