Locum Consultant Paediatric Neurologist

Location
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Salary
£79,860 - £107,668 per annum
Posted
26 Aug 2020
Closes
23 Sep 2020
Ref
164-2584376
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Hours
Full Time

Locum Consultant Paediatric Neurologist

The Nottingham University Hospital NHS Trust is seeking to recruit a high calibre Locum Consultant Paediatric Neurologist, to start as soon as possible. They will have experience in Neuro-rehabilitation, Neuromuscular Disease, and Epilepsy, and there is scope for them to develop their own special interests. This position is for 10 programmed activities a week.

This locum is for 6 months in the first instance, while a permanent post is established. The successful candidate will join an enthusiastic team of 2.5 WTE Paediatric Neurologists, with specialist clinics in Ataxia-Telangiectasia, Neuromuscular disease, Epilepsies, Syncope, Sleep Disorders, and Headache. The successful candidate will have 3-4 clinics a week, when not on call, including outreach clinics in the region. They will be admitting consultant for paediatric neurology about 1 in 4, partake in 1 joint ward round a week, and be non-resident on call about 1 weekend a month.

Applicants should be on the GMC Specialist Register or be eligible, or be within 6 months of the date of CCT at interview. Applicants should have MRCPCH or an equivalent qualification.

The candidate will have the ability to offer expert clinical opinions on a comprehensive range of paediatric neurological problems both in elective and emergency cases, and be able to manage and lead a multi-disciplinary team. The post holder will be expected to contribute to undergraduate teaching at the University of Nottingham’s School of Medicine, as well as undertake post-graduate teaching, training, and educational supervision.

For further information, prospective applicants are invited to contact:

Dr Gabriel Chow, Consultant Paediatric Neurologist, or Dr William Whitehouse, Clinical Associate Professor in Paediatric Neurology on 0115 9249924 ext 63329 or 07850 003 927.