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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 26/01/2020.

Consultant Gastroenterologist - Portsmouth

Job Reference: J143-A-19-29597

Employer:
Care UK
Location:
Portsmouth
Salary:
Competitive

Job Summary

We have an exciting opportunity for a Consultant Gastroenterologist to join our multidisciplinary team at St Mary’s NHS Treatment Centre in Portsmouth.

Our clean, modern and comfortable hospital provides a JAG accredited, high quality gastrointestinal service for the population of Portsmouth. In addition, we also provide outpatient and elective day case services for orthopaedics, ophthalmology and general surgery.

We have two endoscopy rooms, one purpose built and one in an adapted operating room. The endoscopy service is run with both Olympus and Fujinon endoscope systems.

In this role you will be responsible for delivering diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy procedures to referred NHS patients. You will be expected to deliver upper and lower day case gastroenterology services, principally carried out under local anaesthesia or without sedation.

You will have full and specialist GMC registration as well as evidence of subspeciality training. In addition you will have experience of working in a specialist department treating upper and lower gastrointestinal conditions and the ability to offer an expert opinion on a range of problems in elective gastroenterology, drawing on substantial experience in the speciality.

In return, we can offer you:

  • Competitive salary
  • No on call or emergency patients
  • Guaranteed lists
  • 25 days annual leave + 8 public holidays
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Continuing professional development
  • Care UK Perks including cycle to work scheme and online discounts


Shortlisting for this role may take place as applications are received. We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once a suitable candidate has been appointed.


Please note that offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory references.

At Care UK, we actively promote diversity and equal opportunities.




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.


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Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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