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Consultant in Emergency Medicine

Employer
Royal Devon University Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Barnstaple
Salary
£93,666 to £126,281 a year pro rata
Closing date
30 Apr 2024

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Profession
Specialist doctor, Emergency medicine
Grade
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Consultant in Emergency Medicine

Applications are invited for a Consultant in Emergency Medicine at North Devon District Hospital.

The successful applicant will join an enthusiastic team that delivers a modern, comprehensive emergency service. This is a small, friendly department with big ideas and a commitment to improving our service by embracing change and innovation.

Please see below for further information.

Main duties of the job

For more detail about the main duties of this role, please see the job description section below. As a key member of the Royal Devon University Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, you will be joining an exceptional team working together to help our patients to stay healthy, when they need it most.

About us

Stretching across Northern, Eastern and Mid Devon, we have a workforce of over 15,000 staff, making us the largest employer in Devon. Our core services, which we provide to more than 615,000 people, cover more than 2,000 square miles across Devon, while some of our specialist services cover the whole of the peninsula, extending our reach as far as Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

We deliver a wide range of emergency, specialist and general medical services through North Devon District Hospital and the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital (Wonford).

Alongside our two acute hospitals, we provide integrated health and social care services across a variety of settings, including community inpatient hospitals, outpatient clinics, and within peoples own homes. We also offer primary care services, a range of specialist community services, and Sexual Assault Referral Centres (SARC).

Our state-of-the-art equipment, leading technologies and strong links to local universities put us at the forefront of research and innovations, enabling us to provide world-class care to our local communities.

Its never been a more exciting time to join the Royal Devon, as youll help to shape our services as we continue along our integration journey.

Job description
Job responsibilities

For more information on the Job Description and Responsibilities please click the link below.

More detail about the role

Applications are invited for a Consultant in Emergency Medicine at North Devon District Hospital.

The successful applicant will join an enthusiastic team that delivers a modern, comprehensive emergency service. This is a small, friendly department with big ideas and a commitment to improving our service by embracing change and innovation.

You will take an active role in all aspects of patients medical care, providing a consultant led and delivered service including operational responsibility for the day-to-day running of the department. Opportunities to develop specialist areas of interest are encouraged with potential for research, leadership and management and SPA allocation to match.

This post is being offered as a newly formed Royal Devon University Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust. Working together across North and East Devon gives us the opportunity to offer unique and varied careers across our services combining the Eastern teams track record of excellence in research and links to the university, with the Norths innovation and adaptability.

North Devon District Hospital is consistently ranked top in the South West for staff satisfaction with the main hospital located in an area frequently voted as one of the best places in the UK to live.

Our medical staffing team will help you get settled, providing financial relocation support, registration for children at one of the excellent schools and support for partners seeking employment.

For an informal discussion, prospective candidates are welcome to contact Dr. Daniel McRae (Lead Clinician) on 01271 314044. Informal visits are welcomed and transport and accommodation costs will be covered.

Working Pattern: 10 PAs

Interview Date: 22/03/2024

As an inclusive employer, the Royal Devon values diversity and is committed to creating a culture of inclusivity where everyone can be themselves and reach their full potential. We believe in fostering a sense of belonging and actively encourage applications from individuals of all backgrounds, cultures, and abilities. We recognise the advantages of having a diverse workforce that reflects the communities we serve.

Preference will be given to staff with Priority and 'At Risk' status including NHS At Risk staff throughout Devon.

The Royal Devon University Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust reserves the right to close vacancy when sufficient applications have been received.

The Royal Devon University Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust was established in April 2022, bringing together the expertise of both the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust and Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust.

Benefits

We will work together to maintain a culture that develops and supports you and your team.

This might include funding for a care certificate, a degree or leadership qualifications. Or it might include days off to study, engage in CPD or rotational placements to help you hone your skills. Wherever you are heading in the NHS, we'll help you get there.

Looking after you is important to us.

We strive to help our staff create a healthy work-life balance through flexible working schemes and our family friendly policies.

If you're starting out in the NHS, you'll start with 27 days paid annual leave (plus bank holidays), rising to 33 days plus bank holidays.

You'll benefit from access to our own comprehensive occupational health services, including counselling, onsite wellbeing activities and groups.

Salary is not the only financial benefit

You'll have access to an extensive range of staff discounts on shopping, fitness and leisure options and you can spread the cost of technology and home appliance purchases from major retailers.

You will also have access to other benefits including:

National discount services such as the Blue Light Card and Health Service Discounts.

Salary sacrifice options including our OFSTED rated outstanding nursery onsite at Exeter

Car lease schemes.

The NHS Pension scheme (one of the most generous and comprehensive in the UK).

Cycle to work scheme

These are just a few of the benefits available if the role is something you are interested in, we'd love to hear from you.

Person Specification
General Requirements
Essential
  • See job description text above, and (where applicable) you can download a copy of the full job description
Desirable
  • See job description text above, and (where applicable) you can download a copy of the full job description


Employer details
Employer name

Royal Devon University Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Royal Devon University Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Barnstaple

Devon

EX31 4JB


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185-37562-6089

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