Consultant in Diagnostic Radiology
Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust
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These are replacement posts, intended to maintain and develop the existing radiology service. The successful candidates will be general radiologists with Fellowship of the Royal College of Radiologists (or equivalent) and be on the Specialist Register or be within 6 months of their CCT at the time of interview. Wide training and experience in general radiology as well as experience in cross-sectional imaging is required. Experience in the required subspecialties is desirable to complement the skills of consultant group, however other subspecialties would be considered. The successful candidate will be expected to take part in training and supervision of junior radiologists allocated to the Department
Main duties of the job
The posts will include sessions at both Sandwell Hospital and City Hospital. The Trust will be reconfiguring its services in advance of the move to the Midland Metropolitan Hospital and the post-holder will be required to work at any of the Trusts sites, but with minimal cross site travel.
The department has established a DUTY radiologist in the working week, who is the main point of contact, with calls screened by a secretary, minimising interruptions in remaining reporting sessions.
This post is for consultant radiologists with special interest in a number of areas including
- Genito-urinary radiology
- ENT radiology
- GI radiology
- Chest radiology
- Cardiac Radiology
A community of half a million is eagerly anticipating the brand new Midland Metropolitan University Hospital which will be opening in 2023. It will be worth the wait. Its opening will be the beginning of a fresh chapter in our ambitious journey to be the nations leading provider of integrated care. This new state of the art acute hospital in Grove Lane, Smethwick will bring together all acute services onto one site.
29 November 2021
Hospital medical and dental staff
Depending on experience £79,860-£107,668 per annum
For more information on the job role and responsibilities, please refer to the Job Description attached.
For an informal discussion, please contact:
Dr Sarah Yusuf Group Director email@example.com
Dr Vishal Bhalla Clinical Director of Imaging firstname.lastname@example.org
- Entry on the Specialist Register in Clinical Radiology (or entry expected within 6 months from the date of interview)
- Full GMC Registration
- Higher Degree
- Clinical training and experience equivalent to that required for gaining CCT in Clinical Radiology
- Ability to take full and independent responsibility for the management of acute medical emergencies
- Ability to take full and independent responsibility for the care of patients
- Special interest that complements the existing consultants
- Clinical Radiology
- Experience of conducting clinical audit
- Ability to use the evidence base and clinical audit to support decision making
- Ability to teach clinical skills to medical and nursing staff and other disciplines
- Formal training in teaching
- FRCR or equivalent
Certificate of Sponsorship
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Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust
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Dr Vishal Bhalla
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