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Trust Doctor in Gastroenterology

Job Reference: 298-MED-2475

Employer:
Abdominal Medicine and Surgery
Department:
298 NTGD - Gastroenterology LGI
Location:
St James University Hospital
Salary:
£37,935 (+Out-of-hours enhancements)

Core Medical trainee - Trust Doctor in Gastroenterology

Applications are invited for a 4 months Trust Doctor post at Core Medical Trainee level in Gastroenterology at St James’s Teaching Hospital in Leeds, available from December 2019 until March 2020. The post is ideally suited to an enthusiastic individual who wishes to build on their gastroenterology or medical experience prior to further specialty training.

This is an exciting opportunity to experience inpatient gastroenterology in a large but friendly department. We have 18 consultant gastroenterologists with specialist interests that include inflammatory bowel disease, nutrition, advanced endoscopy, pancreaticobiliary medicine, small bowel disease and academic research. The successful applicant will work between our 2 inpatient wards and build broad experience in managing patients with GI bleeding, decompensated chronic liver disease, parenteral nutrition and inflammatory bowel disease. They will also be supported to see patients in general gastroenterology outpatients. The post contributes to the joint FY1/CMT out of hours rota, there is also a fully resident middle grade on-call and a consultant on-call at all times. The post is not accredited for training.

Applicants should have 2 years’ experience of working at foundation level and should hold a current license to practice from the GMC at intended start date.

Informal enquiries are welcome to Training Lead: Dr Helen Rafferty (h.rafferty@nhs.net; telephone 0113 2067606)




This vacancy may close before the advertised closing date if sufficient suitable applications are received.

We are committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of any protected characteristics. Reasonable adjustments will be made for disabled applicants where required.

We welcome applicants with lived experience of providing unpaid care and/or support to a family member or friend with a disability, health condition, frailty, mental health problem, addiction or other health and care needs.

Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust has received the Silver Award from the Defence Employer Recognition Scheme and we welcome applications from defence personnel to work for us.

If you are offered a position, you may be required to undertake a DBS. The Trust will administer the DBS check on your behalf and will recover the cost (Enhanced £48 or Standard £30) from your salary over a 3 month period (including Internal staff). You will also be required to participate in the DBS Update Service and pay the £13 cost per year. This is a condition of your employment. DBS checks for volunteers are free.

Please ensure your application is submitted with referees who can verify your employment/education history over the last three years and include valid email addresses for them. LTHT will request electronic Factual Employment References from your previous employers. These references will be requested before you are issued with an unconditional offer of employment letter.

Please note that a car parking permit or space cannot be guaranteed. The Trust operates a points based waiting list system.

Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is part of the West Yorkshire Association of Acute Trusts (WYAAT), a collaborative of the NHS hospital trusts from across West Yorkshire and Harrogate working together to provide the best possible care for our patients

If you have any questions about the process please contact LTHT Resourcing on (0113) 2065980.


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.


Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Visas and Immigration department requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must 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) will also be subject to this requirement.

Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks For Overseas Applicants



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