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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 11/12/2019.

Consultant in Emergency Medicine

Job Reference: 236-BRCO-RI-CON-UTC

Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust
Emergency Medicine - Urgent Treatment Centre
Rochdale Infirmary, Rochdale
£79,860 - £107,668

The Northern Care Alliance NHS Group (NCA) unites five local hospitals to deliver high quality care across the North East of Greater Manchester.

The Alliance provides the benefits of scale but delivers this locally through multiple hospital sites which make up four new Care Organisations – Bury/Rochdale, North Manchester, Oldham and Salford. Using our mantra of ‘Saving lives, Improving lives’, the aim is for our Care Organisations to work closely with the communities they serve to deliver safe, high quality and reliable care, which are trusted, connected and pioneering.

Our Care Organisations are designed to operate within our group arrangement of hospitals, community and healthcare services which bring together over 17,000 staff and the services of The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust and Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust. Our size and geographical reach means we are creating an environment each individual will be inspired and empowered by to be the best they can be. This is a really exciting time to join our new team.



Interview Date: January 2020 (date to be confirmed)

Job Title: Consultant

Specialty/Directorate: Emergency Medicine

Salary: Consultant- Medical and Dental Pay scale (£79,860 to £107,668 pro rata for part time)

Applications are invited for an enthusiastic and committed Consultant in Emergency Medicine to be based at the Rochdale Infirmary Site. There are opportunities to work full-time or part-time, and to be part of a highly motivated and supportive multi-disciplinary team working in a busy Urgent Treatment Centre which is open 24/7 and sees approximately 55,000 attendances a year. We are looking for an applicant who will bring a focus to high performance and quality of care to our patients.

As an Emergency Medicine Consultant you will provide leadership to the Rochdale Infirmary Urgent Treatment Centre, and you will work in collaboration with clinicians in acute, speciality, and community medicine. The successful applicant will be expected to competently run the Department and provide support and supervision to both the medical and nursing teams.

The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS has recently undergone major transformation and reconfiguration. The Trust and Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust have joined together to create a new Group of hospitals (The Northern Care Alliance) to deliver a variety of local healthcare services. Four Care Organisations (Oldham, Bury/Rochdale, North Manchester and Salford) have been created who provide local leadership with the aim to build strong relationships with the local social care and health providers.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate extensive experience in Emergency Medicine.

Interview Date: date to be confirmed

For further details / informal visits contact:

Dr Mark Coates - DCD HMR Division of Integrated Care - 01706 517279,

Dr Stephen Gerrard – GPSI and Clinical Lead UCC - 01706 517279,

Ruth Chamberlain, Directorate Manager - Urgent Care and ITS - 01706 517739,

If you are applying to work for Salford Royal it is important that you are aware of the following:

The Trust has four core values which are a focus for how our staff and volunteers work with each other and care for patients.

These shared values (patient and customer focus, continuous improvement. Accountability and respect) help us to work together to continuously improve the organisation and our staff.

As part of the recruitment process (application form and interview) you will be assessed to see if you meet the Trust Values

If you have a disability please ensure you read additional information for disabled applicants.

Please be advised that the Trust will not re-imburse any expenses incurred by candidates for attending interview.

Overseas candidates wishing to apply would require immigration sponsorship. You can self assess the likelihood of obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorhip for this post please visit the UKBA website.

Please note that if you are short listed for interview you will be contacted via email and it is important that you check your email regularly.

Service details will be requested electronically from the previous employer for applicants who have NHS service

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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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