Consultant Paediatrician with interest in Diabetes
Applications are invited for Substantive Consultant Paediatrician post at Bedfordshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. The post is based at Bedford Hospital site. There is expectation that some of the daytime sessions could be at either of the sites, depending on candidates’ expertise and clinical need of the services.
Based at Bedford Hospital
Strong candidate without the above subspeciality interest can also apply and will be considered to develop subspeciality interest complimentary to the existing team across the two Hospitals. This post will participate in a 1:10 Paediatric consultant on call rota including cover for level 1 neonatal unit and children’s assessment unit. They would be doing general Paediatric clinics and subspecialty clinics as appropriate depending on departmental need and expertise of the candidate. There is also opportunity to do a few sessions at the sister site Luton and Dunstable Hospital within appropriate subspecialty MDT clinics. The trust provides a full range of general, specialty, acute, local neonatal (Level 1- 3000 deliveries/annum) and supports the community Paediatric services, currently provided by Cambridge Community Foundation NHS Trust, to the 127,000 children normally resident in north and mid Bedfordshire and who receive health care services from Bedford NHS Trust.
For informal enquiries please contact Dr Ronald Misquith, Consultant Paediatrician and Clinical Director Paediatrics, Bedfordshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Tel: 01582 718173 (Secretary 718261) or Dr Pramod Nair, Consultant Paediatrician and Clinical Lead for Paediatrics at Bedford Hospital, Tel: 01234792255 Ext: 5733.
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Closing Date: 3rd October 2021.
Assessment Date: 14th October 2021 Interview Date: 25th October 2021