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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 11/11/2021.

Locum Consultant in Endocrinology, Diabetes & General Medicine

Job Reference: 304-VR-42851-3

Employer:
University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust - Medical & Dental
Department:
Diabetes & Endcrinology
Location:
Birmingham
Salary:
£82,096.00 - £110,683.00

UHB is one of the largest teaching hospital trusts in England, serving a regional, national, and international population.

Our multiple sites, Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, Solihull Hospital and Community Services, Good Hope Hospital in Sutton Coldfield and Birmingham Chest Clinic allow people to be treated as close to home as possible.

We see and treat more than 2.2 million people every year across our sites and our hospitals deliver more babies than anywhere else in Europe.

We are a regional centre for cancer, bone marrow transplants, trauma, renal dialysis, burns and plastics, HIV and AIDS, as well as respiratory conditions like cystic fibrosis; thoracic surgery and have the largest solid organ transplantation programme in Europe.

We provide a series of highly specialist cardiac, liver and neurosurgery services to patients from across the UK.

We are world-renowned for our trauma care and have developed pioneering surgical techniques in the management of ballistic and blast injuries, including bespoke surgical solutions for previously unseen injuries. We are a designated a Level 1 Trauma Centre and host of the UK’s only £20m National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Surgical Reconstruction and Microbiology Research Centre (SRMRC).

We have over 20,000 members of staff and we are committed to investing in their development and their health and wellbeing.

Please apply early as vacancies may close before the given closing date when sufficient applications are received.

For specific enquiries regarding this vacancy, please see the Contact Details section below in the first instance. For general enquiries, please use Switchboard: 0121 627 2000 and for Non-Medical (inc. Nursing) Ext. 16800, Doctors & Dentists Ext. 18384 or 18395, Bank posts 0121 371 8280.

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Locum Consultant Post in Endocrinology, Diabetes and General Medicine

UHB is one of the largest teaching hospital trusts in England, serving a regional, national, and international population.

We provide nationally recognised specialised services in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Weight Management with close links with the University of Birmingham.

Our multiple sites, including Queen Elizabeth Hospital. Heartlands Hospital, Good Hope Hospital in Sutton Coldfield and Solihull Hospital and Community Services allow people to be treated as close to home as possible.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism department at one of the largest teaching hospital trusts in England. This post is available as a 12 month fixed term contract with the opportunity to be based at any of the main hospital sites – Queen Elizabeth, Heartlands and Good Hope Hospital.

We are looking for a highly motivated, innovative and skilled individual who is passionate about delivering high quality care within Endocrinology and Diabetes. The successful candidates will play an important role in specialty recovery and restoration plans following the pandemic and helping to shape how Endocrinology and Diabetes care is provided across Birmingham and Solihull in the future.

The trust sees and treats more than 2.2 million people every year across our sites and our hospitals deliver more babies than anywhere else in Europe. We have over 20,000 members of staff and we are committed to investing in their development and their health and wellbeing.

We are also a regional centre for cancer, bone marrow transplants, trauma, renal dialysis, burns and plastics, HIV and AIDS, as well as respiratory conditions like cystic fibrosis; thoracic surgery and have the largest solid organ transplantation programme in Europe. We also provide a series of highly specialist cardiac, liver and neurosurgery services to patients from across the UK. We are world-renowned for our trauma care and have developed pioneering surgical techniques in the management of ballistic and blast injuries, including bespoke surgical solutions for previously unseen injuries. We are a designated a Level 1 Trauma Centre and host of the UK’s only £20m National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Surgical Reconstruction and Microbiology Research Centre (SRMRC).

Please apply early as vacancies may close before the given closing date when sufficient applications are received. Interviews will be held on 24th August 2021.

The job description attached provides further information about the department, the services provided and the key areas of responsibility.

Applicants should be on the GMC specialist register or be eligible for inclusion on the register within six months of the interview date and have MRCP or equivalent.

For informal discussions, please contact Helena Gleeson (Clinical service Lead) Helena.gleeson@uhb.nhs.uk

Further information can be obtained from Simon Dudley (General Manager Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism) Simon.dudley2@uhb.nhs.uk

 

 




All posts involving access to persons in receipt of health services will be subject to a DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check. However, having a criminal record will not necessarily bar you from working with us; this will depend on the nature of the position and the circumstances of your offences‎.

Disabled applicants, in line with our commitment to the Disability Confident Scheme, will be guaranteed an interview where they meet the essential criteria and declare their disabled status. The Trust will accept applications in other formats where applicants have disabilities that require a reasonable adjustment for them to be able to apply for vacancies; consideration in respect of additional time for postage/delivery time etc will be given.

Staff recruited from outside of the NHS will usually be appointed at the bottom of the pay band.

Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced or skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as it is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Visas and Immigration requires employers to complete this test to show that suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit UK Visas and Immigration website.

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Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.


Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Tier 2/skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2/skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement.

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UK Registration

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



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