Paediatric Trust Middle Grade Doctor

NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor

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NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor
Fixed term
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£37,923- £70,718
26/02/2018 23:59

Walsall Healthcare NHS Trust provides integrated acute and community Healthcare in the West Midlands serving a population of 260,000 residents. Walsall Manor Hospital houses the full range of district general hospital services. The £170 million development was completed in 2010 and we are continually upgrading. Construction of the new integrated critical care unit has commenced and is due to be completed 2017, and plans to extend the neonatal unit are underway.

We provide high quality, friendly and effective community health services from multiple sites covering Walsall. Our multidisciplinary services include rapid response and homebased care, so that those with long term conditions and the frail elderly can remain in their own homes.

We are recommended by colleagues as a place to work which is supported by the trusts promises to work as part of a team, be supported to maintain high standards and appreciate every individual. We are committed to investing in our workforce by recruiting to Nursing, Midwifery, Allied Health Professional and HealthCare Science vacancies.


We have already made substantial progress following our CQC visit and this has been recognised by NHS Improvement. We are committed to delivering high quality care in our wards and services and as part of our improvement plans.


We are seeking to appoint a full time Trust Middle Doctor to work in the department of Paediatrics to commence as soon as possible.  The appointable candidate will be working 10 Programmed Activities per week basic with additional Programmed activities for on call commitment.

Ability to demonstrate relevant experience and qualifications to undertake middle grade duties including 2nd on-call duties Two years training in Paediatrics to include Neonatal experience

Ability to undertake full range of Paediatric practical procedures and conventional and patient triggered ventilation (e.g. IV Cannulation, UVC, UVA, long lines) .

This is a very supportive department and when appointed you will be allocated a consultant to support your professional development. Two of our speciality and trust grade doctors have successfully applied for run-through training and been offered posts in the West Midlands deanery. A third has applied for Article 14 and is now working as a Locum Consultant in the department.

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.

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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

Informal enquiries are welcome.  Please contact Dr A Bhaduri Clinical Director on 01922 721172, extension 6538 or Dr Z Saleem on extension 7732.





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01922 721172 6591