Academic Consultant Radiologist with an interest in Thoracic imaging

Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

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Job summary

We are looking for an enthusiastic radiologist to join the team of cardiothoracic radiologists working cross site to provide high quality cardiothoracic imaging services to Oxfordshire and to support the on call service. The Trust is a cancer centre with a large oncology unit, a cardiothoracic surgical centre, a tertiary referral centre for interstitial lung disease and pleural disease and is also a major trauma centre. The Directorate is progressive and keen to invest in the future workforce with such measures as a 4 day week, home reporting, advanced practitioner radiographers and cycle to work schemes.

The post holder will provide imaging support for cardiothoracic patients and have on call and cross-sectional imaging responsibility for the Trust. The Directorate is developing an extended day working on rotation and the candidate will be expected to participate in this service.

Main duties of the job

The post holder will be part of the cardiothoracic radiology team and deliver high quality imaging, intervention and biopsy services across the Trust. Additional subspecialty interests may be accommodated/supported e.g. in oncological imaging.

About us

Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the largest NHS teaching trusts in the country. It provides a wide range of general and specialist clinical services and is a base for medical education, training and research. Find out more here www.ouh.nhs.ukThe Trust comprises four hospitals - the John Radcliffe Hospital, Churchill Hospital and Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre in Headington and the Horton General Hospital in Banbury.Our values, standards and behaviours define the quality of clinical care we offer and the professional relationships we make with our patients, colleagues and the wider community. We call this Delivering Compassionate Excellence and its focus is on our values of compassion, respect, learning, delivery, improvement and excellence. These values put patients at the heart of what we do and underpin the quality healthcare we would like for ourselves or a member of our family. Watch how we set out to deliver compassionate excellence via the OUH YouTube channel.

Date posted

03 June 2024

Pay scheme

Hospital medical and dental staff

Grade

Consultant

Salary

£99,532 to £131,964 a year per annum

Contract

Permanent

Working pattern

Full-time

Reference number

321-CON-MS-6316141-S5

Job locations

Radiology Medical JR & CH A74620

headley way

Oxford

OX3 9DU


Job description

Job responsibilities

The Trust is a tertiary referral centre for lung cancer, pleural and interstitial lung disease and supports the following thoracic MDT meetings: lung cancer, mesothelioma, interstitial lung disease, interventional COPD and general respiratory meetings. The post holder will be required to attend and present at these. The post holder will also contribute to acute imaging, providing in-patient CT and US sessions and image-guided intervention such as biopsy and drainages. The post holder will work at the Horton and Oxford Hospitals. It is a condition of the appointment that the post holder will be willing to work in any of the Trusts locations although travel will be remunerated.

Job description

Job responsibilities

The Trust is a tertiary referral centre for lung cancer, pleural and interstitial lung disease and supports the following thoracic MDT meetings: lung cancer, mesothelioma, interstitial lung disease, interventional COPD and general respiratory meetings. The post holder will be required to attend and present at these. The post holder will also contribute to acute imaging, providing in-patient CT and US sessions and image-guided intervention such as biopsy and drainages. The post holder will work at the Horton and Oxford Hospitals. It is a condition of the appointment that the post holder will be willing to work in any of the Trusts locations although travel will be remunerated.

Person Specification

Qualifications/Training

Essential

  • Full GMC registration
  • FRCR or equivalent
  • Presumably MD or PhD is mandatory for this post
  • CCT in Radiology or registration on GMC Specialist Register in Radiology, or within 6 months of achieving CCT at the time of interview.
  • At least one year higher level training in thoracic radiology / cardiac radiology at a recognised training centre
  • Something on academic training

Desirable

  • Fellowship in thoracic imaging.
  • Training in cardiac CT angiography, to a recognised level of expertise
  • Experience of research grant applications

Experience

Essential

  • General training in Radiology to Specialist Level or equivalent.
  • Additional work experience in thoracic / cardiac radiology as above.
  • Something on research
  • CT, MRI and US imaging of cardiothoracic disease in a tertiary referral centre
  • CT and US interventional skills including lung biopsy
  • Ability to make decisions at consultant level

Desirable

  • Cardiac CT angiography at a tertiary referral centre

Skills and Knowledge

Essential

  • Evidence of leadership skills
  • Evidence of organisational skills, communication skills, professional and personal skills to undertake effectively the role of consultant in Radiology in a major teaching hospital.
  • Evidence to support good professional skills as required for good medical practice.
  • Evidence to support good interpersonal skills.
  • Evidence to support good communication skills.
  • Evidence of previous teaching experience at various levels.

Desirable

  • Previous management experience
  • Knowledge of organisation of NHS and governments agenda for modernisation of the NHS. Evidence of management training.
  • Evidence of management training
  • Good computing skills, word processing/ spreadsheet and web browser use.
  • Previous management experienceEvidence of management training
Person Specification

Qualifications/Training

Essential

  • Full GMC registration
  • FRCR or equivalent
  • Presumably MD or PhD is mandatory for this post
  • CCT in Radiology or registration on GMC Specialist Register in Radiology, or within 6 months of achieving CCT at the time of interview.
  • At least one year higher level training in thoracic radiology / cardiac radiology at a recognised training centre
  • Something on academic training

Desirable

  • Fellowship in thoracic imaging.
  • Training in cardiac CT angiography, to a recognised level of expertise
  • Experience of research grant applications

Experience

Essential

  • General training in Radiology to Specialist Level or equivalent.
  • Additional work experience in thoracic / cardiac radiology as above.
  • Something on research
  • CT, MRI and US imaging of cardiothoracic disease in a tertiary referral centre
  • CT and US interventional skills including lung biopsy
  • Ability to make decisions at consultant level

Desirable

  • Cardiac CT angiography at a tertiary referral centre

Skills and Knowledge

Essential

  • Evidence of leadership skills
  • Evidence of organisational skills, communication skills, professional and personal skills to undertake effectively the role of consultant in Radiology in a major teaching hospital.
  • Evidence to support good professional skills as required for good medical practice.
  • Evidence to support good interpersonal skills.
  • Evidence to support good communication skills.
  • Evidence of previous teaching experience at various levels.

Desirable

  • Previous management experience
  • Knowledge of organisation of NHS and governments agenda for modernisation of the NHS. Evidence of management training.
  • Evidence of management training
  • Good computing skills, word processing/ spreadsheet and web browser use.
  • Previous management experienceEvidence of management training

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

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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

Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Radiology Medical JR & CH A74620

headley way

Oxford

OX3 9DU


Employer's website

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


Employer details

Employer name

Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Radiology Medical JR & CH A74620

headley way

Oxford

OX3 9DU


Employer's website

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


For questions about the job, contact:

Consultant Radiologist

Fiona Macleod

fiona.macleod@ouh.nhs.uk

01865235732

Date posted

03 June 2024

Pay scheme

Hospital medical and dental staff

Grade

Consultant

Salary

£99,532 to £131,964 a year per annum

Contract

Permanent

Working pattern

Full-time

Reference number

321-CON-MS-6316141-S5

Job locations

Radiology Medical JR & CH A74620

headley way

Oxford

OX3 9DU


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