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  • Advert number: 299906-0
  • Posted Date: 05/04/12

SUFFOLK PRIMARY CARE TRUST
St Helens House, 571 Foxhall Road, Ipswich IP3 8LX
CONSULTANT
COMMUNITY PAEDIATRICS
£74,504 (Ten Programmed Activities (PAs))
Reference: 710-SCH-188-11
We are looking for a committed and enthusiastic Clinician to join the team of Paediatric Staff providing integrated Community Services to children and young people in East Suffolk. This is a full time, substantive Consultant post, which has been covered by a Locum in the last two years, and is one of a team of six Consultant Community Paediatricians (5.8 Whole Time Equivalent) in this locality, with a further four Consultant colleagues working in the west (3.75 Whole Time Equivalent).
 The postholder should have wide experience in all aspects of Community Paediatrics. The postholder will work within the Community Paediatric Team in the East Suffolk area, and oversee the caseload within a geographical cluster in line with the Children and Young People’s Plan (CYP). Experience in safeguarding is necessary, as the postholder will be required to participate in an on-call rota for safeguarding during working hours. There is currently no involvement in the emergency Out Of Hours Service. The postholder will also be required to support the Paediatric Community Audiology Pathways and develop this area of expertise.
 Applicants must be on the Specialist Register or within six months of attaining the Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) at the time of interview. Applicant are advised to apply via NHS Jobs: www.jobs.nhs.uk Reference: 710-SCH-188-11.
 For further information, either for informal discussion or to visit, please contact Mr. Nic Smith-Howell, telephone: 01449 776612 or one of the Consultant team at St Helen’s House, telephone: 01473 321211.
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