Current Vacancies

Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinology

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

Main area
Diabetes and Endocrinology
Grade
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Contract
Permanent
Hours
10 Pa's
Job ref
234-MS910
Site
Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Town
Norwich
Salary
£76,761 - £103,490
Closing
25/05/2018 23:59

At NNUH it is our privilege to provide healthcare to over one million people across Norfolk and surrounding areas. Our vision is to ‘provide every patient with the care we want for those we love the most’, and if this inspires you and you share our values, we really want you to join our team. 

Our values support our vision and guide the behaviour of everything we do, these are:.

People-focused

We look after the needs of our patients, carers and colleagues, to provide a safe and caring experience for all.

Respect

We act with care, compassion and kindness and value others’ diverse needs.

Integrity

We take an honest, open and ethical approach to everything we do.

Dedication

We work as one team and support each other to maintain the highest professional standards.

Excellence

We continuously learn and improve to achieve the best outcomes for our patients and our hospital. 

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FULL TIME SUBSTANTIVE CONSULTANT POST IN GENERAL MEDICINE, DIABETES AND ENDOCRINOLOGY

Applications are invited for a consultant post in diabetes and endocrinology and general medicine. This is a full time substantive post, you will join a team of 10 Consultant colleagues and a full MDT in this University Teaching Hospital

The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS foundation Trust wishes to appoint a consultant physician in Diabetes & Endocrinology and general medicine to lead the development of a bespoke and dedicated specialist inpatient diabetes service across the entire adult inpatient bed base and to contribute to further expansion of the trust’s established and nationally recognized diabetes foot service.

This new post is underpinned by the recent development of and investment in a major inpatient diabetes business case. The successful candidate will lead the multidisciplinary in patient diabetes specialist team comprising other consultant colleagues, 4 DISNs and other PAMs to provide structured specialist input to the highest risk cohort of this population. The successful candidate will be encouraged and supported to develop this model into a national exemplar service. There will be ample opportunity for health service research, health economic research and audit outputs to be published and / or presented nationally and internationally. The successful candidate will also contribute to the diabetes foot service, general medical oncall rota and will be encouraged to develop or contribute to other specialist diabetes and endocrine clinical services.

The Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust provides a full range of acute clinical services through the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (1,000 beds) and Cromer and District Hospital, including more specialist services such as oncology and radiotherapy, neonatology, orthopaedics, plastic surgery, ophthalmology, rheumatology, paediatric medicine and surgery.

Our staff of over 7,000 treat more than one million patients; people from Norfolk, neighbouring counties and further afield. Our patients are referred to us by around 100 local GP practices but also from other acute hospitals and primary care trusts around the country. 

 

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

For informal enquiries please contact Professor Jeremy Turner, Service Director on 01603 288172

Please refer to the ‘Job Description’ link to the right of the page for the full specification of responsibilities and requirements for this post.

Closing date  25th May 2018

Please attach a short CV

The Advisory Appointment Committee will meet on Friday 22nd June 2018 at 13:00