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Consultant in Emergency Medicine


Main area
Emergency Medicine
10 PAs per week
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Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Barnet Hospital
£77, 913 - £105, 042 p.a. + L.W.
25/01/2019 23:59

Our trust has around 10,000 staff serving 1.6 million patients. It comprises Barnet Hospital, Chase Farm Hospital, the Royal Free Hospital and more than 30 services in the community.  This larger scale organisation provides an unprecedented opportunity for us to continue our pioneering work, particularly in finding ways to deliver even better care to our patients.

 Our mission is to deliver world class care and expertise in our clinical services, underpinned by world class teaching and research and we will continue to measure our progress against our five governing objectives: excellent outcomes, excellent patient and staff experience, excellent value for taxpayers’ money, being safe and meeting our external duties, and building a strong organisation.

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Consultants in Emergency Medicine

Applications are invited for three 10 PA Substantive Consultant posts in Emergency Medicine at Barnet Hospital after agreement of the job plan there is scope to extend DCCs ( total number of offered PAs will be between 11PAs -12PAs).

Our Trust in North London provides a full range of acute hospital services including ED at Barnet Hospital.

In December 2013 we opened a modern, rebuilt and extended department seeing 117,000 new patients per year, with 25% being paediatric. There is a new build Resus room, Paediatric ED, CT scanner in-house dedicated to emergency work, CDU and PAU.

These posts (3) provide an exciting opportunity to join our team of 11 ED Consultants (includes these posts), 12 middle grade doctors and 19 junior doctors in training. We are looking for an enthusiastic colleague to work with us to build on the existing strengths of the departments.

Benefits of these posts include: location (close to Greenbelt and quick access into Central London, Northern Line); affordable accommodation in nearby Hertfordshire; good local schools; a fair work life balance; excellent links with Royal Free and University College Hospital (we actively support training and have regular medical students in our departments); active academic links with Hertfordshire University (our academic output is excellent in London).

We have an excellent track record in teaching and academic output. The department is a highly established and reputed training centre for undergraduate medical students and EM higher trainees and Quality Improvement. Our teaching and training is strengthened by an academic and health science partnership with UCL Partners.

Whatever your professional aspirations, whether you are seeking a first post after completing training or are an established consultant seeking new challenges, we would like to hear from you. We will work with you to accommodate your interests and any sub-specialisations you wish to develop. We welcome, in particular but not exclusively, dual trained EM practitioners.

Applicants must have Full GMC registration and be on the Specialist Register or have a CCST date within six months of interview date in Emergency Medicine.

Informal discussion and visits are recommended and applicants should contact Dr Rimal Shah (Clinical Director) Tel: 020 8216 5005.

For more information, to download a job description or to apply online, please visit our website.

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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

Dr Rimal Shah (Clinical Director) Tel: 020 8216 5005

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