Applications are invited for a Consultant Occupational Health Physician at Nottingham University Hospitals (NUH) NHS Trust.
The post will provide excellent experience across the range of Occupational Health Services in a friendly department in a busy, teaching hospital. The post will be based at the Queen’s Medical Centre Campus but will involve some travel to NHS and non-NHS customers around the East Midlands. The service has a wide range of public, charity and private customers covering a wide range of industries including manufacturing, retail and education. The service currently generates in excess of £1,000,000 income.
All candidates must hold full GMC registration and a licence to practise at the time of appointment, be on the specialist register for Occupational Medicine or within 6 months of CCT.
The role is to provide leadership and support to the SOM QAAS medical appraiser workforce, coordinating guidance, educational and benchmarking opportunities and performance review of the SOM QAAS medical appraisers. Working closely with the relevant SOM staff lead, the FOM revalidation team (as the designated body that most SOM QAAS appraisals are undertaken for), other designated bodies that use SOM QAAS appraisals and ISO 9001 independent quality assurers, the post holder will promote, support and facilitate the implementation of appraisal policies and processes in accordance with GMC guidance and national guidance that applies to the designated bodies for whom SOMQAAS provides appraisal (e.g. that provided by NHS England in the case of FOM and the GMC), and ensure a robust quality assurance process is implemented for medical appraisals.
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Please send your CV and cover letter to Nick.Pahl@som.org.uk by 31st July 2018.