Job DescriptionA large acute district general hospital in the greater Manchester area are looking to appoint experienced consultant dermatologists.
Both UK and overseas candidates will be considered and those who are not yet on the specialist register can be considered for locum consultant contracts.
The Dermatology Department is a long standing hospital service delivered from a recently refurbished dedicated department - Outpatients, Minor Operations Suites, Phototherapy facilities and Medical Illustration are all delivered from the Hospital site.
The Service provides a fully integrated Skin Service for the local population supported and provided by a Dermatology nurse team who are dedicated to the Dermatology service and skilled in dermatology treatments and patient education.
The team provides phototherapy, dressings, cryotherapy, nurse lead clinics as well as supporting the Consultant clinic and minor operations.
The cancer nurse specialist supports the 2ww clinics and independently delivers one clinic for cancer follow ups and a MOPS session fortnightly for the cancer patients.
The Service also benefits from regular Plastic Surgery support provided by visiting Plastic Surgeons who provide 3 sessions per week in the Dermatology Unit.
There is no out of hours on-call commitment for consultants.
The department has close links with neighbouring hospitals including specialist cancer hospitals and large regional teaching hospitals where there is a full range of tertiary dermatology services are available.
Requirements for this position are the following:
- MRCP UK or equivalent
- Extensive experience in dermatology, subs specialisms will be considered where possible
- Consultant level experience, either inside or outside the NHS
CESR in Dermatology and Tier 2 will be supported by the trust.