Fixed Term (9 Months) Rheumatology Consultant


30 Aug 2021 Permanent

£82,096 Pro Rata


The Position

Full Time (10 PA's) Consultant Rheumatologist

Main Duties and Responsibilities

1. The rheumatology team provide a service for Rheumatology. This includes all aspects of treatment and relevant management duties for the proper functioning of the department.

2. contributing to Continuing Medical Education and clinical governance initiatives.

3. Conducting all activities within the contracted level of service and operating plan for Rheumatology services.

4. Working in conjunction with clinical and professional colleagues to ensure that the productivity of staff within the specialty is maintained and job satisfaction is enhanced.

5. Participation in departmental management meetings.

6. Awareness of and compliance with all Trust infection prevention and control policies, to include hand hygiene, personal hygiene, environmental and food hygiene. Undertaking annual training/updates in infection prevention and control.

7. Accountability for implementation of the Code of Practice within the department/area of responsibility.

8. Preparation for and undertaking of protective interventions in a manner that is consistent with evidence based practice and maintaining patient safety.

9. General duty of care for the health, safety and well-being of yourself, work colleagues, visitors and patients within the hospital in addition to any specific risk management or clinical governance accountabilities associated with this post.

The Location

East of England (Commutable to London)

Essential Criteria

GMC Registration

MRCP or show evidence of equivalent training and experience

Entry onto the Specialist Register or a Specialist Registrar within 6 months of the award of their CCT in Rheumatology of the date of interview

Wide experience in Rheumatology

The Package

£82,096 10 PAs Pro Rata

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