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Consultant Physician and Gastroenterologist with a specialist interest in IBD

Main area: Medicine
Contract: Permanent
Hours: Full time: 10 PAs per week
Job ref:218-RG-MED-2404043-A
Site: UHCW

Town: Coventry & Rugby
Salary: £79,860 – £107,668 per annum
Closing: 28/07/2020 23:59

University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire (UHCW) NHS Trust, rated as good by the Care Quality Commission, is one of the largest teaching Trusts in the UK.

We are extremely proud of our skilled employees across our hospital sites in Coventry and Rugby, with high quality patient care positioned at the heart of everything we do.

Boasting some of the most modern facilities in Western Europe, the Trust is renowned for being at the forefront of research and innovation as part of its blossoming reputation as a national and international leader in healthcare.

By joining our exciting journey, you will form part of a passionate, talented team and will be able to access a wide range of learning and development opportunities.

 There has never been a better time to join our team.

University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and experienced Consultant Gastroenterologist for one replacement post as part of departmental growth, expansion, and development of specialised services.

This post presents an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic and growing department practicing from a state of the art University hospital. Extensive expertise in gastroenterology is essential and the post-holder will be expected to share their expertise in supporting a forward thinking service. Successful appointees will join the existing 11 substantive consultants in the delivery of high quality provision of inpatient and outpatient Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Endoscopy, and Clinical Nutrition services to this large Trust, incorporating The University Hospital Coventry, and St Cross Hospital (Rugby).

The post-holder will participate in the gastroenterology consultant of the week on call (including out of hours GI bleed on call) which will be 1 week in 12, and support delivery of weekend endoscopy lists. There is no general medical on call commitment. An interest in undergraduate & post-graduate teaching is essential. Strong links with the Warwick Medical School (WMS) provides an environment conducive for active research which will be expected of the post-holder.

Applicants should hold full GMC registration and also hold a CCST in Gastroenterology or be eligible for entry on the Specialist Register within six months of the AAC date.

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