Locum Appointment for Service

NHS Ayrshire and Arran
14 Apr 2018
21 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Applications are invited for Locum Appointment for Service (LAS) - FTSTA1 / 2 equivalent within Emergency Medicine. There are 2 posts available based at University Hospital Ayr.

The Emergency Department saw 41300 patients in 2017 and is modern well equipped and has 24 hours a day 7 days a week Consultant and Middle Grade Doctor support. Our brand new department opened in February 2016 and the adjacent Combined Assessment Unit opened in June 2017 as part of NHS Ayrshire and Arran's Building for Better Care project.

The department has 24 hour middle and junior grade cover provided by a total training and non-consultant career grade establishment of 16. In addition the department is support by 5.6 Emergency Nurse Practitioners. Along with our first class Medical Education Centre we also provide extensive teaching and educational programmes within the department to support professional development at all grades.

The job will be based around a full shift pattern commencing as soon as possible on a whole-time or part-time basis.

Candidates shall hold Full GMC Registration with a current Licence to Practice and shall have at least 12 months experience in specialities relevant to Emergency Medicine. These posts are not recognised for training purposes though the successful candidate will be encouraged to make full use of the educational opportunities available including a regular consultant led teaching programme. National Terms and Conditions of Service apply.

Completed Application Forms (together with the names and current email addresses of 2 referees) should be submitted to no later than 11 May 2018. Please Quote Ref No: MD/692/17R2.

Job Packs including Job Description are available for download at . Details of all our Medical Posts can be found at . You can also obtain further information about the organisation from .

Please note that only those candidates shortlisted shall receive any further communication. We are in the process of amending the online application form. Please note that the current online application form requests that you supply information regarding sickness absence. Please do not complete this section as this information does not form part of the initial selection process.

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