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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 12/01/2020.

Consultant radiologist with an interest in Musculoskeletal Imaging

Job Reference: 387-DT-2043-DP

Employer:
University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Radiology
Location:
Bristol Royal Infirmary, Bristol
Salary:
£79,860 - £107,668 per annum

There really has never been a more exciting time to join us; University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust and Weston Area Health NHS Trust have merged together to be come one organisation. Our newly merged Trust has a combined workforce of over 13,000 staff, aiming to deliver exceptional local services for local people and specialist services across the South West and beyond. Together, we form one of the largest NHS trusts in the country.


University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest acute Trusts in the country and a major teaching and research centre. With 8,000 staff, nine hospitals and over 100 different clinical services, we support the delivery of excellent care to the people of Bristol and beyond.

We are looking for a Consultant Radiologist with a special interest in Musculoskeletal Imaging and Intervention, to join our team of 4 Consultants.

The 10 PA post will be shared between UHB (6 PAs) and Weston Area Health NHS Trust (4 PAs), following our merger with Weston in April 2020. We already have a good working relationship and have recently established a direct reporting link with Weston, to allow off-site working.

The MSK team at UHB provides multi-modality imaging and interventional services to primary and secondary care for adult patients, but we also provide support for the Paediatric Radiologists at BRHC, when required. We are always looking for ways to improve and innovate our service and therefore have a forward thinking and flexible approach to work.

The successful candidates will also support general imaging reporting in UH Bristol as well as acute imaging/on-call. On call is 1:19 weekdays and 1:13 weekends with Radiology Registrar cover and outsourcing overnight.

The Radiology Department is well-equipped, and is strongly involved in research and training, hosting 15 specialist Radiology trainees from the Severn Deanery at any time, as well as Fellows.

Bristol was rated as the best city to live in the UK by the Sunday Times in 2017. Bristol has coast and countryside right on its doorstep. There is a real buzz about the city, and whether you are looking for culture, sport, shopping or eating out, it is all here for you. The city has strong transport links, and faster rail networks will see journey times to London cut to just 80 minutes. Bristol is the UK's first Cycling City, acknowledging the city's growing status as one of Europe's most bike-friendly destinations, and in 2015 Bristol became UK’s first European Green Capital.

Please note: CVs are not used in the short-listing process. If you are shortlisted your CV will be made available to the interview panel.

Closing date: 12th January 2020

Interview date: 11th February 2020

For further details / informal visits contact:

Dr Carol Phillips, Clinical Director and MSK Radiologist, on 0117 342 9392, or e-mail carol.phillips@UHBristol.nhs.uk or Dr Mandy Williams, Consultant mandy.williams2@uhbristol.nhs.uk

 




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University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust is CQC rated Outstanding. As one of the largest acute Trusts in the country and the major teaching and research centre for the South West, we have over 13,000 staff, over 100 different clinical services. Working in ten hospitals across Bristol and Weston, we offer a wide range of careers and jobs. Together we support the delivery of excellent care to the people of Bristol, Weston and beyond.

Our hospitals are based across Bristol and Weston-super-Mare, meaning you can enjoy the very best of both worlds; city living within a stone’s throw of the countryside or beside the seaside, with easy access to all that the South West has to offer.

UH Bristol and Weston is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust is an equal opportunities employer actively working towards a diverse workforce. Anonymous information will be used from your application in order to ensure we’re meeting our pledge.

To comply with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 all applicants must be able to speak fluent English to an appropriate standard which will be assessed at Interview.

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