Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Consultant Coronary Interventional Cardiologist

Swindon, Wiltshire
£79,860 - £107,668 pa
19 Sep 2019
19 Oct 2019
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Consultant Coronary Interventional Cardiologist


Applications are invited for this position of Consultant Interventional Cardiologist at The Great Western Hospital (Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust). The successful applicant will join 8 other Cardiologists, four of whom have a special interest in coronary intervention. There will be no commitment to General Internal Medicine.

The Great Western Hospital was opened in 2002 and serves a rapidly expanding population of 350,000 in Swindon and the surrounding rural areas.

The purpose-built Wiltshire Cardiac Centre is a fully integrated unit. The department is progressive and forward-thinking and has an active interest in research.

The department has 2 cardiac catheterisation laboratories with the local provision of PCI, simple and complex pacing and ICD implantation. There are full PCI facilities with rotablation, IVUS and OCT. There is a comprehensive device service including brady and complex pacing (including permanent His bundle pacing).

There are dedicated outpatient facilities with a full range of non-invasive and invasive services including a BSE accredited echo department. We have an active imaging department undertaking CTCA (with CT FFR) and CMR.

There are 24 Cardiology beds as well as an 8 bedded CCU managed by the Cardiologists. The Consultant staff is supported by 2 Specialty Registrars, 2 Associate Specialists and 5 other trainees.

For further information and to arrange an informal visit, please contact Dr Edward Barnes or 01793 646214.

The successful applicants should possess MRCP (UK) from the Royal College of Physicians (or equivalent). Full registration with the GMC is essential and applicants should be within 6 months of CCT at the time of interview or currently hold CCT or equivalent.

For more information and to apply, please visit ref: 249-MED9990242.

If you have any questions, please contact

Closing date for applications:  20th October 2019