Consultant in Paediatric Cardiology
Leeds General Infirmary
Closing Date: 21 July 2022
We are looking for an individual to fill this new post within the Paediatric Cardiology Department at the Leeds General Infirmary.
The congenital cardiology department serves a population of approximately 5.5 million in Yorkshire, Humberside and Northern Trent. Services include all aspects of specialist tertiary care of cardiac patients with the exception of transplantation. The annual workload of the department includes over 10,000 outpatient consultations, approximately 500 catheterisations per year, (diagnostic, therapeutic, and electrophysiology studies/ablations), and approximately 500 congenital cardiac operations.
The successful applicant should possess MRCP (or equivalent) and should be included on the Specialist Register or within 6 months of CCT at the time of interview, if currently within a training programme within the UK. In accordance with the consultant appointment regulations, all other categories of doctors must be on the Specialist Register.
Applicants should have established skills in Paediatric Cardiology and particularly catheter intervention. A strong commitment to undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and a research interest is desirable. A strong commitment to undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and a research interest is desirable.
Consideration will be given to applicants who wish to work full or part time and those wishing to job share.
If shortlisted, you will be required to give a 10-minute presentation on:
"Interventional procedures in congenital heart disease - Best practice and vision for the future."
Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact one of the following:
* Dr James Oliver, Consultant Adult Congenital Cardiologist & Clinical Lead, James.email@example.com
* Dr Jamie Bentham, Consultant Paediatric Cardiologist Jamie.firstname.lastname@example.org
* Mr Colin Holton, Clinical Director, Leeds Children's Hospital Colin.email@example.com
INTERVIEWS WILL BE HELD VIA ZOOM: Tuesday 16 August 2022
If you wish to discuss this, or have any queries, please contact Lynn Lindley in Medical Staffing on (0113) 2064895: E Mail Address: LynnLindley@nhs.net
Or to apply, please click the apply button.
Please note that only electronic applications can be accepted for this post.