Consultant Microbiologist for North Cumbria

Recruiter
ID Medical
Location
UK
Salary
£100,000 or more
Posted
11 Nov 2019
Closes
11 Dec 2019
Ref
1310390858
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Multi award-winning healthcare recruiter ID Medical is seeking a consultant to work in a Consultant Microbiologist placement at leading NHS trusts in North Cumbria. This role will provide a vital gateway to progress your career. The working environment delivers a fast-paced, progressive and rewarding experience. The atmosphere is an open and warm outlook with aims to improve learning.

Required Skills
  • Applicants will be encouraged to support the development of a joint microbiology and virology consultant team.
  • The virology service offers viral serology and PCR tests, it is a reference centre for Bird Breeders and Farmers Lung, and provides a number of tests to other Trusts within the UK and Ireland.
  • The immunology and virology laboratories are fully integrated with shared staff and platforms but with separate clinical leadership arrangements.
  • The infection control team includes five IPC Nurses and an IPC Matron.
  • They work as a team across both sites in conjunction with the DIPC and consultant microbiologists.
  • There is provision for remote access to Trust IT systems which allows off-site validation to results.
  • Working from home can be arranged on occasions with agreement from the Clinical Director.
  • The on call microbiologist is on-site on Saturday mornings for clinical validation and time off in lieu is given for this commitment.
  • Other on call including Sunday morning validation is usually provided remotely.
  • It is expected that the appointee will contribute equally to the out-of-hours-work and on-call rota.

All applicants must have experience working in UK hospitals and must be GMC registered.

The key benefits of working with ID Medical:
  • ID Medical School with CPD - accredited education programmes for medical professionals
  • Free BLS & PLS course
  • 24 hour support service
  • Discounted CPD accredited courses
  • Dedicated, experienced, supportive and friendly consultants
  • UK's leading Revalidation service for doctors, attested " Excellent " by NHS England

The ID Medical Refer & Earn scheme also allows you to earn extra money by referring friends, colleagues or family to us for a suitable medical solution.

About ID Medical

From its headquarters in Milton Keynes as well as its Central London office, award-winning ID Medical is the leading independent supplier of superior quality locum doctors, nurses, allied health professionals and primary care staff, supplying over 5 million hours to the NHS per annum. ID Medical was formed in 2002, holding preferred supplier contracts with more than 90% of NHS hospitals and private medical sector organisations. If you are looking for a rewarding career, join us at ID Medical and help us transform the lives of the people who use our service for the better.

The ID Medical Group is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons. Services offered are those of an Employment Agency and Employment Business. Applicants will be required to register with us.

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