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  • Advert number: 302639-0
  • Posted Date: 04/05/12
  • Closing Date: 06/06/12

Royal Brompton and Harefield
NHS Foundation Trust

Consultant Interventional Cardiologist

Harefield/Wycombe Hospitals
Joint Appointment

The Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust and the Wycombe Hospital Trust are seeking to appoint a Consultant Interventional Cardiologist with the potential for Honorary Senior Lecturer status in Imperial College School of Medicine.

You will be based for four and a half days per week at Harefield Hospital and one afternoon per week at Wycombe Hospital.

It is anticipated that the appointee will have expertise in coronary intervention and will take part in the on call rota for primary angioplasty for acute myocardial infarction at Harefield hospital.

The principal role of this post is to provide direct clinical care to both inpatients and out-patients to ensure that patients are provided with the highest possible standard of diagnosis, treatment and care in the most effective and timely way.

Opportunities for research exist and it is anticipated that the post holder will initiate, lead and co-ordinate activities within the field of interventional cardiology.

Applicants are required to have full GMC Registration, have specialist registration in cardiology with sub specialist interest in interventional Cardiology and MRCP or equivalent.

The post is covered by the Terms and Conditions of Service of Hospital Medical and Dental Staff (England and Wales 2003). The post is for 11 programmed activities and will be paid according to the current Consultant salary scale which is £74,504 to £100,446 per annum depending on seniority plus an on-call availability supplement and a London Weighting allowance.

You will be required to reside not more than 10 miles from Harefield Hospital, unless otherwise agreed with the Trust Board.

For further information please contact Dr Mark Mason, Chair of the Cardiology Working Group and Catheter Laboratory Director at Harefield or Dr Piers Clifford, Lead Cardiologist at Wycombe.

For an application form and job description, please visit NHS Jobs on or alternatively contact our Medical Recruitment Manager, Michael Park on 020 7351 8688 ( Candidates can also download the application form and job description from our website at Reference Number – 312-CON-CARD-HHWYC-0512.

We regret that we are unable to contact applicants who are not selected for an interview, therefore if you do not hear from us within three weeks after the closing date, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.

Shortlisting details and interview arrangements will be communicated via email therefore please ensure you check your email account regularly following the closing date. In addition the Trust will be requesting references via email so please ensure you include the email addresses and contact numbers for your referees to avoid delay in the recruitment process.

Closing date: 6 June 2012.

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