Consultant in Obstetrics (10PA's) - #48889
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Applications are invited for a substantive Consultant post in Obstetrics. These posts are designed to provide high-quality clinical care to patients attending our obstetric department.
Following our recent CQC visit these jobs are intended to improve the pathway for patients presenting particularly to the maternity triage areas and being admitted to the postnatal ward.
You will also be encouraged to have special interests in other areas for example: High risk pregnancy care, Obstetric scanning, perinatal mental health, Pre-term surveillance or Termination of pregnancy.
These posts are associated with out of hours work as part of a 1:17 on call cover over night and weekends, and applications are welcomed from those unable to work full time for personal reasons or those wishing to job-share.
You will be fully registered with the GMC and ideally have a CCT in Obstetrics and Gynaecology or be within six months of award of CCT at the time of interview.
As part of our commitment to supporting the medical workforce in the part they play in delivering an excellent caring service to patients. All newly appointed Consultants attend our five-day Consultant Development programme within a year of joining the Trust. Leadership is a key requirement of doctors’ professional work and this innovative programme is designed to support Consultants to hone the leadership and management skills they need to succeed at CUH.
The applicant must have demonstrable skills in listening, reading, writing and speaking in English that enable effective communication about medical topics with patients and colleagues, as set out in the GMC’s Good Medical Practice (2013).
Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.
From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement.
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