Consultant in Anaesthetics & Perioperative Care & Regional Anaesthesia

Location
Stevenage
Salary
£82,096 to £110,683 a year
Posted
15 Sep 2021
Closes
15 Oct 2021
Ref
BMJ-46086/361-R2R-1831
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our complete commitment to developing careers means were looking for proactive, motivated, forward thinking and dynamic individuals to join our clinical team. This post is an important part of our ongoing development of medical services at East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust, offering the successful applicant the opportunity to work closely with the existing Anaesthetic Consultants to provide a high standard of care across the Trust. We are seeking consultants with enthusiasm, commitment and drive to work closely with colleagues throughout the organisation and within the community to help lead the organisation. We have 1 post available based at Lister Hospital in Stevenage, comprising 10 programmed activities (PAs) and an on-call commitment. This is an excellent opportunity within the Anaesthetics department at East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust. The post is suitable for those with an interest in General Anaesthesia service provision requirements.

Main duties of the job

The post holder will be expected to be flexible in their approach to working patterns, undertaking theatre work on any site when required. Any changes will be discussed before implementation and the PA allocation reviewed if they have a significant impact on the time commitment required. Enthusiasm and a strong commitment to the training and education of trainees and other staff members are also expected.

About us

East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust is a very special organisation. Our teams are amazing, and this has been demonstrated even more so during the unprecedented challenge brought by the Covid-19 pandemic. Our ability to be flexible and innovative in the way in which we work and deliver our services to our catchment has never been more important than it is now.

ABOUT OUR HOSPITALS

Lister Hospital, Stevenage

  • provides a full range of outpatient, inpatient, emergency, maternity and diagnostic services
  • have a designated trauma centre
  • provides a 24/7 heart attack service
  • have the biggest renal dialysis service in the region
  • We have a hyper acute stroke unit which has been established for over 5 years,
  • is the only robotic urology surgery training organisation in the country

Job description

The post is suitable for those with an interest in General Anaesthesia service provision requirements. The post holder will be expected to be flexible in their approach to working patterns, undertaking theatre work on any site when required. A strong commitment to the training and education of trainees and other staff members is also expected. Maintenance of high quality patient centred care Shared responsibility for the day to day management of the service and participation in strategic planning Teaching and training within the multidisciplinary service Active involvement in multidisciplinary team meetings and directorate clinical governance activity Active participation in continuing medical education

Person Specification
Fitness to Practice
Essential

 

  • Evidences engagement with appraisal and revalidation

Standards
Essential

  • Up to date and fit to practice safely and aware of own training needs

Research
Essential

  • Participation in research
  • Published papers and original work in peer reviewed journals

Teaching
Essential

  • Ability to teach clinical skills
  • Experience in organising educational activities
  • Experience of supervising undergraduates, doctors in training and other colleagues

Clinical Governance
Essential

  • Can evidence leading on patient safety issues and achieving a change in practice

Clinical Expertise in Speciality/Subspeciality
Essential

  • Advance training in Perioperative
  • Accreditation for CPEX e.g. POETS
  • Postgraduate diploma in Regional Anaesthesia or equivalent
  • Deliver safe and effective perioperative anaesthetic care to patients undergoing complex obstetric procedures

Qualifications
Essential

  • Higher anaesthesia (or equivalent) training
  • Broad range of experience in anaesthesia for various specialties

Desirable

  • Postgraduate academic degree

Eligibility
Essential

  • Entry on GMC Specialist Register or, be within 6 months of receipt of Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) at time of interview or, provide GMC confirmed eligibility for entry on the Specialist Register
  • FRCA or qualification of an equivalent level


BMJRef: BMJ-46086/361-R2R-1831

 

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