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Trainee Registrar Chemical Pathologist

Specialty Trainee (ST1/2)

Main area
Clinical Biochemistry and Metabolic Medicine
Specialty Trainee (ST1/2)
Fixed term
37.5 hours per week
Job ref
Oxford Road Campus
£30,605 - £40,491 per annum
13/12/2018 23:59

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the UK, employing over 20,000 staff.

We are responsible for running a family of nine hospitals across six separate sites, providing a wide range of services from comprehensive local general hospital care through to highly specialised regional and national services.

We are the main provider of hospital care to approximately 750,000 people in Manchester and Trafford and the single biggest provider of specialised services in the North West of England. We are also the lead provider for a significant number of specialised services including Breast Care, Vascular, Cardiac, Respiratory, Urology Cancer, Paediatrics, Women’s Services, Ophthalmology and Genomic Medicine.

Our vision is to improve the health and quality of life of our diverse population by building an organisation that:

  • Excels in quality, safety, patient experience, research, innovation and teaching
  • Attracts, develops and retains great people
  • Is recognised internationally as a leading healthcare provider

Locum Registrar in Clinical Biochemistry and Metabolic Medicine (2 posts: 1 Paediatric Biochemistry, 1 Adult Biochemistry)

Applications are invited for the post of locum medical registrar in Clinical Biochemistry and Metabolic Medicine. The posts are for six months initially (can be extended to a maximum of 12 months) to cover the vacant specialist registrar training post in the department. The post may be held either full-time or part-time. The posts are based within the Department of Clinical Biochemistry. previous applicants need not reapply.

One will be predominantly paediatric, supporting the Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital and involving activities in the Paediatric Metabolic Unit, Paediatric Endocrine, Paediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition and the Specialist Paediatric Section of the Biochemistry laboratory. You would need to possess MRCPCH for this post.

The other post will be predominantly supporting adult biochemistry, supporting the Metabolic Bone Disease Unit, the Lipid Clinic, Nutrition and the Specialist Sections of the Biochemistry laboratory.

Applicants should have a primary medical degree (MBBS) be fully registered with the GMC and possession of MRCP would be desirable. This is not a recognised training post, but training will be provided comparable to medical staff in training posts. The post will be ideal for gaining additional experience prior to applying for a Specialty post in Metabolic Medicine. Opportunities will be available for participation in departmental audits and research projects.

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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

For further information on the paediatric biochemistry post, please contact Dr C Chaloner or Mrs L Tetlow on Tel - 0161 701 5087.

For further information on the adult biochemistry post, please contact Dr Lance Sandle or Dr Michael France on Tel: 0161-276-4839.

If you have problems applying, contact

0161 276 6198