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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 14/03/2020.

Locum Critical Care Consultant in Anaesthetics

Job Reference: 390-SUR-1164

Employer:
Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Anaesthetics
Location:
Southend Univeristy Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Westcliff-On-Sea
Salary:
£79,860 to £107,668 per annum

Mid and South Essex health and social care organisations serve a population of around 1.2 million people. Within the health system currently, there are three acute hospitals trusts including Basildon & Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Mid Essex Hospitals NHS Trust and Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust with a combined income of c£945 million. Recognising that greater collaboration across this part of Essex is required to solve long standing financial, quality and operational challenges, agreement was reached in a number of stages since 2017 to work in an increasingly collaborative way between the Trusts to undertake the reconfiguration of clinical services, supported by an "in common" governance and leadership structure. Since early 2017 we have benefitted from a single executive team across the three organisations. Since January 2019, all of our Trust Boards and our committees meet "in common" only as a matter of course.

In January 2018, the Trust Boards with support from commissioners and from our regulators including NHS Improvement, to pursue a merger of the three organisations. Subject to regulatory approval, we will merge in April 2020 to become Mid & South Essex University Hospitals – a new single organisation, having university teaching and NHS foundation trust status. The new organisation presents an ideal opportunity for you to take a leading and influential role both internally and externally within a health and social care system

Here at Southend University Hospital we strive to provide high quality care for every patient, every time.

We would be nothing without our staff. So it goes without saying that when it comes to recruiting new team members, we're looking for the best. We encourage staff to be innovative, to challenge the "as is" and to always put patients first.

We want staff who will live our trust values every day.

Care with compassion, Working together, Professional and accountable


SOUTHEND UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL NHS FOUNDATION TRUST

A Locum Consultant Anaesthetist is required for a fixed term contract in the first instance, further opportunities for a substantive position may arise.

10 Programmed Activities contract .

Applications are invited for the post of Locum Consultant Anaesthetist in Critical Care to join our existing team of Consultants to commence early in the new year.

The Anaesthetics department provides anaesthetic services for the following surgical specialities: General Surgery, Urology, Vascular, Plastics, Trauma and Orthopaedics, ENT, Gynaecology, Obstetrics, Oral Surgery and Ophthalmology.

Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is a Teaching Hospital, linked to the London University and is also the Cancer Centre for South Essex which is part of the Essex Cancer network.

This busy DGH serves a population of 338,800. We currently employ 4,528 wte staff with a total complement of 181 Consultant staff. Situated in the South East of England, Southend is a vibrant seaside town offering a relaxed lifestyle, with a busy local airport and rapid and frequent transport links to London, the countryside and beyond.

The Trust has an excellent Postgraduate Medical Centre which carries a full programme of events and offers access to a Medical Library.

Interview Date:- TBC

We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all sections of the community. The Trust operates a no smoking policy.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Blanca Boira
blanca.boirasegarra@southend.nhs.uk
01702 385017




The three NHS trusts within the Mid and South Essex University Hospitals Group (“the Group”) are planning to formally merge on 1st April 2020.

Whilst your application may be for a position at one of the three Trusts within the Group, in the event that the merger takes place and you are employed on or after 1st April 2020, your employment will transfer into the Group under the protection of the Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations also known as TUPE.

Your contractual employment rights will be unaffected by this transfer.


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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