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LOCUM SPECIALTY DOCTOR - HAEMATOLOGY
Walsall Manor Hospital is looking to appoint a Locum Specialty Doctor to commence 10th September 2012 period of three months initially but may be extended. This post is to cover a vacancy that has arisen within the department that we are currently seeking to appoint substantively. The postholder will be required to work 10 PAs - 9.00am-5.00pm Monday to Friday.
This post designed to work in the department of Haematology for 10 sessions per week and undertake outpatient clinics and ward rounds. The post requires a highly motivated doctor and will complement the work of the existing Specialty Trainee and Foundation doctors to provide assessment, review and continuing care of patients. In addition the post holder will work closely with both Consultants in Haematology and the clinical Haematology team. There is a dedicated weekly Haematology Clinic staffed by two Consultants and a Specialty Doctor.
The successful candidate must possess a Basic Medical qualification (eg MBBS or equivalent) able to demonstrate relevant experience of qualification to undertake this middle grade position and resuscitation skills are essential. Possession of DGM/MRCP (or equivalent) is desirable as is the ability to undertake bone marrow aspirates and trephines.
Applicants should be aware that regardless of Country of Origin, their ability to communicate in written and spoken English to the standard required to carry out the post will be assessed during the selection process.
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 (RLMT). The UK Border Agency 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 UK Border Agency website.
To apply please visit our advert on line at www.jobs.nhs.uk to complete and submit an application form. Alternatively please contact the Medical Staffing Department on 01922 656265 to request an application pack. Please note that your application will not be considered for shortlisitng if you fail to provide an application form.
Candidates wishing to visit the department should contact Dr Tandons secretary on extension 6487.
Salary Scale: £844.80 per week for 10 PAS (equivalent £44,047 per annum)
Closing date: 17th July 2012
Interviews will take place week commencing 30th July 2012
Please review the attached Job description and person specification carefully before applying to ensure that you meet the essential job requirements.
We will communicate with you via email, therefore it is essential that you provide a valid email address and check you account regularly.
Referee email addresses should be provided on your application form.
Following the closing date, if you have not heard from us within 6 weeks you may assume your application has been unsuccessful.
We reserve the right to close this job early. Interested applicants are therefore advised to apply as early as possible.
If a large number of applicants meet the essential criteria then random selection will be applied.
We are committed to operating flexible working practices wherever possible and committed to equal opportunities.
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