Consultant in Respiratory Medicine

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
£79, 860 to £107,668 per annum
07 Aug 2020
04 Sep 2020
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for the post of Consultant in Respiratory Medicine with a Specialist Interest in Severe Asthma at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, part of Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.  This is a substantive, full time (10 PA) post.

The successful applicant will be joining a team of 15 Respiratory Medicine Consultants including Academic colleagues. They will be joining a well supported team of 3 Consultant colleagues working in Severe Asthma, in one of the UK’s largest Regional Severe Asthma Networks. The successful applicant will be providing the highest clinical care to Asthma and other Respiratory patients, and will be actively involved in research.

You will be fully registered with the GMC and have a CCT in Respiratory Medicine or be within six months of award of CCT at the time of interview. Applications are welcomed from those unable to work full time for personal reasons or those wishing to job-share.

As part of our commitment to supporting the medical workforce in the part they play in delivering an excellent caring service to patients, all newly appointed Consultants attend our five-day Consultant Development programme within a year of joining the Trust. Leadership is a key requirement of doctors’ professional work and this innovative programme is designed to support Consultants to hone the leadership and management skills they need to succeed at CUH.

The applicant must have demonstrable skills in listening, reading, writing and speaking in English that enable effective communication about medical topics with patients and colleagues, as set out in the GMC’s Good Medical Practice (2013).

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.

From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must 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) will also be subject to this requirement.

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Dr Jonathan Fuld, Director for Inflammation and Immunity,

Dr Martin Knolle, Clinical Lead for Respiratory Medicine, or

Dr Robin Gore, Severe Asthma Lead, .