CE020968 - Consultant Gastroenterologist with Interest in Nutrition
Location: Aberdeen Royal Infirmary AB25 2ZA Grade: Consultant
Category: Medical & Dental Salary: Consultant (£82,699 - £109,849)
Contract: Permanent Duration: Permanent
Region: Grampian Hours: 40 Hours per week
Job type: FullTime Date posted: 20 May 2020
Ref: 020968 Closing date: 21 Jun 2020
Medicine 4 NHSG ,Acute Medicine & USC NHSG
Become an important part of a large team, at the heart of delivering high quality, patient-centered care for the half-million people who live in Grampian, whilst enjoying the benefits and excellent resources from living in one of the UK's finest cities.
Applications are invited for the post of Consultant Gastroenterologist in the Department of Digestive Disorders, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary. A specialist interest in Clinical Nutrition and Functional Bowel Disorders is desirable. There is no commitment for General Medicine in this post.
Aberdeen Royal Infirmary is the major teaching hospital for the North of Scotland. The Department of Digestive Disorders provides tertiary services for the NHS Grampian Region and the Shetland and Orkney Islands.
The Department of Digestive Disorders offers a full range of Secondary and Tertiary Luminal Gastroenterology services including advanced IBD, Advanced Endoscopy, Hepatology and Nutrition Services. In patient care takes place in the Emergency Care Centre with a dedicated 29 bed Gastroenterology ward. Clinic and Endoscopy facilities have also been renovated in recent years to provide excellent facilities. A purpose built new Endoscopy Unit is due to be completed in the new Elective Care unit by 2021.
The unit has an active research programme working jointly with The University of Aberdeen. There are excellent post graduate educational facilities further enhanced by the Suttie Centre for medical education. The successful applicants would join a team of 13 NHS Consultants, and one Associate Specialist.
Aberdeen is well known for its superb quality of life and enjoys first class amenities, housing and schools. There are excellent connections with other British cities and the continent, flying time to London is one hour with more than 20 daily flights - and road and rail links to all points north and south are easily accessible. Aberdeenshire includes some of the most spectacular countryside in Europe with Royal Deeside and the Cairngorm Mountain National Park and a wide range of outdoor pursuits within easy reach or commute of the city.
Full registration with a license to practice with the GMC is required. For more information visit www.gmc-uk.org.
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).
For further information please contact Dr Ashis Mukhopadhya, Clinical Service Director, Gastroenterology [Click here to apply]
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NHS Grampian, which is one of the 10 principal Health Boards in Scotland, provides healthcare services to the north-east of the country, covering the local government areas administered by Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and Morayshire Councils. We employ around 17,000 staff who deliver our services to half a million people spread across 3,000 square miles of city, town, village and rural communities. We have extremely close links to the University of Aberdeen (with its internationally renowned Medical School and Dental School) and Robert Gordon University. These close links have made us a centre of pioneering medical research in a number of fields.
Aberdeen, as a major Scottish city, is where most of our hospitals are located. Elgin in Moray, is the site of Dr Gray's and the principal General hospital is in the west of Grampian. In addition, there are a further 14 Community Hospitals, situated in each of the main towns.
As an employer, we take great care to ensure that all staff have a safe, happy and professional environment in which to work. Clear policies, covering everything from Dignity at Work to Leave for Domestic, Personal and Family reasons - as well as a comprehensive Occupational Health Service - give our staff confidence and security. We are a listening, caring and people focused organisation. As a diverse and welcoming employer our employment practices are both flexible and family-friendly. In our approach we aim to be innovative and professional. We are proud of our heritage, proud of our area, history and traditions, and proud of the service we provide to the people of North-East Scotland.
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Westholme, Woodend Hospital, Queens Road, Aberdeen, AB15 6LS