Consultant in Diabetes & Endocrinology

Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust


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Job summary

A full time Consultant is required and will be based at Kings Mill Hospital in Sutton in Ashfield and also providing clinical services at Newark Hospital and Mansfield Community Hospital.

This appointment is a permanent appointment to sustain existing and future demand in Mansfield & Ashfield, Newark & Sherwood and rural Nottinghamshire.

The timetable and job plan will include leading the multi-disciplinary board rounds and ward rounds, daytime on calls, providing outpatient services, participation in appropriate MDT and team/service meetings.

During their non-clinical sessions, you will be expected to be active and contribute implementation and lead the service improvements.

Main duties of the job

  • Consultant ward rounds
  • Give advice to GPs
  • Vetting and triage of referrals
  • Provide Outpatient Clinics
  • Provide weekend consultant cover
  • Participate with General Internal Medicine (GIM) rota
  • Contribution to service improvements
  • Support trainees / clinical development fellows
  • Active participation in audit and clinical governance

About us

Thank you for your interest in this role.

Sherwood is nationally recognised as being an excellent place to work and deliver care. We are rightly proud of the 5,500 colleagues who work here and we are the Health Service Journals Trust of the Year in 2020.

The Care Quality Commission rated Kings Mill Hospital Outstanding and Newark, and Mansfield Community Hospitals Good. Overall we are rated Outstanding for care.

For the last three years, we have been ranked as the best NHS Trust to work for in the Midlands and in 2020 we were the third best Acute/Community NHS Trust in England.

Happy colleagues deliver better care. Our teams work in a supportive, inclusive environment, which nurtures wellbeing and has opportunities for development and progression. We do not just care for our patients, we also care for you.

We would love you to join us.

Job description

Job responsibilities

You will join our existing teams of Consultant Diabetologists and Endocrinologists and other Consultant Physicians. The appointment is for a total of 10 programmed activities for a three month period. Further details can be found in the attached job description.

Person Specification



  • Full registration (and with a licence to practise) with the General Medical Council (GMC)
  • Membership of Royal College of Physicians or show evidence of equivalent qualification
  • Entry on Specialist Register or CCT within 6 months of date of interview for this


  • Higher degree: MD or PhD
  • Entry on specialist registrar with CCT in Diabetes



  • Demonstrable ability as a teacher with evidence of training for the role



  • Experience requisite to meeting all aspects of the job plan


  • Five years supervised training in an appropriate SpR equivalent training programme
  • Diabetes & Endocrinology Fellowship



  • Publications in peer-reviewed journals

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).

Employer details

Employer name

Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust


King's Mill Hospital

Mansfield Road

Sutton in Ashfield

NG17 4JL

Employer's website (Opens in a new tab)

For help with your application, contact:

Dr Vakkat Muraleedharan


Date posted

29 September 2021

Pay scheme

Hospital, medical and dental




£82,096 to £110,683 a year



Working pattern


Reference number


Job locations

King's Mill Hospital

Mansfield Road

Sutton in Ashfield

NG17 4JL

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