Consultant Gastro Intestinal Radiologist (Colorectal)
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
- NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
- Full time - 10 sessions per week (0.2 PA's)
- University Hospitals North Midlands
- Stoke on Trent
- £84,559 - £114,003 PA
- 27/01/2022 23:59
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Important Information: University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust does not pay travel expenses for candidates attending interviews.
UHNM are looking for a Consultant Radiologist with an interest in gastrointestinal radiology to enhance a team of seven gastrointestinal radiologists and a clinical fellow within a department of 41.5 WTE Consultant Radiologists, to deliver high quality gastrointestinal radiology service and provide clinical leadership in developing gastrointestinal radiology services.
Main duties of the job
The Imaging Department at UHNM is a busy department providing both general and specialist services in diagnostic and interventional imaging which carries out over 700,000 examinations every year. The GI interventional service is provided by the GI radiologists, currently by 4 of the 6 wte. The interventions include percutaneous biliary intervention, nutritional support (RIG, gastrojejunostomies) and TACE. There is a large population of complex IBD patients who will require fistula mapping and access for distal enteral nutrition. Image guided biopsies, aspirations and drainages to support inpatients and oncology patients are provided by GI Radiologists as part of the wider body radiology team. There is expanding service demand for tunnelled line for ascites.
Working for our organisation
The University Hospital is the main teaching hospital for the Keele University Undergraduate Medical School and there are close ties with the University of Keele and Staffordshire University.
There is a high level of skill-mix within the department and teaching and training of radiographers and junior radiologists is at the forefront. Every year, there are 7 junior radiologists joining the department for their training. We currently have 28 juniors at all levels and new training facilities. There are also strong and active connections with Keele Medical School. This brings about many teaching opportunities for candidates.
Research is a growing area of activity. A specialised research team within the department will help support research, studies and collaboration with other centres and the industry.
We are the number one ranked trauma unit in the country and a Consultant job here will provide great exposure to acute body radiology imaging.
Flexible working requests will be considered
Detailed job description and main responsibilities
The details job description and responsibilities can be found within the attached supporting documents.
Interview Date 7th / 8th March 2022
- Full registration with the GMC
- FRCR or equivalent
- Clinical training and experience equivalent to that required for gaining entry on the General Medical Council (GMC) Specialist Register via one of the following: 1. Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) (the proposed CCT date must be within 6 months of the interview) 2. Certificate of Eligibility for Specialist Registration (CESR) 3. European Community Rights
- Awards/distinctions whilst studying for 1 st degree
- Academic and extracurricular achievements
Clinical Experience and Training
- Radiology Training
- Good writing and presentation skills
- Management Experience
Professional & Multidisciplinary Team Working
- Ability to support the Clinical Director of Imaging
- Ability to teach clinical skills to medical staff and students and other disciplines
Academic Achievements Research Publications
- Interest in and willingness to develop teaching abilities and activities
- Experience of conducting Clinical Audit
Management and Administrative Experience
- Commitment to Continuing Medical Education and Professional Development
- Management Experience
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Documents to download
Further details / informal visits contact
- Dr Samavia Raza
- Job title
- Clinical Director
- Email address
- Additional information
Dr Ravivarma Balasubramaniam
Consultant Radiologist (Gastrointestinal Imaging)
If you have problems applying, contact
2nd Floor, Springfield Building
Royal Stoke Hospital
Stoke On Trent