Locum Consultant Paediatrician
We are seeking to appoint a Locum Consultant Paediatrician to support the acute services at Ormskirk District General Hospital. This post is part of the acute service and will require the post holder to support an on call service, inpatient ward cover, neonatal ward cover and outpatient clinics.
The Trust provides a combination of services, which is split between the two hospital sites namely Southport and Formby District General Hospital and Ormskirk District General Hospital. All paediatric in-patient and outpatient work is based at Ormskirk District General Hospital although there may be occasions when the post-holder may be asked to attend Southport District General Hospital.
The Trust is happy to consider flexible working arrangements and extended days to deliver a desirable work life balance, support professional goals and personal development.
- The post-holder will contribute to the Consultant on-call rota on a 1 in 7 basis (non-resident)
- The post-holder will contribute to the hospital Paediatrician of the Week rota on a 1 in 7 basis.
- The Consultant of the Week and non-resident on-call also covers Level 2 Neonatal unit.
- The appointee will work closely with paediatric colleagues to develop and improve general Paediatrics and community integrated care services for children.
Arrangements to visit the hospital and informal enquiries may be made directly to Sarah Hicks, Interim Directorate Manager on 01695 656290.