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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 17/01/2021.

Consultant in Clinical Genetics

Job Reference: 321-S5-1370-DU

Employer:
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Clinical Genetics
Location:
Oxford Centre for Genomic Medicine, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Headington, Oxford
Salary:
£82,096 - £110,683

Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest NHS teaching trusts in the country. It provides a wide range of general and specialist clinical services and is a base for medical education, training and research.

The Trust comprises four hospitals - the John Radcliffe Hospital, Churchill Hospital and Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Headington and the Horton General Hospital in Banbury.

Our values, standards and behaviours define the quality of clinical care we offer and the professional relationships we make with our patients, colleagues and the wider community. We call this Delivering Compassionate Excellence and its focus is on our values of compassion, respect, learning, delivery, improvement and excellence. These values put patients at the heart of what we do and underpin the quality healthcare we would like for ourselves or a member of our family. Watch how we set out to deliver compassionate excellence via the OUH YouTube channel.

Many of our recruitment programmes use Value Based Interviewing to identify those who have the skills we seek, who share our values and who are able to deliver compassionate excellence from the outset. We know that this makes a significant difference to your job satisfaction and above all the outcomes and experience of our patients and their families.


POST OF: CONSULTANT IN CLINICAL GENETICS

Full Time (10PA) or Part Time (minimum 6PA)

 

OXFORD UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

 

CONSULTANT IN CLINICAL GENETICS

 

Applications are invited for a full-time (10PA) or part-time (minimum 6PA) Consultant Clinical Geneticist at the Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust (OUH). The post is based at The Oxford Centre for Genomic Medicine (OxGEM) which is located in the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre.

The successful candidate will join 10 consultants, 2 honorary consultants and 11 genetic counsellors supported by a secretarial and administrative team. We are seeking an enthusiastic consultant who shares the values of the OUH in providing excellent, compassionate care.

The role offers an opportunity for an individual keen to provide general genetic clinics and to develop a special interest which complements those of the existing team. Applications are particularly encouraged from those with a special interest in neurogenetics, but those with other interests are welcome to apply.

In the interest of equal opportunities so that information about candidates is provided in the same format, all applicants are required to complete the standard application form on the NHS Jobs website.

 

 

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameDr Dorothy HallidayJob titleClinical Lead for GeneticsEmail addressdorothy.halliday@ouh.nhs.ukTelephone number01865 226029




No unsolicited recruitment agency telephone calls or emails.

Please note that this post is subject to a 6 month probationary period. If you currently hold a contract of employment with the Oxford University Hospitals, this will not apply. This statement does not apply to Medical staff or Executive Appointments.

Please make sure that you read the job description and person specification attached below, and that your statement in support reflects this as your application will be judged against these criteria.

When providing employment reference details please provide correct work related email addresses so references can be sought promptly when we are looking to progress your application. Your first referee will need to be your line manager, supervisor or clinical lead from your current or most recent post or place of study. This information is essential if your offer of employment is to be confirmed.

Candidates selected for interview will be contacted after the short listing process, usually within 2 weeks. (Please note that shortlisting times vary when applying for a Medical position within the Trust) The majority of correspondence will be via the e-recruitment system, therefore you should check your emails regularly including junk mail folders in web-based email products.


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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Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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