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Speciality Doctor - Genito-Urinary Medicine

NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor

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Genito-Urinary Medicine
NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor
4 hour session (weekly)
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Ashton Community Care Centre Pointer Court Lancaster LA1 4JT
£37,923 - £70,718 pa
09/02/2018 23:59

Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is situated on the west coast of Lancashire, and offers a full range of district hospital services and community health services to a population of 1.6 million in Lancashire and South Cumbria.

The Trust provides services to the 440,000 residents of Blackpool, Fylde & Wyre and North Lancashire, as well as specialist tertiary care for Cardiac and Haematology services across the wider region.

We employ more than 6,500 staff, with a turnover in excess of £370m in 2014/2015 and have approximately 900 beds.

Our main activities are

  • Cardiovascular care at our Cardiac Centre.
  • Accident and Emergency at Blackpool Teaching Hospital
  • Community Midwifery and Women and Childrens Services.
  • Clinical research with an 80-strong team of nurses and doctors
  • Community nursing ans school nursing
  • Recovery and rehabilitation for a variety of conditions including brain injury, stroke and elderly care.
  • Sexual health and family planning services
  • Wellbeing and lifestyle including mental health services, heart health campaigns, and smoking cessation services.
  • End of life and palliative care.

Between April 1 2014 and March 31 2015 we treated 100,662 day cases and inpatients (elective and non-elective), 329,257 outpatients and had 83,303 A & E attendances. The total number of community contacts was 1,228,494.

The Trust houses a state of the art Simulation & Skills Facility that provides training for all grades of staff to improve the safety and quality of the service that we offer our patients.

We run a portfolio of in-house courses that can be accessed by all staff to enhance their professional development needs. The training is supported by the use of modern equipment including part task trainers for such skills as venupuncture and full body manikins for the practice of emergency drills.

An opportunity has arisen for a Doctor with a special interest in Genito-urinary medicine to join our team in North Lancashire for one clinical session per week.
The vacancy is for the Sexual Health clinic based at Ashton Community Care Centre Pointer Court Lancaster LA1 4JT

Ideally the post-holder will join the team to work the session every Monday (early evening). However for the right applicant the service is willing to be flexible and to times this session could be delivered.

The North Lancashire team operates as part of the wider Level 3 Lancashire 'All Age' Sexual Health service incorporating contraceptive services. This service is managed by Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.

The post-holder will be professionally/clinically responsible to the Trust’s Divisional Medical Director of Community Health Services The post holder will also relate to the service manager.

No smoking policyDefence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) - BronzeCommitted to disability confident

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

Dr Anne Greenwood - Clinical Director
Caroline Slaski - Team Leader
Annette Marchment. Senior administrator

All of the above may be contacted via sexual health admin on 0845 050 0015 (9.00am to 4.30pm)

or Annette Marchment on 01524 518967.

If you have problems applying, contact

01253 957015