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Locum Consultant in Gastroenterology

Job Reference: 165-19-07-135

Employer:
The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
165 Medical Staff & Specialist Nurses - Gastroenterology
Location:
Rotherham
Salary:
£82,096 - £110,683 per annum

Barnsley NHS Foundation Trust & The Rotherham Foundation Trust in Partnership

Fixed Term Locum Consultant Gastroenterologist (12 months in the first instance)

Do you want to join our dynamic team of 9 Gastroenterology Consultants and to work in a supported team of professionals to develop your career, working across Barnsley NHS Foundation Trust & The Rotherham Foundation Trust in partnership.

How We’ll Look After You

  • We will support the successful applicant to maximize their potential with a series of excellent benefits and opportunities: We will invest in your training and support you to pursue a successful and fulfilling career.
  • Generous relocation and educational support packages are available. Please contact the department for details
  • As a family friendly Trust we offer an onsite nursery to support our employees.

The Department

The Gastroenterology service receives excellent support from the pathology and radiology departments and from the emergency surgical services based at the hospital. We have specialist services in Nutrition, Hepatitis and IBD and a full range of lower GI testing and interventional modalities. Open access endoscopy services, straight to test fast track endoscopy, ERCP, EUS services are also well established.

The Gastroenterology Service has a well-established team of clinical nurse specialists specialising in:

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Hepatitis

This is a fixed term full time post for 12 months in the first instance; please see our job description today for further details.

The Area

Rotherham is surrounded by beautiful countryside and picturesque villages, and situated within easy access of transport links, the Peak District National Park, and major urban centres, such as Sheffield and Leeds.

Housing in the area and surrounding areas is plentiful and good value compared to the national average. Satisfactory and affordable accommodation is also available on the hospital site.

There are several “outstanding” schools in the local area and coaches also run from Rotherham to several highly-regarded independent schools nearby.

An information pack detailing transport links, schools and a number of other useful local guidance can be requested from the department. We will cater this pack to individuals, with specific queries, upon request.

For further details / informal visits contact: Mr Jeff Garner; interim clinical lead for gastroenterology at Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust (01709 427098)

Informal enquiries and requests to visit the Hospitals are welcome and should be made, following shortlisting

Both Rotherham and Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is committed to promoting equality of opportunity and fair treatment to all applicants regardless of race, nationality, ethnic origin, gender, marital status, mental or physical disability, religion or belief, sexual orientation, age or offending history.

PLEASE NOTE: all correspondence regarding this vacancy and the interview process will be sent by e-mail. Therefore, you are advised to check your emails/NHS Jobs account regularly following the closing date. To speed up the recruitment process please ensure that your references are appropriate and where possible you have provided an email address and telephone number.




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Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust is committed to equality of opportunity and welcomes applications from everyone regardless of ethnicity, disability, gender, age, faith or sexual orientation. The Trust seeks to establish a workforce as diverse as the population it serves.

Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust is committed to equality of opportunity and welcomes applications from everyone regardless of ethnicity, disability, gender, age, faith or sexual orientation. The Trust seeks to establish a workforce as diverse as the population it serves.

As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy/ies". The minimum criteria does not have to be published in the advertisement but does have to be made available to applicants, either on request or included in recruitment literature.

In line with other NHS organisations in the Yorkshire and Humber Region, the Trust is now passing the charge for undertaking a DBS check on to candidates in the event that they are successfully appointed into the post for which they have applied.

Enhanced Check: £49.00 = deduction from salary with the option of paying in first month or spread over 3 months.

The Trust operates a smoke free policy on all premises and grounds.

The Trust is committed to supporting a healthy work-life balance.

The Trust operates a childcare voucher scheme.



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