Consultant Radiologist with specialist interest in Gynaecological Imaging

6 days left

Newport, Newport (Casnewydd)
£77,779 - £100,977 per annum/pro rata
11 Oct 2019
24 Oct 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Consultant Radiologist with an interest in Gynaecological Imaging

Based: The Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport

Closing Date for Applications: Midnight on 24th October 2019

Applications are invited for a full time Consultant Radiologist with an interest in gynaecological imaging. A broad radiological experience, together with an ability to cover at least 50% of the gynae-oncology MDT and provide an active role in supporting sonographers and trainees is anticipated. Participation in the radiology on-call rota will be required. On-call is outsourced between 5pm and 9am, with a consultant as second on-call; the current frequency is approximately 1:18. A flexible job plan - including home working, in a friendly, functional and supportive team, with an enviable procurement policy for high-end equipment are just some of the benefits of working for this University Health Board. The successful candidate will join an enthusiastic team of Consultants with negotiable base hospital, but will include sessions at other Health Board sites.

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board is one of the largest and busiest health providers in the UK, advancing clinical excellence and driving forward clinical research. 

The University Health Board is responsible for the healthcare of more than 600,000 people living in South East Wales, providing primary and acute services, plus a wide range of community and mental health care, with acute hospitals at Newport, Abergavenny and Caerphilly supported by community hospitals and extensive community, general practice, mental health and learning disability services. The service will be further enhanced with the state of the art Specialist and Critical Care Centre, The Grange University Hospital Cwmbran, due to open in 2021. 

The University Health Board has over 13,000 staff, including over 1,000 doctors and general practitioners, 250 consultants and a nursing staff of more than 5,000. Its Clinical School has 950 medical students and 350 post-graduate junior doctor replacements each year. The University Health Board also hosts many award winning nurses. 

Free parking is available across all Aneurin Bevan University Health Board sites. 

This position involves Regulated Activity with children and adults as defined by the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act (amended by the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012) and the following checks will be undertaken following any conditional offer:

  • Enhanced check with barred list information, including;
    - an adults barred list check

Applicants must hold full registration and a licence to practice with the GMC.

Candidates for Consultant posts must also be on the GMC Specialist Register (including via CESR/European Community Rights) or will have a CCT/CESR(CP) date within 6 months of interview.

This post is not included on the current UK Shortage Occupation List and is subject to the rules outlined in the attachment ‘Resident Labour Market Test Guidance’.

Vacancy Ref: 040-CON355-R-A                                       

Closing Date for Applications: Midnight on 24th October 2019

Published on NHS Jobs and Trac: 10th September 2019          

Published in BMJ: 22nd September 2019

Interview Date:  22nd November 2019

For further details / informal visits contact:

Those wishing to discuss the post informally in the first instance or arrange a visit to the department should contact Dr David Fleming, Consultant Radiologist and Clinical Director, Telephone: 01633 234318.