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Specialty Doctor in Anaesthetics and Intensive Care

Job Description

Are you looking for a new challenge?

There has never been a better time to come and work at Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust; we are a leading Teaching Hospital with care, safety, compassion and pride at the heart of our organisation.

With over 8,500 members of staff you can expect huge variety and new opportunities every day! Our staff go above and beyond and are taking pride in caring for our patients – making every moment matter.

Think you’ve got what it takes to join us?

Here’s more about the role and what we’re looking for

We are seeking substantive and fixed-term Specialty Doctors, who together with 59 Consultant Anaesthetists, 2 Associate Specialists, 15 existing Speciality Doctors and 28 Trainees will provide a comprehensive anaesthetic service to a population of approximately 570,000 across Southern Derbyshire.

The positions will comprise of between 10 programmed activities on average per week and there are 2 additional PAs available with this post. These posts offers variety of interests including, theatre work, obstetric anaesthesia, intensive care and resident on call duties. A willingness to work flexibly is essential. The Specialty Doctors are co-ordinated by a dedicated Consultant and the Trust has also appointed a Tutor to specifically support the educational and developmental needs of the Specialty Doctor group in all specialties.

The final phase of a £333 million PFI project in Derby opened in May 2009, bringing all local acute services onto a state of the art single site facility at the Royal Derby Hospital complex. The new hospital has a total bed compliment of 1,150, with 35 operating theatres, a 16 bed ICU and a 24 bed step-down facility for post operative care. It also has a new maternity suite and Children’s hospital with some non acute services still remaining at the London Road Community Hospital (formerly the Derbyshire Royal Infirmary). The Trust has also seen the opening of a graduate entry Medical School - a satellite of the University of Nottingham, which has greatly enhanced the teaching and research opportunities for medical staff.

Applicants must hold full GMC Registration with a licence to practise, be able to demonstrate a wide range of experience in all aspects of anaesthesia and have worked in the specialty for a minimum of two years.

To discuss the posts further please contact Dr John Williams, (Clinical Director, Anaesthetics) Royal Derby Hospital on  ( Phone number removed ) .

The Trust is an equal opportunities Employer and operates Employee Friendly Policies, including Job Share.

For further details and informal visits please contact Mr John Williams on  ( Phone number removed ) .

We are a fantastic Trust and want the very best and skilled people to work with us in providing excellent patient care.

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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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