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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 03/02/2020.

Consultant Radiologist

Job Reference: 262-A-19-63322

North Cumbria Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust (NCIC)
261 200055 CIC Radiology
Carlisle & Whitehaven
£79,860-£107,668 per annum

Cumbria Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (CPFT) and North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust (NCUH) have merged to form North Cumbria Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust (NCIC). Joining forces is an historic step in the journey to truly join up health and care services for a happier, healthier population in Cumbria. As a result of the two organisations working closely together with our partners we are already being regarded nationally as a leading edge integrated care system.

The Trust encourages applications from all backgrounds, communities and industries and is committed to having a workforce that is made up of diverse skills, experiences and abilities.

We are looking for a dynamic and forward-thinking Consultant Radiologist to work within the Directorate of Radiology covering North Cumbria, based at either the Cumberland Infirmary in Carlisle or West Cumberland Hospital in Whitehaven. The Directorate would equally welcome applications from existing and newly trained Consultants, all sub-specialisms are welcomed.

This post has arisen through an investment in the Radiology department to meet the ever growing demand for diagnostic imaging. Successful applicants will complement a team of existing interventional and diagnostic Consultant Radiologists. This is an opportunity to join an organisation in which clinicians are at the forefront of clinical leadership and management. Consultant Radiologists will be required to work across site on a rotational basis at West Cumberland Hospital in Whitehaven (WCH), this is currently 1:12 weekdays. On-Call workload is managed at Cumberland Infirmary site, reporting for both Cumberland Infirmary and West Cumberland Hospital sites.

Voted one of the best places to live in the UK, North Cumbria includes the Lake District, one of the country’s most outstanding places of natural beauty and the region is an attractive, largely rural area with access to good road, rail and air communications. Housing is relatively inexpensive and there is excellent state and private education provision.

North Cumbria Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust is committed to assisting all employees to achieve a work-life balance, regardless of their personal circumstances. The successful candidate will have a job plan agreed in consultation with the Clinical Director and this will take into full and part time work hours.

Informal visits or enquiries are welcome. Please contact:

Hazel Raby, Operational Lead, 073 4206 0968,

Closing date: 3rd February 2020

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