Consultant in Emergency Medicine
The Royal Oldham Hospital
Oldham Care Organisation has three divisions; Surgery, Medicine and Women & Children.
Diagnostic Services are provided on a Trust wide basis. There is on site support for Quality Improvement, Human Resources and Governance. Emergency Medicine is part of the Emergency & Urgent Care Directorate sited within the Division of Medicine. The Royal Oldham Hospital has 560 beds plus Christie at Oldham on site. There is access to comprehensive diagnostics including MRI/CT and PACS with digital imaging.
Our site has undergone some major developments with full refurbishment of the Emergency Department and dedicated paediatric area, new Women’s & Children’s unit including a tertiary neonatal unit and a new medical assessment unit and purpose-built Ambulatory Emergency Care Unit and a centralised laboratory.
Department and Job Role:
Are you dynamic and enthusiastic about Emergency Medicine?
If so, come and work in our fantastic Emergency Department with a purpose built, audio-visually separate Paediatric Emergency Medicine Area.
You will be working with the rest of the EM Consultants to deliver comprehensive cover for all ages of patients within the Royal Oldham Hospital Accident and Emergency Department.
You will need to be on the Specialist Register in Emergency Medicine and will need to be within six months of obtaining your CCT (or equivalent) at the date of interview.
The management team for the Emergency Department comprises of: Clinical Director, Tom Leckie; Directorate Manager, Mrs Jane Bryan; Assistant Director of Nursing, Kay Miller.
There are eleven Emergency Medicine Consultants, 32 Junior Medical Staff, (including foundation and specialty trainees level 1-6). The Emergency Department has a multi-disciplinary team consisting of a Lead Nurse, Emergency Nurse Practitioners, Consultant Nurse & Advance Nurse Practitioner (Paediatric Medicine), 24/7 RAID practitioners, Therapy & social work team and 106 other staff (band 2-7).
Prospective candidates are encouraged to visit the Trust and meet members of the clinical and management team and other senior members of staff. Appointments can be made for a visit at any point prior to the date of interview.
All communication to applicants will be via the email address provided on your application form and all further correspondence will be through email, therefore please ensure that you regularly check your emails after the closing date for the post.
Please contact us for an informal chat or to arrange a visit: Dr Tom Leckie,
Consultant in Emergency Medicine and Clinical Director of Emergency &
Urgent Care on tel: 0161 627 8914, email: email@example.com or
Mrs Jane Bryan, Directorate Manager of Emergency & Urgent Care on
tel: 0161 778 5941, mobile: 07977 206 368, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications can be submitted by visiting www.pat.nhs.uk and clicking
‘working for us’, or through NHS jobs by clicking the apply button
Closing date: Sunday 15 September 2019.
Interview date: Monday 28 October 2019.
We are an equal opportunities employer, positive about disabled people and a no smoking organisation.