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Trust ST3 Ultrasound Fellow in ITU/Anaesthesia

Job Reference: 223-MJ668

Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust
ITU / Anaesthesia
Royal Shrewsbury Hospital, Shrewsbury
£47,132 Per Annum

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Ultrasound Fellowship for Intensive Care and Anaesthesia

The role

We have an exciting opportunity for a year long training fellowship in Ultrasound in Intensive care and Anaesthesia. We are looking for an enthusiastic fellow to work at the level of an ST3 or above in our family friendly, supportive Intensive Care and Anaesthetic department. Full time and part time applications are welcome and the post is available from August 2019.

It is suitable for those wishing to gain out of program experience (OOPE), out of program training (OOPT), and for those not currently in training or those who have finished their training and candidates from abroad who have the relevant training and experience to work at UK specialty trainee (ST) level.

Candidates for this role must have full GMC registration with a licence to practise and recent experience within the NHS.

Ultrasound training and experience can be provided in echocardiography, lung, abdominal, vascular, vascular access, regional Anaesthesia and more.

Support will be provided to achieve accreditation in FICE and CUSIC as a minimum. BSE level 1, BSE level 2 or EDEC level training can also be provided if desired.

Whilst the successful candidate will participate in a 1 in 8 on call rota, all other time will be supernumerary and be tailored to the needs of the individual. This will include weekly ultrasound lists in the outpatient echo and radiology departments as well as on the ICU.

The Team

Our Hospitals are located in Shrewsbury and Telford and are brimming with exemplary teams of hardworking individuals. Multidisciplinary training will be provided by Intensivists, Radiologists, Echo technicians and Ultra sonographers. The overall supervisor, Dr Ashley Miller, is national expert in Intensive Care Ultrasound. He is BSE level 2 accredited, a BSE examiner, a BSE committee member, CUSIC committee chair, ICS council member, has co-authored the GPICS guidelines for ultrasound and has published articles on lung ultrasound and national guidelines for the assessment of fluid responsiveness with echocardiography. He is a regular speaker at international conferences and an enthusiastic trainer.


Shropshire is a beautiful county located between the West Midlands and North Wales. Whilst rural and home to the Shropshire Hills it is anything but sleepy. The county is bustling with idyllic towns including Shrewsbury, Oswestry, Bridgnorth and Ludlow, with plenty to do regardless of your interests. More information can again be found under further links.

We are ideally located between the north and the south making travelling around the UK extremely easy. As well as being only a short distance from major cities and busy transport links including Birmingham airport, our county also borders with beautiful north Wales which is abundant in outdoor activities, brilliant beaches, and thrilling scenery.

For further details / informal visits contact:

We want you to find out more about the department and our hospitals, and we invite you to contact Dr Ashley Miller with any questions you may have on 01743 261196, or even arrange a visit. Please also take the time to read any supporting documentation to really get to know us.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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In the event of a high response to this advertisement, this post will be closed. Early applications are advised.

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We are committed to offering an interview to all applicants with a disability who meet the minimum criteria for the above position and will support reasonable adjustments wherever possible. In addition, whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we particularly welcome applications from candidates who are male, from black and minority ethnic backgrounds or who have a disability, as these are currently under-represented in our workforce.

Tthank you for your interest in The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust, we look forward to receiving your application for employment.

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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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