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Consultant in Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Job Reference: 387-WC-4550-MP

University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust
Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Bristol Royal Hospital for Children, Bristol
£82,096 - £110,683 pa pro rata

We are delighted to invite applications for a Full time permanent (10 PA) Consultant in Paediatric Gastroenterology, to join an enthusiastic and dynamic multidisciplinary paediatric Gastroenterology team. We provide comprehensive high quality tertiary Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition service across the South West of England.


We are looking for motivated and enthusiastic colleague to join a current team of 5 consultants (4.7 WTE). The applicants must possess CCT or be within 6 months of completing the CCT or equivalent in general paediatrics. They should have at least 2 years sub-specialty training in paediatric gastroenterology, hepatology & nutrition in an approved institution and preferably on or eligible for GMC sub-speciality register for Paediatric Gastroenterology.

The service is located in Bristol Royal Hospital for Children which is a part of the University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust (UHBW). It consists of a variety of hospitals predominantly on a single campus close to the city center and the University of Bristol. The majority of clinical specialties are represented in the hospitals of the Trust which serves a catchment population of over 1 Million children region wide. The UHBW provides healthcare for the local community and a wide range of specialist services for regional, national and international patients. Hospitals within the Trust are closely linked with the University of Bristol and University of the West of England (UWE) and are the principal teaching hospitals in the Region with very active undergraduate and postgraduate education facility. Research is well supported.

Please see the job description for further details. Initial enquiries concerning the posts can be made directly to:

Dr Dharam Basude Clinical Lead


Telephone number 0117 342 9450

Additional contacts

Dr A Wiskin,

Dr C Spray,

Dr L Selvarajan

Dr E Volonaki

Closing date: 8th August

Interview date: 14th September 2021




University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust is CQC rated Outstanding. As one of the largest acute Trusts in the country and the major teaching and research centre for the South West, we have over 13,000 staff, over 100 different clinical services. Working in ten hospitals across Bristol and Weston, we offer a wide range of careers and jobs. Together we support the delivery of excellent care to the people of Bristol, Weston and beyond.

Our hospitals are based across Bristol and Weston-super-Mare, meaning you can enjoy the very best of both worlds; city living within a stone’s throw of the countryside or beside the seaside, with easy access to all that the South West has to offer.

UH Bristol and Weston is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust is an equal opportunities employer actively working towards a diverse workforce. Anonymous information will be used from your application in order to ensure we’re meeting our pledge.

To comply with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 all applicants must be able to speak fluent English to an appropriate standard which will be assessed at Interview.


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