A great opportunity for respiratory consultants either applying for specialist registration via CESR, or on the specialist register already. Working at a medium-sized teaching hospital that provides medical services for a population of approximately 230,000 living in the East of England, the opportunity is open for both UK based and international candidates.
Applications are welcome for highly motivated respiratory physicians to join a team of three substantive consultants and one long term locum consultant. The team is supported by a multidisciplinary specialist team including nursing, physiologists and support staff, providing a comprehensive service of the highest quality for both inpatient and outpatient services.
Respiratory services and investigative facilities include:
- flexible bronchoscopy
- transbronchial biopsies
- medical thoracoscopy
- Pulmonary Function Laboratory
- overnight oximetry,
- sleep studies
- “fast track” straight to CT service for lung cancer.
The trust has a close working relationship with the Thoracic Surgery and Oncology departments at a neighbouring major University Hospital and regional access to Difficult Asthma MDTs.
We also participate in National COPD, Asthma and Lung Cancer Audits.
Requirements for this position are:
- MRCP UK
- IELTS or OET
- Extensive experience in general medicine, and respiratory
- Good experience in interventional procedures desirable
If you are looking to attain CESR and become a substantive consultant in the NHS - locum consultant contracts may be considered. Apply today!