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Locum Consultant - Dermatology

Job Reference: 408-DOC-WUTH-19-46

Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Medicine & Acute
Clatterbridge Hospital, Wirral
£77,913 - £105,042 pa

All new colleagues can expect to receive a warm and friendly Wirral welcome from the very first time they make contact with us. We are described as “competent and caring staff” by our patients.

Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is situated on The Wirral peninsula which has a stunning coastline and beautiful countryside surroundings, with great activities for its residents.

We are one of the largest and busiest acute Trusts in the North West of England, comprising of the Wirral’s only Emergency Department. We provide a high quality range of acute care services and employ over 6,000 staff, who serve a population of approximately 400,000 people across Wirral, Ellesmere Port, Neston, North Wales and the wider North West footprint.

We have approximately 855 beds trust-wide and our financial turnover is in excess of £337m.

The Wirral is easily accessible to major airports and has excellent transport links including motorway, train, bus or ferry and within easy reach to the major cities of Liverpool, Chester and Manchester as well as neighbouring North Wales.

This is a new full time locum consultant post. The successful candidate will provide a general, surgical and paediatric dermatology service to the Wirral. The post is based in the Dermatology Department at Clatterbridge Hospital, with some clinics being held at Arrowe Park Hospital, Victoria Central Hospital, Wallasey and St Catherine’s Hospital Birkenhead. The dermatology service is a centre of excellence for the management of skin cancer.

The successful applicant will carry out skin cancer and medical dermatology clinics. There is no on-call commitment for this post.

The position involves working alongside 3 experienced consultants, 1 associate specialist, 1 specialty doctor, 1 specialty rotational trainee, 3 clinical assistants, a skin cancer specialist nurse, 6 specialist nurses with special interests and over 20 dedicated nurses and clinical support workers.

Applicants must be on the GMC Specialist Register for Dermatology or be within six months of obtaining a Certificate of Completion of Training or Certificate of Eligibility for Specialty Registration (CESR).

For further details / informal visits contact:

Dr Boon Tan - Clinical Service Lead/Consultant Dermatologist

Telephone Number: 0151 482 7778

for further information and to arrange an informal visit or discussion prior to the interview.

Following your application via NHS Jobs, your information will be imported into our third party recruitment system – Trac Jobs. All subsequent information regarding your application will then be generated from and this is where you will be able to track the progress of your application. This will ensure we deal with your application quickly and efficiently.

By applying for this post you are agreeing to Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust transferring the information contained in the application, to its third party management system.

Please note; that if you are offered a position, your personal details will automatically be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system (ESR).

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.

UK Registration

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

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