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Locum StR in Rheumatology

Job Description

Applications are invited for a Locum Specialist Trainee (LAS) in Rheumatology based at Wythenshawe Hospital, University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust. The post is to cover a vacancy on the regional training programme and is available 12th September 2016 until 31st January 2017.

Appropriate training and experience in Rheumatology and an interest in teaching are essential. MRCP or equivalent is desirable.

The appointment is on a whole-time basis but applications are welcome from those who wish to job share. Participation in weekend rheumatology on call cover for UHSM, MRI and SHH is an optional additional duty.

The appointee will be encouraged to develop his/her own subspeciality interests and to take full part in team meetings and clinical audit. There is secretarial support and office space including a computer.

For further details / informal visits contact:
Applicants wishing to make informal enquiries should contact Dr. Paul Sanders (Consultant Rheumatologist/Clinical Lead) – Telephone  ( Phone number removed )  or Dr Pippa Watson (Consultant Rheumatologist)  ( Phone number removed ) .

PLEASE NOTE: UHSM is committed to supporting its current employees move into new roles as a result of organisational change or other circumstances. We therefore reserve the right to prioritise current staff who may need to be redeployed into this role.

UHSM has five core PEOPLE values. These values bring together our very talented team and they guide us in the way we work.

Patient first – we put our patients and customers first. We aim to exceed their expectations every time to earn their trust and loyalty.

E xcellence – we are dedicated to developing excellence. We strive to continuously improve the quality of care we give to our patients.

One team– we aim to attract, excite, develop and retain exceptional people. We work as one team, delivering our best to our patients by supporting each other.

oPen – we embrace innovation and learn from our mistakes. We measure everything we do and we openly share information.

Leadership – we believe in leadership at all levels. We demonstrate personal courage and role model the behaviour we expect from others.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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