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Locum Consultant in Gastroenterology


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Fixed Term - 12 months
Full time – 40 hours per week
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University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH)
£76,761 to £103,490 pa including LW
23/10/2018 23:59

At UCLH (University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust) our success starts with you.

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the largest and most successful Foundation Trusts in the UK with an international reputation and a tradition of innovation.

Based in the busy West End of London, we have a lively and vibrant working atmosphere, with quick and easy transport links to all our sites. Our size and resources enable us to offer a range of attractive benefits as well as unparalleled education and development opportunities for staff at all levels. This includes an extensive portfolio of academic and clinical courses and programmes ranging from ongoing personal development through to clinical excellence and leadership skills. UCLH prides itself on its investment in staff both in terms of developing career skills but also its commitment to staff health and wellbeing.

Locum Consultant in Gastroenterology

The gastrointestinal services division at University College Hospital is one of the largest in the UK, with 13 clinical and academic consultant physicians working within the subspecialty areas of upper GI/laser medicine, HPB medicine, lower GI/IBD, nutrition, and clinical physiology. In September 2005 the department moved into the newly built University College Hospital, and a state-of-the-art 7 room endoscopy suite.

The Division is seeking to appoint a full time Consultant in Gastroenterology for 12 months specialising in IBD and Colorectal Medicine.

The successful applicant will have a commitment to high quality patient care, innovative service models, delivery of performance targets, and excellence in education/training.

Colorectal Medicine

The Colorectal Service at UCLH is one of the largest in the Trust, and has an international reputation for both the quality and expertise of the clinical service, and the endoscopic/clinical training provided

Key duties include:-

  • Educational input into the training of the junior Gastroenterology doctors
  • Developing Endoscopy expertise, in particular lower GI procedures
  • IBD patient management.
  • GI adolescent patient management
  • General Gastroenterology
  • Gastroenterology on-call (1 in 12)

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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

For further information, contact: Dr Sara McCartney: sara.mccartney@nhs.net