Locum Consultant Vascular Radiologist

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Job summary

We are looking to appoint to two Whole-Time Locum Consultants in Vascular Interventional Radiology to Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust based at Northern General Hospital. The post 1 is to commence as soon as possible for 12 months in the first instance, Post 2 is to commence as soon as possible until 28 February 2025

We would welcome applications from candidates across the full spectrum of experience, from those who have recently completed training to those who have well-established careers.

Any candidate who is unable for personal reasons to work full-time will be eligible to be considered for the post; if such a person is appointed, modification of the job content will be discussed on a personal basis with the Trust in consultation with consultant colleagues.

Should any further vacancies arise shortlisted applicants will be considered.

Main duties of the job

The appointees will, together with Consultant colleagues be responsible for the provision of vascular interventional radiological services to enable Sheffield Teaching Hospitals Foundation Trust to fulfil its service agreements with its commissioners. Vascular radiologists do not undertake general radiology reporting and involvement in non-vascular interventional procedures is based on matching clinical applications to the team's specific range of expertise.

Clinical research will be strongly encouraged, and suitable opportunities exist for an active research programme based at the Northern General Hospital. The Trust has a dedicated Clinical Research Facility.

The appointee will be expected to take an active part in Undergraduate and Postgraduate teaching and training.

The appointee will be expected to take part in the administrative work relevant to his/her clinical commitment and to contribute to the work of the Directorate. The appointee will also be expected to take an active part in Clinical Audit

About us

Located on rolling hills and dissected by river valleys, Sheffield is one of the greenest and most wooded cities in Europe. More than a third of the city lies inside the beautiful Peak District National Park, and it is virtually surrounded by open countryside. Its central location and excellent transport links also means it is less than two hours from most major metropolitan areas.

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the UK's busiest and most successful NHS foundation trusts. This is an exceptional opportunity to join an award winning and internationally recognised team, with a focus on innovation, research and high quality care, as well as family friendly working, and we are keen to discuss with individuals about how we can support their ambitions.

Date posted

20 May 2024

Pay scheme

Hospital medical and dental staff

Grade

Consultant

Salary

£99,532 to £131,964 a year per annum

Contract

Fixed term

Duration

12 months

Working pattern

Full-time

Reference number

190-STH-24-107

Job locations

Northern General Hospital

Herries Road

Sheffield

S5 7AT


Job description

Job responsibilities

Please refer to the supporting job description and person specification which will outline the duties of the role including an indicative job plan.

The successful candidate must be registered with the GMC with a valid licence to practice. For further information please visit the GMC website and click on the Registration and Licensing link. You will also have completed Specialist Training (or equivalent) and be entered on the Specialist Register of the GMC, or have a CCT date within six months of the date of interview.

Non-UK/EEA applicants should ensure they are aware of the recent changes to the Immigration rules. For further information on how this may affect your application visit the UK Government website.

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust promotes Equality of opportunity and Diversity within the workplace.

COVID-19 Vaccination Information: COVID-19 vaccination remains the best way to protect yourself, your family, your colleagues and of course our patients from the virus when working in our healthcare settings. Whilst COVID-19 vaccination is not a condition of employment at this time, we do encourage our staff to get vaccinated. We will be checking the vaccination status of all new starters so that we can manage individual and environmental risks, and so that we can support those who may be undecided about vaccination. If you are unvaccinated there is helpful advice and information at https://sheffieldhospitalscoronavirus.co.uk/vaccine.html where you can also find out more about how to access vaccination. There is a current government consultation underway which will determine whether some new starters may need to be vaccinated.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Please refer to the supporting job description and person specification which will outline the duties of the role including an indicative job plan.

The successful candidate must be registered with the GMC with a valid licence to practice. For further information please visit the GMC website and click on the Registration and Licensing link. You will also have completed Specialist Training (or equivalent) and be entered on the Specialist Register of the GMC, or have a CCT date within six months of the date of interview.

Non-UK/EEA applicants should ensure they are aware of the recent changes to the Immigration rules. For further information on how this may affect your application visit the UK Government website.

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust promotes Equality of opportunity and Diversity within the workplace.

