Applications are invited for a full time or part time post of a Consultant in Emergency Medicine with Paediatric specialist training to lead the paediatric service working across the geographical areas of Blackpool Fylde & Wyre. This post is for a full time or 50% (0.5 WTE) part time consultant though interest in another specialty to make up to full time (1 WTE) is welcomed.
Appointment to this position would help to fulfill a planned increase in numbers to 13 Consultant WTEs. The successful candidate will join 12.5 Consultant Colleagues. The consultant team is supported by 12 ST3+ doctors, 6 GP trainees, 2 ACCS trainees, 5 FY2 trainees, 5 ST1 doctors and 6 FY1 trainees. There are also 2 Physician Associates, 2 Clinical Fellows ANPs and ENPs as well as a multi-professional team based in the purpose built Emergency Department.
The Emergency Department at Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is a high performing and forward-looking Department. The Department deals with approximately 86,000 new patients per annum and performs well with respect to the 4 hour standard. The adult : paediatric patient split was approximately 71,000 : 15,000. We are currently pursuing a quality agenda based around improving outcomes and reducing mortality in line with the College standards. In addition we are working closely with our host PCT to direct attendees with primary care problems to the adjoining Urgent Care Centre. The Emergency Department uses an electronic patient records system called Maxims.
Blackpool Victoria Hospital is an 849 bedded Hospital serving the three surrounding boroughs of Blackpool Fylde & Wyre. It has a population of 330,000 with some seasonal variation as Blackpool and the Fylde Coast attracts up to 16 million visitors a year. There are desirable residential areas throughout the Fylde Coast area and rural Wyre, with excellent schooling facilities within easy reach of the hospital.
Applicants must hold full registration with the GMC.
The role may also accompanied by an attractive relocation package.
|Location:||United Kingdom Lancashire Blackpool|
|Salary:||£77,913 - £105,042 pa GBP per year|
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.
Only direct applications will be considered.