Consultant Endocrinology and Diabetes

  • Permanent – full-time
  • Swindon

Website GWH_NHS Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Job summary

We are delighted to advertise a general Endocrinology and diabetes Consultant post with leadership in our inpatient Diabetes service. The post also includes 18-bed general medical ward cover for 4 weeks once every 4 months and GIM on call currently 1: 16 weekdays and approx. 1: 8 weekends. The leadership roles have dedicated additional SPA in the timetable.

We are a friendly department and would welcome any interested candidates to visit the Trust or to get in touch to ask any questions that you might have. The team are also open to discussing other sub-specialty interests you might like to explore in a potential job plan. To discuss the role or arrange a visit, please contact the clinical lead Dr Auditi Naziat on or via her secretary on 01793 605800.

The GWH is a clinical base for Kings College London, Bristol and Oxford Universities with a potential to be involved in teaching/supervising via the Undergraduate Academy.

Shortlisted candidates are encouraged to visit the Trust and meet senior members of staff and management teams. Details will be shared following shortlisting.

Main duties of the job

  • Multidisciplinary team working is key component of the working within the Trust and involves regular MDT discussions with colleagues
  • Providing evidence-based care for patients in a multidisciplinary setting.
  • Continuing responsibility for the care of patients in your charge, including all administrative duties associated with patient care
  • Development of sub-specialty interests that fit in with departmental needs and the strategic direction of the Trust.
  • Responsibilities for carrying out teaching, examination and accreditation duties are required, and for contributing to undergraduate and post-graduate and continuing medical education activity.
  • Provision of cover for Consultant colleagues’ periods of leave in accordance with arrangements agreed within Trust policy.
  • Participation in Quality Improvement and in continuing medical education.
  • Conducting suitable duties in cases of emergencies and unforeseen circumstances.
  • The post holder will participate in an out of hours consultant rota for unselected Medical take, detailed within the job plan section
  • Other general medical responsibilities by mutual agreement

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