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Consultant Radiologist

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

Main area
Radiology
Grade
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full time 10 PA's per week
Job ref
362-A-20-2485793
Site
Stepping Hill Hospital
Town
Stockport
Salary
£79,860 - £107,668 £79,860 - £107,668 per annum
Salary period
Yearly
Closing
14/08/2020 23:59
Interview date
26/08/2020

Stockport NHS Foundation Trust

There are lots of good reasons to choose to come and work at Stockport NHS Foundation Trust. A dynamic integrated Trust with integrity and vision. Exactly the same qualities you’ll see in yourself. Stockport NHS Foundation Trust aims to be the organisation of choice for patients and an employer of choice for staff. In order to continually improve all aspects of our patient experience, we rely upon having a highly skilled, motivated, diverse, productive and patient focused workforce.

Stockport Foundation Trust is one of four ‘specialist’ hospital sites in Greater Manchester. Being a ‘specialist’ hospital will enhance our general surgery, anaesthetics, critical care and emergency medicine for the benefit of people in Stockport, High Peak, Cheshire and across Greater Manchester.

Our values ‘Quality and Safety, Communication, Service’ are at the heart of everything we do and come from our ‘Your Health. Our Priority’ promise. Every day they drive the behaviour and actions for every person in our organisation.

In your application for this post, please describe how your experience and skills align with 'Our values-based behaviours' ( see additional documentation) and provide examples.

Coaching Academy 

Our coaching academy is a vehicle for developing a coaching culture throughout the Trust to help develop, engage, motivate and care for our staff to deliver better patient care. It will support us to consistently have a “culture of caring” which both our staff and patients will experience.

Greater Manchester Continuous Service Commitment

As well as recognising previous NHS service, Stockport NHS Foundation Trust is a member of the Greater Manchester Continuous Service Commitment. If you are currently employed by Greater Manchester Local Authority, Combined Authority, GMFRS, TfGM as well as other public service organisations, Stockport NHS Foundation Trust will recognise your previous service for sickness and maternity/paternity/adoption entitlement and also for annual leave purposes (providing there has been no break in service).  If you currently work for one of the above organisations and successfully apply for a post with Stockport NHS Foundation Trust, please ensure the Recruitment team are aware so that this service is reflected in your contract of employment.

Our Values:

Quality and Safety

We deliver safe, high quality and compassionate care.

We ensure a clean and safe environment for better care

Communication

We treat our patients, their families and our staff with dignity and respect.

We communicate with everyone in a clear and open way.

Service

We provide effective, efficient and innovative care.

We work in partnership with others, to deliver improved care, in the right place at the right time. 


 

Stockport NHS Foundation Trust is the DGH for the local population of Stockport including the High Peak and is one of two designated stroke units in Manchester working with Salford as the Stroke centre. The workload is a balance of DGH and some subspecialty diagnostics with a strong emphasis on cancer diagnostics. Our Colorectal Surgical department is a friendly department, with nationally benchmarked mortality rates and outcome performance that rank amongst top national providers.   The Trauma and Orthopaedics department is one of the largest departments in the region with a strong reputation, staffed by 18 orthopaedic surgeons including spinal surgeons.

Our Trust has also unveiled its strategic direction for the next 5 years, with emphasis on the development of diagnostics, so you will be joining us at a time of growth.

We will require expansion of our current team of 16 radiologists as we plan for our next 5-10 years, and are looking for Radiologists in the following subspecialties :-

Neuroradiology

Head and Neck

Paediatrics

Nuclear Medicine

GI +/-intervention

On-call is outsourced overnight after 8pm on weekdays, and after 3pm on weekends. Daytime weekend ultrasound is provided by an external agency.

Stockport lies in south Manchester and provides a diverse range of attractive places to live with extensive outdoor possibilities within the adjacent Peak District and Cheshire and easy access to the city centre with wide-ranging cultural and sporting opportunities. Manchester has a number of highly regarded schools both within the independent and state sectors.

 Informal visits are welcomed to meet the team.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and promote safeguarding by implementing the Trust’s policies and procedures, acting promptly on concerns, communicating effectively and sharing information appropriately.

If successful this vacancy will require an enhanced DBS check at a cost of £48.43. This cost will be deducted from your first Trust salary.

In addition to this it will be a condition of your employment that you will join the DBS update service and pay the annual subscription fee of £13.

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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

Chris Hooson

Radiology Operational Lead

Tel: 0161 419 5970

Christine.hooson@stockport.nhs.uk

 

Dr Loh

Consultant Radiologist

Tel: via secretaries on 0161 419 4229/30

Mong-Yang.loh@stockport.nhs.uk