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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 07/01/2020.

Consultant in Sports and Exercise Medicine

Job Reference: 293-CONSULTANT-123

Employer:
Homerton University Hospital NHS Trust
Department:
Sports and Exercise Medicine
Location:
Homerton University Hospital, Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Hackney
Salary:
£79,860 to £107,668 per annum pro rata

Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is a high performing and flourishing organisation serving the population of Hackney, East London, The City and beyond.

We are extremely proud of the fact that Homerton Hospital has recently attained the highest possible rating of "Outstanding" from the Care Quality Commission (CQC). This includes an "Outstanding" rating for our Urgent and Emergency Services.

Our integrated Trust provides comprehensive hospital and community health services for its local population and a range of specialist services for a wider group of patients. These specialist services include obstetrics, neonatology, foetal medicine, fertility, neuro-rehabilitation, bariatric surgery, and asthma and allergy services.

The trust is an active partner in bringing different services together across City and Hackney to provide integrated care closer to home.

Homerton has a proud tradition of supporting and developing its staff, including its well regarded and valued nursing community, and all staff are able to take advantage of a great range of benefits.

Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is proud to have been included on the HSJ and Nursing Times Best Places to Work list, and has recently achieved 'Excellence' status in the Healthy Workplace Charter, as awarded by the Greater London Authority.

The Role


In 2007 HUH established a very successful Sports and Musculoskeletal Medicine service at the Homerton and the Sir Ludwig Guttmann (SLG) Centre within the Olympic Village.

An exciting and challenging place with a diverse and richly multicultural population. we are looking to expand our Consultant posts in supporting fields with people that wish to join our dynamic team.

We are pleased to be able to offer the exciting opportunity of a 0.4 WTE Sport and Exercise Medicine Consultant post.

The Sports and Musculoskeletal team at the Homerton Hospital provides an outpatient, diagnostic and recovery service to active adults mainly between the ages of 15-55. We work with a range of specialists from the field of sports medicine, as well as rotational sports and exercise medicine doctors, including: Emergency Department Consultant, Consultant Physiotherapist, Musculoskeletal Sonographer, Specialist Physiotherapist, Consultant Podiatric Surgeon and Sports Clinic Secretary.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Dr Tamim Khanbhai, Consultant in Sports and Exercise Medicine tamimkhanbhai@nhs.net

Dr Peter Restighini, Consultant Physiotherapist Sports & Musculoskeletal Medicine p.resteghini@nhs.net




Please ensure that you read the "Guidance Notes On Submitting An Application" under "Additional Documentation" before completing your application.

Please note: we reserve the right to expire vacancies prior to the advertised closing date once a sufficient number of applications have been received.

The Trust welcomes applications from candidates wishing to job share with or without job share partners.

Please note that secondment arrangements will be considered for any fixed term positions, with the agreement of the existing line manager.

We are committed to equal opportunities, and have been approved as a Disability Confident Employer.

The Trust offers a number of benefits, including a relocation loan for new starters moving to the area. More details on our range of benefits can be found on the Homerton website.

Homerton is smoke free.

Overseas candidates wishing to apply, who would require immigration sponsorship, can self-assess the likelihood of obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorship for the post on the UKBA website.

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From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement.

Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks For Overseas Applicants


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