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LAS ST2 Doctor - Paediatrics Department

Job Reference: 421-MS-0518K

Employer:
Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Paediatrics Department
Location:
Harrogate
Salary:
£37,191 pa

Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust is one of only two trusts in Yorkshire and Humber to be awarded HSJ’s Top 100 Best Places to Work. We believe that You Matter Most, and this is reflected in our values of Responsible, Respectful and Passionate. So if you’re looking for an interesting and rewarding career in the NHS, where you can make a real difference to patients’ lives, Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust is the place for you. We are proud to be awarded Bronze level Investors in People, which recognises our commitment to developing our staff and is an indication of how you will be treated when you work here.


Locum Appointments for Service
ST1/2 Doctors
Paediatrics

** Fixed term 6 month contract until February 2020**

Do you have a passion to provide high quality care and work alongside a growing team?
We are looking to appoint ST1/2 doctors in Paediatrics until February 2020 with a possibility for further extension.

The successful applicant will join the Paediatric Team and will work on the on call rota alongside 8 consultants, 5 specialty doctors, 3 Paediatric trainees, 2 ST trainees, 3 GP trainees, 2 FY2 and 1 FY1 doctors. The post holder will join a friendly, well-established and innovative multi-disciplinary team to support the delivery of high quality care to children in the local population.

HDFT is a “double excellent” Foundation Trust and is the principal provider of hospital services to the population of Harrogate and Ripon and the surrounding rural district with a catchment population of 185,000.

The spa town of Harrogate is surrounded by the beautiful countryside of the Yorkshire Dales whilst the cities of Leeds and York are conveniently situated close by. There are excellent facilities in the area for most sports and outdoor activities and there is a choice of outstanding local schools.

This is an exciting time to join the Trust which is one of the highest performing NHS Trusts in the UK.

This post is not approved for training and does not carry an NTN, however working at Harrogate District Hospital will enhance individuals’ clinical experience, portfolio and progression.

For more information or to arrange an informal visit to the department, please contact Dr Ian Cannings, Consultant Paediatrician or Dr Shimona Basu, College Tutor, via their secretary on 01423 553666.

Please note this advert may close early if a sufficient number of applications are received. It is advisable to apply as soon as possible if you are interested.




We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and are signatories of the Mindful Employer Charter which underlines our commitment to enhancing the emotional wellbeing of all staff. This commitment begins when you apply to work at our organisation. We will support individuals through reasonable adjustments both at interview and during ongoing employment. In line with the principles of flexible working and improving work life balance, all advertised full time posts will be considered for job share or part time.

We take pride in being a partner organisation in the Yorkshire and Humber Clinical Research Network and are committed to supporting research activity as part of the services we provide. We have research projects running across all specialties which are providing evidence and informing local and national practice.

Applicants who require Tier 2 immigration status to work in the UK are welcome, but such candidates will not be appointed to the post if there are a sufficient number of other suitable candidates as the employing body will in those circumstances be unable to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test, as required by UKBI.
In view of recent changes to Home Office Immigration Regulations, all applicants must state their current immigration status, including expiry dates.

All job offers are subject to Agenda for Change T&C’s, excluding medical posts. Offers may also be subject to a Standard or Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service certificate, dependent on the position.

HDFT takes its responsibility for the Safeguarding of Children and Vulnerable Adults seriously. Each member of staff must comply with the HDFT policy, procedures and strategies relating to Safeguarding.

In submitting an application form, you authorise Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust to confirm any previous NHS service details via the ESR IAT process should you be appointed.


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


UK Registration

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



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