COVID-19 Vaccination Information: COVID-19 vaccination remains the best way to protect yourself, your family, your colleagues and of course our patients from the virus when working in our healthcare settings. Whilst COVID-19 vaccination is not a condition of employment at this time, we do encourage our staff to get vaccinated. We will be checking the vaccination status of all new starters so that we can manage individual and environmental risks, and so that we can support those who may be undecided about vaccination. If you are unvaccinated there is helpful advice and information at https://sheffieldhospitalscoronavirus.co.uk/vaccine.html where you can also find out more about how to access vaccination. There is a current government consultation underway which will determine whether some new starters may need to be vaccinated.

Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • Registered (or eligible to be registered) with the GMC with a licence to practise
  • FRCR Qualification or equivalent

Desirable

  • MD or PhD or equivalent
  • Name on the specialist register for relevant specialty or eligible within 6 months of the date of the interview
  • If an applicant is UK trained, they must also be a holder of a Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) or be within six months of award of CCT by date of interview.

Clinical Experience

Essential

  • Ability to work as an independent practitioner in Vascular Interventional Radiology.
  • Possess broad clinical experience in the general aspects of the post.
  • Able to take part in emergency cover in Vascular Radiology
  • Supervised training and/or Experience in Diagnostic and Interventional Vascular Radiology for at least 24 months

Research

Essential

  • Ability to critically published research and incorporate it into clinical practice where appropriate

Desirable

  • Publications in peer reviewed journals

Teaching and Training

Essential

  • Experience of teaching student doctors and doctors in training at all levels

CPD

Essential

  • Evidence of participation in CME/CPD in the last 12 months

Desirable

  • Maintenance of a CPD dairy or portflio

Managment and Administration

Essential

  • Evidence of the understanding of the systems and structures of NHS Management

Clinical governance and audit

Essential

  • Experience in performing clinical audit

Desirable

  • Completion and publication of a substantive audit project or service improvement project

Personal Attributes

Essential

  • Demonstrates behaviour consistent with PROUD values
  • Good oral and written communication skills
Person Specification

Qualifications

Essential

  • Registered (or eligible to be registered) with the GMC with a licence to practise
  • FRCR Qualification or equivalent

Desirable

  • MD or PhD or equivalent
  • Name on the specialist register for relevant specialty or eligible within 6 months of the date of the interview
  • If an applicant is UK trained, they must also be a holder of a Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) or be within six months of award of CCT by date of interview.

Clinical Experience

Essential

  • Ability to work as an independent practitioner in Vascular Interventional Radiology.
  • Possess broad clinical experience in the general aspects of the post.
  • Able to take part in emergency cover in Vascular Radiology
  • Supervised training and/or Experience in Diagnostic and Interventional Vascular Radiology for at least 24 months

Research

Essential

  • Ability to critically published research and incorporate it into clinical practice where appropriate

Desirable

  • Publications in peer reviewed journals

Teaching and Training

Essential

  • Experience of teaching student doctors and doctors in training at all levels

CPD

Essential

  • Evidence of participation in CME/CPD in the last 12 months

Desirable

  • Maintenance of a CPD dairy or portflio

Managment and Administration

Essential

  • Evidence of the understanding of the systems and structures of NHS Management

Clinical governance and audit

Essential

  • Experience in performing clinical audit

Desirable

  • Completion and publication of a substantive audit project or service improvement project

Personal Attributes

Essential

  • Demonstrates behaviour consistent with PROUD values
  • Good oral and written communication skills

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website (Opens in a new tab).

From 6 April 2017, skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants (Opens in a new tab).

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Additional information

Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website (Opens in a new tab).

From 6 April 2017, skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants (Opens in a new tab).

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Employer details

Employer name

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Northern General Hospital

Herries Road

Sheffield

S5 7AT


Employer's website

https://www.sth.nhs.uk (Opens in a new tab)

Employer details

Employer name

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Northern General Hospital

Herries Road

Sheffield

S5 7AT


Employer's website

https://www.sth.nhs.uk (Opens in a new tab)

For questions about the job, contact:

Clinical Director

Mr Akhtar Nasim

akhtar.nasim@nhs.net

01142714951

Date posted

20 May 2024

Pay scheme

Hospital medical and dental staff

Grade

Consultant

Salary

£99,532 to £131,964 a year per annum

Contract

Fixed term

Duration

12 months

Working pattern

Full-time

Reference number

190-STH-24-107

Job locations

Northern General Hospital

Herries Road

Sheffield

S5 7AT


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