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Locum Consultant in Gastroenterology with interest in IBD

Locum Consultant

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Locum Consultant in Gastroenterology with interest in IBD
Locum Consultant
Fixed term: Temporary 12 Months
Full time: 10 PA's
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Hull Royal Infirmary
£79,860 to £107,668 pa
09/07/2020 23:59

This locum post is an exciting opportunity to join a progressive Gastroenterology Department at Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust. You will join the 12 current Consultant Gastroenterologists providing high quality Gastroenterology and Hepatology care to a population of over 600,000 in Hull and East Yorkshire, and tertiary care services to a wider catchment area of 1.2 million.

The department has established expertise in IBD, Hepatology and therapeutic endoscopy. There are 2 busy endoscopy units (8 rooms) which are JAG and bowel cancer screening accredited. Endoscopic training is a strong focus of the department, which is also home to the renowned East Yorkshire School of Endoscopy. The Departments of Gastroenterology, Upper GI Surgery and Colorectal Surgery share the same Health Group and form an integrated Digestive Diseases Service. The integrated IBD clinical and research team is supported by 4 IBD specialist nurses, IBD administrator, 2 research nurses and clinical trial co-ordinator. The unit has a philosophy of personalised care with strong commitment to research, and is one of the most research active units in the country.

The post is mainly to support the integrated IBD service and deliver its strategy although any additional complementary skills & interests may be encouraged for the suitable candidate. You must possess clinical competencies commensurate with CCT in Gastroenterology with accreditation in General Internal Medicine or equivalent, and be on the Specialist Register, or within six months of being admitted to the register for trainees. There is no general internal medicine on call commitment to this post.

To succeed you must be able to demonstrate a high level of clinical experience in all aspects of general gastroenterology and competence in diagnostic and therapeutic upper GI endoscopy and colonoscopy. In addition specific experience and training in IBD is desirable.

Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is committed to delivery of safe, high quality care and excellent patient experience. The Trust is a major partner in the Hull York Medical School (HYMS) providing teaching and training to medical students throughout the year.

Please include in the additional information section of the application form; the name of your current responsible officer, their contact details and your date of revalidation.


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Dr Lynsey Corless, Clinical Lead for Gastroenterology:; 01482 816797.