Medacs Healthcare is currently looking for a Consultants Gastroenterologist to work in a large teaching NHS hospital in Kent.
This is a newly created post to support the implementation of a trust-wide out-of-hours Upper Gastrointestinal Bleed (UGIB) rota and help develop specialist GI services such as EUS, oesophageal physiology, hepatology and nutrition.
We are looking for a keen and committed Doctor who will participate fully and become an integral part of the Gastroenterology team. The postholder is expected to contribute to the development of GI/hepatology services and to participate in and present the results of audit.
You will provide appropriate care and diagnostic services for patients presenting with gastroenterological illnesses.
On-call for Medicine will be one week day in 16 with internal cross cover. There will be a contribution towards a trust wide GI bleed rota of 1:10.
In addition to gastroenterology inpatient ward rounds, the post holder will perform two OPD clinics per week and two general endoscopy lists, plus a session dedicated to a specialist interest such as EUS, advanced endoscopy, nutrition or hepatology. Expertise in ERCP is not required. The post holder may be expected to fulfil some of their clinical commitments on other sites in the Trust.
The Consultant salary scale is currently £74,504 rising to £100,446 per annum.
- Experienced in all aspects of gastroenterology
- Full GMC Registration
- CCST Specialist Registration or will obtain within 6 months of interview date
If you are interested and wish to receive more details about this job, please click ‘Apply’ or send your CV to: Agnieszka.firstname.lastname@example.org or call Agnieszka on 0203 096 4590 ext. 3532.