Locum Consultant Paediatrician

  • Job Reference: Arinder Cheema
  • Date Posted: 8 July 2022
  • Recruiter: A&E Agency
  • Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: £84,559 to £114,003
  • Sector: Paediatric
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Arinder Cheema
  • Email: arinder.cheema@accident-emergency.co.uk

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a dynamic and cohesive team for this NHS trust based in South East England.

This trust is looking to appoint a Locum General Paediatrician to join a team of 22 hospital based consultants as cover for long term sickness in one of the consultants.

The paediatric consultants are currently doing  a 1:12 general paediatric consultant rota and cover both general paediatrics and neonatology out of hours.

Duties of the posts

  • Weekly general paediatric out-patient clinics
  • Teaching and supervision of trainee paediatricians and  trainees
  • Teaching of medical students
  • Participation in audit/clinical governance
  • Participation in the administration and management of the department
  • Continuing Professional Development
  • Guideline development and audit



Essential criteria
  • Entry on Specialist Register (or entry expected within 6 months).
  • NHS experience 

Clinical Experience

Essential criteria
  • Clinical training and experience equivalent to that required for gaining UK CSST/CCT in paediatrics
  • Expertise and experience of child protection at specialist registrar level
  • Ability to take full and independent responsibility for clinical care of patients

International candidates are welcome to apply