Locum Consultant in Anaesthetics with major interest in ICU


8 Nov 2021 Permanent

£84,559 - £114,003


The Position

Locum Consultant in Anaesthetics with major interest in ICU

Applications are welcomed for a locum consultant post in Anaesthesia with major commitment to Intensive Care Medicine, in a trust with a wide case mix in a spectacular part of the UK. 

Please note: If you are not currently on the Specialist Register, the offer of appointment will be at Specialty Doctor or Associate Specialist level, with a view of going down the CESR route to get on the register.

The successful candidate will work approximately a 70:30 split of ICU and anaesthetic sessions and we would welcome specialist interests in either area. We are rated good in all CQC domains on both sites and with your help we can be outstanding! On call duties will be 1 in 9 nights on call for ICU. Daytime weekly working consists of a mix of intensive care and anaesthetic theatre sessions. Intensivists work 24 hours when on call and participate in a 1 in 10 ‘hot week’ Monday to Friday week as daytime continuity consultant. There is the expectation of at least 20 days per annum work at the ICU in WCH and attendance at the monthly ICU meetings incorporating governance, morbidity and mortality and education.

Health Service

We have one on the lowest ICU lengths of stay in the UK and manage two general intensive care units. The successful applicant will join a team of dedicated intensivists working in harmony to provide excellent patient care. Areas of special interests will be welcomed, both in anaesthesia& ICU.

The Location

North West England

Essential Criteria

FRCA/EDIAC/EDIC or equivalent

GMC registration with license to practice

Completed Higher Specialist Training in Anaesthetics or evidence of equivalent competency (approved by PMETB/GMC).

On the Specialist Register for the above, or be within 6 months of being admitted to the Register at the time of interview

Stage 1, intermediate ICM training or eligibility for affiliate fellowship or equivalent.

Completion of basic, intermediate and higher training in ICU as per RCOA modules, or equivalent

Evidence of recent and on-going CPD in intensive care

Desirable Criteria

CCT in intensive care medicine

FFICM and/or advanced level training in ICM

The Package

£84,559 - £114,003

Relocation assistance of up to £4,000 may be available for successful applicants moving to the region.

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