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Locum Consultant General Paediatrician (4 posts)

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

Main area
Paediatrics
Grade
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Contract
Locum - upto 6 months
Hours
Full time but applications will be considered from those wishing to work part time
Job ref
040-LCON339-N
Site
2 posts at Royal Gwent Hospital & 2 posts at Nevill Hall Hospital
Town
Newport for 2 post & Abergavenny for 2 posts
Salary
£89,378 per annum/pro rata
Closing
Today at 23:59

If you are successful at interview for this post you will receive your conditional offer of appointment and information pack via email.

 

We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time. Therefore we encourage early applications to ensure consideration for this post. If you are short listed for this post, you will be contacted via your email account you used to apply for this post, therefore please check your account regularly.

 

Applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English

 

Please check your email account regularly. Successful applicants will receive all recruitment related correspondence via the email account registered on the application form.

 

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board support flexible working.

 

 

Locum Consultant General Paediatrician x 4 (vacant)

Full Time (10 Sessions) Applications will be considered from those wishing to work part time

Duration: These posts will be for a 6 month period. Substantive posts have recently been approved and will be advertised shortly.

Base: 2 Posts will be based at Nevill Hall Hospital, Abergavenny and 2 at the Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport.

Closing Date for Applications: 20th November 2019

There has never been a more exciting time to join our team as we pioneer new ways of delivering health services across South East Wales. An exciting set of opportunities have been developed in line with our unique and exciting Clinical Futures Model.

We currently have 4 new locum consultant paediatrician opportunities that have arisen to support the Paediatric service at the 2 sites pending reconfiguration of Paediatric services across the Health Board in 2021. Substantive posts have been approved and will be advertised shortly.

The Royal Gwent Hospital locum post holders will join the team of 12 consultant general paediatricians to provide a 1:8 ‘consultant of the week’ ward service and 1:8 consultant on-call for week day nights and weekends. There is a once monthly contribution to the day time Safeguarding Rota. There is no contribution to the Neonatal Unit at Royal Gwent Hospital which has its own dedicated neonatology team and separate rota.

There will be the opportunity to contribute to the training and development of the junior doctors at tiers 1 and 2. The tier 2 (middle grade) rota is currently staffed by 8-9 Paediatric ST4-ST8 trainees provided by the Welsh Deanery. 

The Nevill Hall Hospital locum post holders will join the team of 10 general consultant paediatricians to provide ‘consultant of the week’ ward services for Paediatrics and Neonates 3.5 times per year and 1:15 on-call for week day nights and weekends. There is a contribution to Safeguarding.

Locum posts at both sites will also incorporate regular resident middle grade duties on weekday evenings and weekend days.

Nevill Hall and Royal Gwent paediatric teams will merge in 2021 upon the opening of our ambitious new build at The Grange University Hospital. Job plans will be remodelled at that time to achieve greater parity to the meet the challenges of ‘Facing the Future’.

Full details of duties and responsibilities are given in the job description.

Free parking is available across all Aneurin Bevan University Health Board Sites.

Applicants must hold or be eligible to hold full registration and a licence to practice with the GMC.

Candidates for Consultant posts must also be on the GMC Specialist Register (including via CESR/European Community Rights) or will have a CCT/CESR(CP) date within 6 months of interview.

Those wishing to discuss the post informally in the first instance or arrange a visit to the department should contact :  

Dr Marcus Pierrepoint, Clinical Director, Child Health Tel 01873 732912

Dr Nadeem Syed, Associate Clinical Director, Child Health Tel 01873 732478

 

Job reference: 040-LCON339-N

Advertised on NHS Jobs: 24th October 2019

Closing date: 20th November 2019

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Those wishing to discuss the post informally in the first instance or arrange a visit to the department should contact :  

Dr Marcus Pierrepoint, Clinical Director, Child Health Tel 01873 732912

Dr Nadeem Syed, Associate Clinical Director, Child Health Tel 01873 732478