Consultant in Gastroenterology

Location
Gillingham, Kent
Salary
£77,913 - £105,042
Posted
30 Jul 2019
Closes
25 Aug 2019
Ref
275-CGASTRO017-MB
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Gastroenterology
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are recruiting for a full-time (10 PAs) Consultant in Gastroenterology who shares our ambition and vision to deliver the Best of Care by the Best People and has the drive to take us forward, by ensuring that the Trust continues to be the first choice for patients and our staff.

The successful applicant will join a very friendly and welcoming team of 5 WTE substantive consultants and 3 locum consultants, with support of 2 middle grade doctors and further 2 Gastroenterology ST trainees. Specialty interests of current gastroenterologists include Bowel cancer screening, IBD, Hepatology and ERCP / Therapeutic endoscopy.

Specialty interests of current gastroenterologists include Hepatology Viral Hepatology, Bowel cancer screening IBD and nutrition ERCP / Therapeutic endoscopy.

The successful post holder will be expected to have experience of performing independent diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopies upper and lower GI endoscopies. It would be expected that the post holder would be able to manage Gastroenterology and General Medical patients both as inpatients and outpatients (GIM patients as inpatients). The post holder would be expected to support the delivery of the out of hours GI bleed rota (which is already in place at frequency of 1:6) and daily in-reach into the newly commissioned 60 bedded AMU department. The Gastroenterologists on the GI bleed rota do not have GIM on call commitment.

For further details/informal visits contact: irfan.khan3@nhs.net

To contribute to our exciting future and become part of our team, please click the apply button and search for job reference 275- CGASTRO017-MB.

Closing date 25 August 2019