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GP with Specialist interest in Dermatology

Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Lytham St Annes
£50,373 to £78,759 a year pa pro rata
Closing date
1 Jul 2023

We are looking for a dynamic, enthusiastic consultant who will contribute to the provision and development of high quality Dermatology care for the Fylde coast population. Sessional commitments will include outpatient clinics, review of inpatients at the request of consultant colleagues and multidisciplinary clinical meetings. This post is to help support some innovative service developments, including telephone advice and guidance and the development of virtual clinics.. The contract is for 2/4 Programmed Activities, additional programmed activities may be available subject to negotiation with the Clinical Director. There is no on-call commitment for this post.
Main duties of the job

Applications are invited as a GP with Specialist interest in Dermatology at Blackpool Teaching Hospitals based at Clifton Hospital.
About us

The Trust is highly active in clinical research. We are the highest recruiting centre for many clinical trials for commercial and non-commercial sponsors and have recruited the first global, European and UK patients across a number of specialties. The Clinical Research Centre is the dedicated facility for use by researchers, where patients can participate in research. We have high calibre staff with long track records of being research active, staff who are enthusiastic to get involved in research for the first time and staff who support research through their role.Our unit is active in clinical research. We are recruiting patients to non-commercial studies including biologic registers and studies looking at intensive management of RA. Ideally the applicant would play an active role in clinical research.

Job description
Job responsibilities

Please see the attached Job Description for more information in regards to the position of GP with Specialist Interest in Dermatology

Person Specification
Qualifications and Training

  • FRCF or equivalent
  • MRCP or equivalent
  • Full Registration with GMC



  • Higher degree (MD/PhD)
  • Diploma in Dermatology

Skills and Abilities



  • Excellent communication skills - both oral and written.
  • Ability to organise and prioritise workload and to delegate responsibility and supervise staff.
  • Ability to motivate and inspire a multi-disciplinary team and work sensitively within teams and across organisations
  • Able to work as a member of a team or on own
  • Computer and IT Skills
  • Clinical Skills - ability to perform unsupervised common practical procedures
  • Working currently in primary Care




  • Experienced Practitioner of Dermatology past and present
  • Access to own transport

Knowledge / Research



  • Commitment to CPD and requirements of clinical governance and audit
  • Evidence of working effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team
  • Up to date with current practices




  • Previous experience of working in the NHS/experience of NHS working practices and systems

Management Skills



  • Awareness of NHS organisation and core values of NHS


Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require current Skilled worker sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information visit the UK Visas and Immigration website (Opens in a new tab).

From 6 April 2017, skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, have had to present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) are also subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal records checks for overseas applicants (Opens in a new tab).
UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see NHS Careers website (opens in a new window).

Employer details
Employer name

Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Clifton Hospital

Pershore Road

Lytham St Annes


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