Medical Consultant - Rheumatology

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    £77000 - £98000 per annum

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    Ed Sobers

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    020 7193 4003

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    over 1 year ago

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A Medical Consultant required in a Wrexham hospital on the Rheumatology ward. Paying from £77k - £98k per year.

Job Setting
The hospital is based out the outskirts of Wrexham Town, near the Welsh/English border, and is easily commutable from Flintshire, Chester, Liverpool & Manchester. This is a 600 bed district general hospital with a consultant body of over 150. All major specialties and subspecialties are represented with exception of cardiac surgery and neuro-surgery. Visiting Consultants provide services for Plastic Surgery, Neurology, Paediatric Rheumatology & Oncology.

This is a full time post, currently consisting of and is paid at 10 sessions. The appointee is expected to have appropriate experience in Rheumatology and is required to be on the specialist register, have CCT or recognised equivalent and be within 6 months of obtaining it at the time of interview. The post comes with 3 SPAs and the appointee is encouraged to develop a special interest, research, teaching or managerial agenda with an aim of enhancing the development of the department. The post is fully compliant with the Welsh Consultant contract.

Consultant Responsibilities
To provide a generalised consultant Rheumatology service for outpatient, inpatient and day case management of Rheumatology patients.
To participate in all medical/postgraduate and multidisciplinary training/educational activities already established.
Participate in departmental meetings, audit and clinical governance activity (including appraisal and revalidation).
Participate in Royal College of Physicians Continuing Professional Development scheme. The Health Board funds recognised study leave, and is supportive towards external commitments to the Royal Colleges and Welsh Consultative structure.

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