About the Trust
North East Yorkshire Healthcare NHS Trust was established in April 1992. York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is a research active Trust and is committed to embedding clinical research into every practice. As a Trust we recruit approximately 4000 patients a year into clinical trials and there is currently research active at Scarborough Hospital in over 15 areas with 8 Research Nurses supporting activity.
The Yorkshire Coast area is a welcoming and scenic place to live and work. Highlights including the North York Moors National Park, picturesque seaside towns and the historic city of York. Transport links to London and the South East, and North East England and Scotland are good with York being on the East Coast mainline and close to major trunk roads. There is also easy access to Leeds and West Yorkshire by road and train
Fixed term - 12 month contract
PRINCIPAL DUTIES OF THE POST
The principle duty of this post is to provide a comprehensive clinical service to patients from and around Scarborough.
1. To, at all times, comply with the GMC requirements of Duties of a Doctor
2. To ensure that patient confidentiality is maintained at all times.
3. To undertake duties as defined within the job description in so far as practicable and in agreement with your clinical director.
4. To be responsible and managerially accountable for the reasonable and effective use of any Trust resources that you use and influence, and professionally accountable to the Medical Director.
5. On commencement to ensure personal attendance at the Trust’s Corporate Induction.
6. To participate in the Trust’s statutory and mandatory training programme
7. To be responsible for the clinical management of in and out patients under your care.
8. To comply with Trust policies and procedures where appropriate.
9. To ensure that all intellectual property rights of the Trust are observed.
This is a Trust Grade post in Cardiology, and would typically involve work on the CCU (coronary care unit), which is the core cardiology ward, attending Consultant ward rounds and CCU cover, as well as cross covering absence for colleagues within the Cardiology Department. There will be the opportunity to attend outpatient clinics supervised by one of the Consultants. There will be the opportunity for the post holder to undertake training in coronary angiography, pacing and various imaging modalities on the Scarborough site. The post holder will be expected to keep up to date with current knowledge and practice, and to attend clinical meetings within the department, and to participate in audit and mandatory training. The post holder will be required to deputise from time to time for absent colleagues, and to perform additional duties in occasional emergencies and unforeseen circumstances. The post holder will also be required to be available exceptionally for such irregular commitments outside normal rostered duties as are essential for continuity of patient care.
- MBChB or equivalent
- Full MRCP/FRCP
- GMC Registered
- Satisfatory completion of ST1-2
- 1-12 month previous experience in Cardiology department