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Consultant in General Paediatrics with Safeguarding responsibilities

University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
Birmingham, West Midlands
Closing date
3 Dec 2023

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Specialist doctor, Paediatrics
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

This is a substantive 10 PA post with cross site working between Good Hope Hospital and Birmingham Heartlands Hospital. On call duties will be at Birmingham Heartlands Hospital.

This post will be for 10 PA's:

Distribution of PA's

In principle the job plan will comprise a maximum of 10 PA's with breakdown as below

*7.0 PA's - for direct Clinical care (including on calls & clinics)

*1.0 PA's for 'Supporting Professional Activities' to support annual appraisal & revalidation with General Medical Council including active involvement in departmental and Trust governance and Quality improvement process (e.g. reviewing and scoping of incidents, undertaking root cause analysis (RCA) for incidents associated with moderate or severe harm, participation in departmental and national audits).

*2.0 PA's for Named Doctor for safeguarding


University of Birmingham ImagesUniversity Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust (UHB) is one of the largest teaching hospital trusts in England, serving a regional, national and international population.

It includes Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, Solihull Hospital and Community Services, Good Hope Hospital in Sutton Coldfield and Birmingham Chest Clinic. We also run a number of smaller satellite units, allowing people to be treated as close to home as possible.

We see and treat more than 2.2 million people every year across our sites and our hospitals deliver more babies than anywhere else in Europe.

We are a regional centre for cancer, trauma, renal dialysis, burns and plastics, HIV and AIDS, as well as respiratory conditions like cystic fibrosis. We also have expertise in premature baby care, bone marrow transplants and thoracic surgery and have the largest solid organ transplantation programme in Europe.

We provide a series of highly specialist cardiac, liver and neurosurgery services to patients from across the UK.

We are world-renowned for our trauma care and have developed pioneering surgical techniques in the management of ballistic and blast injuries, including bespoke surgical solutions for previously unseen injuries. As a result of its clinical expertise in treating trauma patients and military casualties, the QEHB has been designated both a Level 1 Trauma Centre and host of the UK’s only £20m National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Surgical Reconstruction and Microbiology Research Centre (SRMRC).

We have over 20,000 members of staff and we are committed to investing in their development and their health and wellbeing.

UHB is a Stonewall Diversity Champion and aims to achieve positive change for LGBTQ+ people by creating an inclusive, inspiring and equal environment for both staff and service users.

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