We are inviting applicants to join our busy but welcoming neonatal service as a Trust Doctor, based at the Leeds General Infirmary and St James University Hospital in West Yorkshire. This role is suitable for applicants at ST3+ / Registrar (middle grade level) with experience in neonatology. It is ideally suited to candidates wishing to work in a large teaching hospital which provides many specialist services and is ideal for anyone wishing to pursue a career in neonates. The posts are available for an initial fixed term of twelve months, and have been created to cover vacancies in specialty training rotas.
The post holder will participate a rolling full shift rota at Tier 2 and be involved in covering all aspects of inpatient care including long day ward cover and night shifts. This will involve delivering care to babies in the intensive care, high dependency and special care areas. In addition there will opportunities to take part in departmental audit and governance projects.
There will also be the opportunity to deliver outpatient follow up clinics at Leeds General Infirmary. Depending on any subspecialty area of interest, it may be possible to extend the remit of the post
Applicants should have established skills in Neonatal Medicine and experience in paediatric outpatient follow up. Excellent communication and team working skills, a strong commitment to teaching and service development are essential.
There are 3 posts available.
Dr Chris Forster Consultant in Neonatal Medicine
Dr Amelia Shaw Consultant in Neonatal Medicine