RAIGMORE HOSPITAL, INVERNESS
CONSULTANT in GENERAL INTERNAL MEDICINE (GIM)/ DIABETES AND ENDOCRINOLOGY (10 PA's)
The Department of Medicine is looking for a Consultant to join our enthusiastic, dynamic and forward thinking team and work with the existing consultants in continuing to provide a high quality GIM/Diabetes and Endocrine service for the Highlands.
The successful candidate will be expected to work within the diabetes multidisciplinary team, providing a wide range of diabetes and endocrine services and participate in the medical on call rota on a 1:16 basis.
Inverness is the Capital of the Highlands and enjoys a lifestyle and environment only dreamt of in other parts of the country. Raigmore Hospital is a modern well-equipped district general hospital with 454 beds, which serves a catchment area of almost 10,000 square miles covering the entire Scottish Highlands, and a catchment population of c 220,000 (320,000 for tertiary care). The Department of Medicine comprises 211 beds and is staffed by 41 consultant physicians encompassing all major specialties. The Acute Medical Assessment Unit (AMAU) in Raigmore is a well-designed and well-equipped unit, with 21 general beds, 3 rapid assessment/triage beds, 4 HDU (MSCU) beds and an immediately adjacent 6-bedded CCU.
The department of medicine also has a major undergraduate teaching commitment with the University of Aberdeen, whilst research support, with an extensive up-to-date library, is available on-site at the Centre for Health Sciences and Highlands & Islands Health Research Institute. Please see following link for further details http://www.centreforhealthscience.com/ The Highland Clinical Research Facility, raises the profile of the Highlands as a site for quality research.
Applicants should be able to demonstrate extensive experience in GIM and diabetes and endocrinology and should hold a CCT in GIM and Diabetes and Endocrinology, or an equivalent, or be within 6 months of obtaining this at time of interview, if still in training.
Informal enquiries should be made to Dr Peter Clarkson, Clinical Director, email@example.com, Prof Sandra MacRury, Clinical Lead firstname.lastname@example.org, Dr Satinder Bal, Consultant, email@example.com, or telephone 01463 704000
Job Packs are available electronically by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please refer to www.medicaljobs.scot.nhs.uk or www.jobs.scot.nhs.uk for the full details.
Please quote reference MS15/15/24
Closing date for completed applications: 31st August, 2015
Interviews are to be held - Beginning of November, 2015.