An opportunity has arisen for a Consultant Gastroenterologist to join a dedicated and professional Multi-discipline medical team at our Will Adams NHS Treatment Centre in Gillngham. You will be a highly valued member of our team bringing your expertise and skills in Gastroenterology and Endoscopic procedures. As a Care UK Consultant you will have access to great facilities in a well-structured and relaxed environment.
We offer high quality day case treatment in a wide range of specialties including orthopaedics, urology, cataract surgery, general surgery and gastroenterology. We deliver excellent clinical care and our professional, friendly and compassionate team will do everything they can to ensure the patients treatment is of the highest standard.
Our focus at all times is on ensuring that our patients receive high quality treatment quickly, in clean and comfortable surroundings.
Reporting to the Hospital Medical Director the Consultant Gastroenterologist will be required to perform a range of Endoscopic procedures including Colonoscopies, Gastroscopies, Polypectomies and Haemostasis. You will be treating NHS patients referred to the treatment centre, working in accordance with hospital protocols and working practices.
You must comply to British Society of Gastroenterologist guidelines and will participate in the collection and submission of Global Rating Scale and patient outcome data valid towards annual revalidation of Jag accreditation.
Applicants will be required to demonstrate a high level af skill in the following areas:
• Diagnostic Oesophago-Gastro-Duodenoscopy
• Diagnostic Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
• Diagnostic Colonoscopy
• Expertise in therapeutic Colonoscopy in particular resection of colonic polyps
Safe sedation practice
• Ability to undertake clinical audit of work and apply findings to clinical work.
• Clinical training and experience equivalent to that required for gaining UK CCST.
• Ability to offer expert clinical opinion on a range of problems in elective gastroenterology drawing on substantial experience in the speciality.
• Ability to take full and independent responsibility for clinical care of patients.
• Ability to manage and lead a multi-professional team
UK registerable Medical Degree
MBChB or evidence of equivalent qualification
Past record of academic achievement
Full and Specialist GMC Registration in relevant speciality
We are one of the UK largest independent sector healthcare providers and work in close partnership with the NHS to deliver more than 50 services throughout the UK. We provide high quality specialist care and excellent results for more than 50,000 patients each year.
Our facilities are modern, employing the latest technology with friendly and professional staff. We have strong control processes to ensure we maintain high standards of hygiene and above all, we’re passionate about giving our patients the best possible care and helping them feel better, faster.
Please note that offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory references and a DBS check.
At Care UK, we actively promote diversity and equal opportunities.
Applicants must have the right to work in the EU.