Junior Training Fellow Emergency Medicine
University Hospital of North Midlands NHS Trust
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UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS OF NORTH MIDLANDS (NHS) TRUSTROYAL STOKE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL/COUNTY HOSPITALTRUST DOCTOR ST1 levelEMERGENCY DEPARTMENTApplications are invited for Trust Doctor ST1/ST2 level to join the Emergency Department at University Hospitals of North Midlands.
The £350 million state-of-the-art hospital complex brings all the acute services (including Neurosurgery and Cardiothoracic Surgery) to a single site. The Emergency Department offers modern facilities including state of the art diagnostics, an 8 bedded resus room, co-located children's emergency department and assessment unit.
Main duties of the job
The post holder will work on the SHO level rota, help to provide 24 hour cover and will work approximately 43 hours per week with weekly clinical duties being worked as part of a "rolling" rota.
University Hospitals of North Midlands has two sites: Royal Stoke University Hospital, located in Stoke-on-Trent, and County Hospital, located in Stafford. From these hospitals we provide a full range of general acute hospital services for people living in and around Staffordshire and beyond. The Trust also provides specialised services for three million people in a wider area, including neighbouring counties and North Wales.
Our specialised services include cancer diagnosis and treatment, cardiothoracic surgery, neurosurgery, renal and dialysis services, neonatal intensive care and paediatric intensive care. We are recognised for our particular expertise in trauma, respiratory conditions, spinal surgery, upper gastro-intestinal surgery, complex orthopaedic surgery, laparoscopic surgery and the management of liver conditions. The Trust has some of the most modern operating theatres in Europe.
Flexible working requests will be considered.
The post holder will gain a wide range of experience at Senior House Officer level in Emergency Medicine, in addition to specific experience in critical care and the care of major trauma. Some previous experience in A & E is essential and a recognised certification in Advanced Life Support is preferable. There will be Consultant, Specialty Doctor and Specialty Trainee available for advise/supervision at all times. During this time the post holder will work both in the minor injuries area, the trolley areas and will be expected to act as a resuscitation room doctor in times of need.
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