Consultant Paediatrician

NHS Grampian
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
£80,653 - £107,170
20 Sep 2019
20 Oct 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Consultant Paediatrician, Community Child Health (Aberdeenshire)

Royal Aberdeen Children’s Hospital

40 hours per week (10 PA's)

The successful applicant will join a dynamic Community Child Health Department, within a Combined Child Health Service of NHS Grampian.

He/she will join the Team of Consultants, Associate Specialists and Specialty Doctors who provide a range of Community based Paediatric Services to children and young people living in Aberdeenshire. The post holder will visit Orkney 3 times a year to deliver Community Child Health Clinics. Opportunities exist to access additional training and also to develop special interest within the department.

The post offers exciting opportunities to work within Child Development and Neurodisability Services, delivered in community settings, whilst based within the Community Child Health Department at Royal Aberdeen Children’s Hospital.  The department are an integral part of Combined Child Health and strong links exist with general Paediatric departments, CAMHS and other Paediatric specialties based in the hospital.

Full registration with a licence to practise with the GMC is required. For more information visit

Applicants must hold the MRCP or MRCPCH.  Those trained in the UK should have evidence of higher specialist training leading to CCT or be within 6 months of confirmed entry from date of interview or eligibility for specialist registration (CESR).

Please contact us to find out more. We would be pleased to organise visits for interested applicants.

Further information is available from:

Dr Ai Lin Lee, Consultant Paediatrician Community Child Health or Dr M Cochrane, Unit Clinical Director on (01224) 551706.

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Closing date:  Sunday, 20 October 2019.