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2020-06-30 00:00:00

University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust, Consultant Occupational Health Physician

Main area: Occupational Health
Grade NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Contract: Permanent
Hours Full time: 10 PA's
Job ref: 188-MT0292-MEDICAL
Site: Southampton General Hospital
Town: Southampton
Salary: £79,860 - £107,668 per annum
Closing: 30/06/2020 23:59

University Hospital Southampton's large multidisciplinary occupational health and wellbeing service would like to welcome a new full-time Consultant Occupational Physician to their team.

They are planning for the future and looking to bring someone on board who will work towards taking on clinical leadership of Occupational Health in the not-too-distant future. You will work with their current Clinical Lead, who is well known within the field, to implement their OH strategy and respond to new developments.

Having won national awards for service innovation and quality improvement, University Hospital Southampton's team has a strong reputation. They have recently been named as Employee Wellbeing and Retention Employer of the year 2019 (Our Health Heroes Awards, sponsored by Skills for health and supported by NHS England, NHS Employers and Health Education England). This is a SEQOHS accredited service.

The work of the occupational health and wellbeing service is diverse and provides a full range of OH services to 11,500 Trust employees, 4,500 University employees, 4,000 healthcare students and a number of local employers through income-generating contracts.

The successful applicant would need to have a CCT in occupational medicine or be on the GMC’s Specialist Register. Alternatively, they will also consider candidates who are within six months of obtaining their CCT on the date of the AAC.

You will be: 

• Enthusiastic to continue the success of the team with innovative ideas

• A careful decision maker, always putting the patients first

• An excellent communicator

• Able to influence others positively and supportively

• Able to demonstrate leadership in a multi-professional environment

Although the advertised post is full-time, University Hospital Southampton may be able to accommodate a range of part-time options and they are also willing to discuss a degree of flexibility about location. Therefore they would actively encourage applicants who wish to work part-time, or for whom geography might be a barrier. A relocation package would be available for the successful candidate if required.

Individuals wishing to apply must be fully registered with the General Medical Council (GMC) and should be either already on or within 6 months of eligibility to be included on the specialist register of the GMC.

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The successful candidate will be employed under the terms and conditions of service for Consultants (England) 2003.

Interviews will be held on 23rd or 24th July.

Job Reference: MT0292 - This vacancy closes on or before: 30th June 2020

Closing Date: 2020-06-30 00:00:00