Anaesthesia Clinical Fellow

Recruiter
North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Peterborough, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Sep 2019
Closes
29 Sep 2019
Ref
1269307628
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
There has never been a better time to join our Trust than now! We run three busy hospital sites at Peterborough, Huntingdon and Stamford and provide outpatient services in two community hospitals in Ely and Doddington. Our 6,000 staff serve a growing population of 750,000 across North Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire. Clinical Fellows in Anaesthesia Peterborough City Hospital North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust is currently one of the newest acute hospital trusts in England, formed on 1 April 2017. The Trust runs Peterborough City Hospital, Hinchingbrooke Hospital and Stamford & Rutland Hospital. Together they serve approximately 700,000 residents. Peterborough City Hospital is a purpose-built, state-of-the-art hospital that opened in 2010, offering a bright and spacious working environment with a comprehensive range of clinical services. The Department of Anaesthesia currently has 44 Consultants and the work undertaken includes all surgical specialities with the exception of cardio-thoracics and neurosurgery. The total workload comprises approximately 22,000 operations per annum. There are approx. 2500 emergency cases and 4000 obstetric deliveries. In addition there are both acute and chronic pain services within the department. The hospital has a 16 bedded Critical Care Unit, providing a flexible mix of level 2 and 3 bed capacity. The latest GMC ICM trainee survey ranked our unit as the best for trainees in the East of England. The posts are for a period of one year initially, renewable by mutual consent. You will work flexibly within the Department of Anaesthesia at PCH and provide on-call cover on a 1 in 8 rota. The On Call Anaesthesia Consultant is resident every day between 0800 and 2300 and the On Call Critical Care Consultant is resident between 0800 and 2200hrs. Further training and supervision will be provided as needed and required. This post is open to Anaesthesia trainees who hold the Royal College of Anaesthetists' (RCOA) Basic Level Training Certificate (or equivalent experience). Applicants also need to be competent in Critical Care and Obstetric Anaesthesia. Overseas applicants should demonstrate a breadth and depth of experience comparable to that obtainable in the United Kingdom, and for the same period of time. You will receive a minimum of four hours per week protected time (up to eight hours by agreement) to support your professional development. There are a variety of potential uses for this time including (but not limited to) quality improvement projects, management experience, research and audit, morbidity and mortality review, time in allied specialties and private study for post graduate exam revision. The department encourages those who may have finished their speciality training to apply. Peterborough is close to the charming and varied countryside of Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire and Rutland. It has excellent road transport links and is only a 50 minute train journey into Central London. As a larger organisation we have increased opportunities to enhance services, ensuring we provide the best patient experience and clinical outcomes. For our staff this means they can experience a wide and varied career within the one organisation. We offer a real commitment to supporting your career in an environment where your skills and ideas are valued, where you are supported in developing your full potential and where your individual contribution is recognised, respected and rewarded. If the post you have applied for requires a DBS check or you are an existing member of staff transferring to a role which require a DBS or higher level DBS than currently held, you will be charged for the cost of the check. This payment will be deducted from your first months salary. The cost of the check is currently £50 for an enhanced check and £31 for a standard check. For checks after 1st October this will reduce to £44 for an enhanced check and £27 for a standard check. We reserve the right to close adverts earlier than the closing date should we receive sufficient applications and so would urge you to submit your application as soon as possible. In submitting an application form, you authorise the Trust to confirm any previous NHS service details via the Inter Authority Transfer (IAT) process should you be appointed. This includes a check with the DBS Update Service where registered. Tier 2 applicants working in healthcare will need to provide a criminal record certificate for them and any dependants from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the 10 years prior to their application. Our employee benefits include: * excellent pension, maternity and sick pay schemes * access to in-house physiotherapy services * family friendly working patterns * subsidised restaurant & car parking * retail & leisure discounts Our Values - At the heart of all that we do We don't only recruit employees based on their qualifications and experience - we look for individuals

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