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Diabetes & Endocrinology
NHS Medical & Dental: Spec Reg
12 months Fixed Term
10 PA plus On Call
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East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust
Employer type
Conquest Hospital
St Leonards on Sea
£37,923 - £70,718 per annum
12/02/2018 23:59
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Specialty Doctor Diabetes & Endocrinology

NHS Medical & Dental: Spec Reg

East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust provides NHS hospital and community services throughout East Sussex. We provide our services at two district general hospitals, Conquest Hospital and Eastbourne District General Hospital, community hospitals in Bexhill, Crowborough, Lewes, Rye and Uckfield and a number of clinics and health centres, GP surgeries, schools and in people’s homes. 

The Trust is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to the improving working lives of all our staff. A wide range of staff benefits are available to staff and these include: staff development, pension scheme, on-site nurseries within the acute hospitals, access to sports and social clubs, staff restaurants, on-site accommodation, staff gymnasiums, squash and tennis court plus heated outdoor swimming pool (Eastbourne only), staff lottery.

Please download the Recruitment Information Leaflet for guidance on making a successful application


Specialty Doctor Diabetes & Endocrinology

We have an opportunity available within the department Diabetes and Endocrinology part of the Cardiovascular Medicine Clinical Unit based at Conquest Hospital.

The department of Diabetes and Endocrinology offers access to high quality training and exposure to a wide range of Specialist Services which the post holder will be encouraged to participate in and help develop further. For example, we contribute to the Regional Pituitary Service; hold regular Adrenal, Parathyroid, diabetes and thyroid multidisciplinary team meetings to enhance quality and safety. And also look after the inpatients under Endocrine team. There is a possibility of participating in General medical on rota ( 1 in 10 on call rota) with additional remuneration.

We have 2 Full time Diabetes and Endocrinology Consultants (Dr Dashora and Dr Sathis Kumar) supported by a middle grade Doctors. We have 1 WTE Endocrine Specialist Nurse, 6 WTE Diabetes Specialist Nurses, a diabetes dietician and a diabetes support worker. We are a forward thinking innovative team and look forward to your application.

These posts will allow successful candidates to develop their clinical skills and experience in a hospital with a track record of innovative service delivery, excellence in training and clinical research. Around 525,000 people live in East Sussex and we are one of the largest organisations in the county. We employ 6,519 dedicated staff with an annual turnover of £356million.

It is important that if you have been employed as a doctor by another organisation that you provide details of your most recent Designated Body and Responsible Officer together with contact details to the Chair of the interview panel.

We are committed to delivering equality of opportunity for all of our service users, and for our staff. Our aim is to create a workplace in which discrimination is outlawed, and staff and service users are equally valued and supported.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Dr U Dashora, Consultant Physician, Conquest Hospital Tel 01424 755255 ext 8185

If you have problems applying, contact

01323 417400 (3825)