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Consultant in Emergency Medicine

Job Reference: 361-R2R-1528

Employer:
East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust
Department:
Emergency Department
Location:
Lister Hospital, Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary:
£77,913 to £105,042 per a

We look forward to receiving your application!

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If you have a query relating to your application process please contact The Resourcing Team on 01438 286 739.

IMPORTANT NOTE ON COMPLETION OF REFERENCE SECTION OF APPLICATION FORM

All references from current and previous employers, will be sought and must cover a minimum of 3 years employment. Therefore, when completing the reference section of your application form, please give the address, telephone number and work email address of each of your current/previous line managers that cover 3 years employment.


Financial Incentives Package for Consultant in Emergency Medicine:

  • £15k Relocation Package
  • £10k Golden Hello Payment
  • Annual £10k Recruitment & Retention premia

Are you a consultant looking for a challenging and rewarding career in Emergency Medicine?

If so, your application is invited to join our Emergency Department as a substantive Consultant. Based at Lister Hospital in Stevenage the post comprises of 11.5 indicative programmed activities (PAs) including on-call commitment.

This is an excellent opportunity within Emergency Medicine at East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust.

The emergency services are provided through the Lister Hospital in Stevenage, within an hour’s driving distance and 25 minutes by train from both London and Cambridge. This is an opportunity to join the enthusiastic, dynamically progressing and forward thinking modern Emergency Medicine team. The department has new attendances in excess of 100,000 patients per annum. There is a separate dedicated Children’s Emergency Department open 24-hours. The hospital also receives patients from the Hertfordshire Air Ambulance service and is a local trauma unit for the major trauma centre at Addenbrookes. The departments has 24-hour middle grade cover.

Following the investment of £150 million in major new facilities at the Lister, along with a £30 million New QEII hospital built by the local clinical commissioning group, the East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust has brought together all its specialist emergency and inpatient services at the Stevenage hospital site. As a result Lister hospital has 24 hour cover for all the allied specialities of a large DGH on site improving the emergency care patient pathway including: Primary PCI, Stroke thrombolysis with stroke speciality cover 24/7, emergency endoscopy, dialysis unit on site, McMillian chemotherapy unit, interface geriatrians, vascular surgery, plastic surgeons, ENT surgeons, critical care, designated respiratory HDU, women’s and children.

Applicants must be on the Specialist Register, or be within 6 months of doing so, at the time of interview. Applications from those wishing to work part-time or job share are welcomed.

It is imperative that you also attach your CV to your application as this is an integral part of the application process. Dependent on the number of applications, we may not contact you if you fail to do so. Please ensure to supply the names and addresses of referees. This must cover a period of 3 years with no gaps, one of whom must be your current employer.

Following the investment of £150 million in major new facilities at the Lister, along with a £30 million New QEII hospital built by the local clinical commissioning group, the East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust has brought together all its specialist emergency and inpatient services at the Stevenage hospital site. As a result Lister hospital has 24 hour cover for all the allied specialities of a large DGH on site improving the emergency care patient pathway including: Primary PCI, Stroke thrombolysis with stroke speciality cover 24/7, emergency endoscopy, dialysis unit on site, McMillian chemotherapy unit, interface geriatrians, vascular surgery, plastic surgeons, ENT surgeons, critical care, designated respiratory HDU, women’s and children.

Applicants must be on the Specialist Register, or be within 6 months of doing so, at the time of interview. Applications from those wishing to work part-time or job share are welcomed.

It is imperative that you also attach your CV to your application as this is an integral part of the application process. Dependent on the number of applications, we may not contact you if you fail to do so. Please ensure to supply the names and addresses of referees. This must cover a period of 3 years with no gaps, one of whom must be your current employer.

Closing date for completed applications: 26th September 2019.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Applicants wishing to arrange an informal visit, please contact Dr Junaid Qazi, the Clinical Director, via switchboard on 01438 314333.




Please note that vacancies may close prior to the advertised closing date in certain circumstances. Please ensure that you make your application as soon as possible.

Our values

We are proud to deliver high-quality, compassionate care to our community and our Trust values are PIVOTAL in helping us to achieve this aim.

We expect all our staff across the Trust to demonstrate, promote and encourage these values. Please refer to the job description for further details on our values.

Committed to our Community

East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion for all job applicants, staff, patients and the wider community.

We welcome applications from all sections of society and are especially keen to hear form people that are currently under-represented across our workforce.

Should you require any reasonable adjustment or have specific access or communication needs, please do not hesitate to contact us.

We are proud to be a Disability Committed employer and achieved our status in 2019.

Our EU staff are a valued and appreciated group within our workforce. We are committed to providing them with the support they need to continue living and working in the UK. As a result, we continue to welcome applications from EU citizens.

We are also proud to support our UK armed forces by supporting Reservists, Cadet Instructors, Veterans and military spouses/partners into employment and offering supportive policies that value their contribution to the community and to our Trust.

We look forward to receiving your application!


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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