Trust Grade Doctor (F2) - COTE

East Cheshire NHS Trust
Chester, UK
08 Nov 2019
08 Dec 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Whether you are just starting out in your career or are looking to use your skills and experience in a new role, East Cheshire NHS Trust is the right employer for you. An organisation with a real sense of community we actively support and develop our staff to ensure our patients receive the best quality care. Join our team and support our vision of delivering the right care first time, every time.

Are you a highly motivated and dynamic Junior Doctor looking for your next career move?

We are offering a good opportunity to undertake training in General Medicine with an interest in Rehabilitation / Care of the Elderly. The post is for 12 months initially with possible extension.

The successful candidate will take part on the acute medical rota. The post will be mainly based at Congleton War Memorial Hospital, a community hospital which offers rehabilitation for patients with a varied number of conditions (post - operative, following acute illness). On calls will be undertaken in Macclesfield District General Hospital.

We recognise that more and more junior doctors are taking time off before commencing Specialty Training to undertake Trust Grade posts. Below we have put together a wide range of options that you may just find attractive:-
  • You will be provided with an e-portfolio for the time you are in the Trust.
  • You will be allocated both an educational and clinical supervisor.
  • Up to 15 days study leave per year guaranteed.
  • Free in-house courses such as ILS / ALS
  • Time and opportunity to explore different specialties

These posts are Trust Grade posts and therefore not recognised for training. However they do provide valuable clinical exposure and a range of training opportunities

The basic salary for this role is outlined above based on a 40 hour working week. In addition, there will be enhancements for additional rostered hours (over 40), night rate hours and weekend working allowance in line with the relevant Nodal Point under the new Junior Doctor Contract 2016 pay scales. The value of the enhancement for the role can be provided upon request, however, this is subject to any future rota changes in line with service need.

This post is Fixed Term for 12 months

Hours per week: 40

Closing date: 28th October 2019

To keep up to date with all of our latest Recruitment activity here at East Cheshire NHS Trust, take a look at our Careers website with lots of information on how to join our team and Facebook and Twitter pages, links to which can be found on the right hand side:

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For further details / informal visits contact:

Karolina Stepien-Bialy, ( Email address removed )

Please read the guidance for applicants and completing the application form documents prior to completing your application form (documents are located to the right).

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome all applications irrespective of age, disability, gender, sexual orientation, race or religion. The Trust is a Disability Confident Leader and as such, applicants with disabilities will be offered an interview providing they meet the minimum criteria for the post (outlined in the Person Specification). In order to facilitate applications from all members of the community the Trust is able to offer services including Braille Applications and Interpreting Services.

The Trust may close any advertised post before the stated closing date. We recommend that you apply as soon as possible.

After applying via NHS Jobs, your submitted application will be imported into our preferred Third party recruitment system. All subsequent information regarding your application will be generated from You will not be able to track the progress of your application or receive messages through the NHS Jobs website, and furthermore, that as an employer, we will not be able to respond to any e-mails sent to us via the NHS Jobs website.

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If you have not heard from us within 3 weeks of the advert closing date, regretfully you should assume that your application has been unsuccessful.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Visas and Immigration department requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. 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.

Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks For Overseas Applicants

UK Registration

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