We are seeking to recruit a LAT (ST4 level or above) in Rheumatology. You will be based in the Rheumatology Department, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary. Contribution to General Internal Medicine on call and Hospital at Night is optional and can be accommodated. This post is available immediately until August 2023.
The Rheumatology Department is an extremely supportive multi-disciplinary unit where you will be able to develop skills and clinical leadership. In addition to general Rheumatology Clinics there are sub-speciality clinics in Connective Tissue Diseases, Metabolic Bone Disease, Spondyloarthritis, Vasculitis, MSK Ultrasound, Teenage and MDT Transition clinics with Paediatrics and nurse-led early Arthritis clinics. The department has an excellent MDT team of AHPs and a busy Day Case Unit for biologics and other infusions. The Osteoporosis unit is based in the Rheumatology Department and provides DXA scans to the whole population of Grampian and a mobile DXA service for remote and rural areas and Islands. For more information on Rheumatology training in the North of Scotland please refer to www.scotmt.scot.nhs.uk (program NOS/861)
Full registration with a licence to practise with the GMC is required. For more information visit www.gmc-uk.org.
The Postgraduate Dean confirms that this placement and / or programme has the required educational and Postgraduate Dean's approval.
Applicants may be eligible for excess travel and relocation expenses. Information regarding nationally agreed excess travel and relocation are contained in NHS Circular PCS(DD) 2010/8. NHS Grampian’s relocation policy can be accessed by visiting
Informal enquiries will be welcomed by Dr H Youssef, Consultant Rheumatologist and Training Program Director for Rheumatology (firstname.lastname@example.org) 01224554746, Dr A Black, Consultant Rheumatologist and Educational Supervisor (email@example.com) 01224552289 or Dr Lindsay Robertson, Consultant Rheumatologist and Education Supervisor Lindsay.firstname.lastname@example.org 01224553958.
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Closing date: Sunday 16 October 2022