Current Vacancies

Consultant Nephrologist

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

Main area
Nephrology
Grade
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Contract
Permenant
Hours
10 PA's
Job ref
234-MS932
Site
Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital University Foundation Trust
Town
Norwich
Salary
£76,761 - £103,490
Closing
14/06/2018 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. 

Wish you were here..? Click here to find out more about our Hospital and what we have to offer


 

Renal Consultant

With a purpose built 36 bed super unit opening in November 2018, expansion to our services at Cromer Hospital and constant innovative advances in how we lead our home based care, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital is leading the way with patient led Renal care.  Now is the time to join us as we look to appoint into our newly created Consultant post.

The Nephrology service at NNUH covers a population of just over 850,000. The hub of the service is at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital with one satellite unit at Cromer Hospital in North Norfolk, allowing for holiday makers in the summer to continue to receive treatment. We also have very close links with the James Paget Hospital and its satellite dialysis unit in Gorleston.

Our services include

  • Home based, Consultant led dialysis care allowing patients to receive care in their own home . In addition we have facilities for out-patient training and clinics.
  • The acute nephrology service has its own dedicated renal ward. Acute dialysis can be provided 24 hours per day on the ward, and we also deliver non-haematological plasma exchange.
  • We have a Nurse Manager, A pre-dialysis Education Nurse, a Vascular Access Nurse, an Anemia Management Nurse and a Parenteral Iron Therapy Nurse.

Why NNUH?

Norwich, is home to our beautiful, purpose built, modern hospital which is the 6th largest Acute Trust in the UK. Located on the same site as Norwich Research Park and next to world renowned University of East Anglia (UEA), we are a teaching hospital with a strong focus around career development and lead the way with new and innovate services in many of our departments. 

In a recent survey, 97% of friends and family would recommend NNUH to a family member; this is a direct result of out 7,500 strong multi-disciplinary workforce working together in a constant effort to improve patient care.

Why Norwich?

In Norwich a staggering 77% of people say they love their job.   Although less than 2 hours from London and serviced by excellent transport links , Norwich is one of few UK cities that still retain a strong local identity and with that a strong sense of community – people walk down the street and say hello to each other, baristas remember our coffee order, you get to know about interesting local projects.

This strong sense of self along with excellent shopping, eating out, affordable house prices and excellent schooling is why Norwich has been ranked by the Guardian as the best city to work in.

 

Wish you were here?

So do we…..

Applications are invited for Consultant post in the Department of Nephrology at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital.  This is a new full-time post (10 PA) created in response to our exciting expansion plans.    

Part time applications will be given equal consideration

In return for your hard work we can offer a suite of benefits including

  • Relocation pay, leave and support
  • Generous annual leave entitlements
  • Excellent pension scheme
  • On site nursery
  • Variety of onsite restaurants, cafes and deli’s
  • Access to an excellent on site library
  • Dedicated workplace health and well-being services including sports clubs, counselling support and discounted complimentary therapy service.

 

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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 Dr Mark Andrews, Service Director on 01603 286659. To learn more about the Trust, please visit our web site.

We welcome all applications irrespective of age, disability, gender, sexual orientation, race or religion. 

To view further details and apply for this post please go to the NHS Jobs website vacancy reference number 234-MS932. Closing date for application is Thursday 14th June 2018.

The Advisory Appointment Committee will meet on Monday 16th July 2018.