Locum Consultant Anaesthetist
Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust
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We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Locum Consultant in Anaesthetics to join our team for a fixed term period of 6 months.
The successful candidate will join a team of friendly and dynamic Anaesthetic Consultants. We are dedicated to developing the department, team and working towards the wider organisational goals and culture.
The current job plan is based around sessions in Anaesthesia and participation in the out of hours service.
This is an exciting time to be joining the trust, as plans to reconfigure are under way.
Main duties of the job
Please see job description and person specification for full details
To provide a high standard of care to any patient for whom you have clinical responsibility.
The successful applicant will take part in the general on call rota, either at Calderdale or Huddersfield depending on service requirements and prior discussion with the Clinical Directors.
Surgical specialties provided by the Trust include ENT, Trauma & Orthopaedics, General, Ophthalmic, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Upper GI (including Bariatrics), Urological (including laparoscopic resections), Colorectal, Robotic and Plastic surgery. Some paediatric work is undertaken within these specialties.
Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust are proud providers of acute hospital services. Our Trust is very forward thinking and in the top decile digital trusts nationally. We value our staff and recognise that they are our greatest asset. The CQC rated us as Good in June 2018. In their report they confirmed that "staff were caring and provided compassionate care; patients were treated with dignity and respect and their privacy was respected; patients spoke positively about the care they received".
CHFT is nestled in the heart of the stunning Pennine hills - the area which inspired the works of the Bronte sisters. We're conveniently situated between the vibrant cities of Leeds and Manchester and surrounded by breath-taking scenery, places to visit, together with varied outdoor and indoor activities.
With an affordable housing market and fantastic schools - 17 junior schools and 2 high schools in the Calderdale and Huddersfield area have been recognised as outstanding by Ofsted- CHFT is perfect for family life as well as for professional development.
The Department of Health and Social Care has awarded capital funding to invest in local health services at both Calderdale Royal Hospital and Huddersfield Royal Infirmary. This is a significant investment and an opportunity to enhance services for our populations in Calderdale and Huddersfield and West Yorkshire for generations to come. To find out more, please visitOur Future Plans - CHFT (cht.nhs.uk)
This is a Full-Time post providing 10 Programmed Activities (PAs), including SPA 1.5 PA, but applicants wishing to work part-time are also encouraged to apply and job plans will be adjusted accordingly, and by negotiation with appointees.
Applicants must be registered with the General Medical Council and hold a Licence to Practice.
For further information, or to arrange a visit, please contact:
Clinical Director for Operating Services, Dr Marcus Beadle, at 01484 342574, or emailMarcus.firstname.lastname@example.org
Clinical Director for Critical Care, Outreach, CVAD and Chronic Pain, Dr Shaheed Rahman, at 01484 342574, or emailShaheed.email@example.com
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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).
Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).