Consultant Gastroenterologist

Location
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary
£77,913pa - £105,042pa
Posted
01 Aug 2019
Closes
30 Aug 2019
Ref
361-R2R-1486-A
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Gastroenterology
Career Level
Consultant
Hours
Full Time

Applications are invited for the post of Consultant Gastroenterologist at East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust. The post comprises 10 programmed activities including an on-call commitment to the emergency endoscopy rota. Clinics may be at either of the three Trust sites. The job plan is constructed for someone interested in lower GI pathology but could be changed to accommodate someone with an upper GI interest

The National Bowel Cancer Screening Programme was implemented in 2008 and Bowelscope flexible sigmoidoscopy screening in 2015. There is endoscopic sub-specialisation with ERCP, video capsule endoscopy and upper GI cancer services including provision of a regional GI Laser service. Recent developments include a comprehensive nutrition service and local viral hepatology service.

Both Endoscopy units are JAG accredited and include state of the art equipment. Our Gastroenterologists are supported by specialist nurses, GP and nurse endoscopists.

To arrange an informal visit/discussion please contact Dr Simon Greenfield, Clinical Director for Gastroenterology at simon.greenfield@nhs.net or via the service co-ordinator on 01438 284245.

Every effort will be made to accommodate shortlisted applicants on leave with alternative modes of interview.

Applicants must be on the Specialist Register, or within 6 months of doing so, at the time of interview. Applications from those wishing to work part-time or job share are welcomed.

Please attach your CV to your application, this is an integral part of the process and you may not be contacted if you fail to do so. Please supply details of referees that cover a 3-year period, one must be your current employer.

To apply please click the apply button.

Closing date for applications: 30th August 2019.

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