Trust Speciality Registrar Cardiology


Posted: 2 weeks ago

Dorset County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

£48,075 + allowances

Fixed term (12 months)

Outstanding Hospital

We are the largest and most diverse employer in West Dorset with over 3,000 staff providing an acute hospital service to a population of over 250,000.

Our Mission is to provide outstanding care for people in ways which matter to them and to achieve this we ensure our values of Integrity, Respect, Teamwork and Excellence is at the core of everything we do.

We are a Trust that celebrates diversity and we are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We would welcome applications from people in all under-represented groups.

Oustanding Career

We are keen to recruit a full-time Trust Grade ST3+/Fellow to join our vibrant and innovative Cardiology Team at Dorset County Hospital.

This post will provide invaluable practical experience but will also provide you with the potential to further develop your CV for those aiming to enter Cardiology Higher Specialty Training. In addition to managing Cardiology in-patients and out-patients, you will have the opportunity to develop a broad range of clinical skills including diagnostic coronary angiography and much more.

The successful applicant would be expected to have completed Core Medical Training and hold MRCP (UK) or equivalent. Experience in Cardiology at core level is essential and experience in echocardiography would be an advantage.

The post will be a part of the acute/general medical StR tier at Dorset County Hospital, taking a share of the on call duties and gaining exposure to a wide range of medical conditions while being fully supported by a full junior and senior team. This will include full and equal access to supervision as well as internal educational and training opportunities and funded study leave.

This busy job provides excellent opportunity for clinical learning and development of skills. The successful candidate will be expected to deliver teaching to a cohort of junior doctors and to participate in quality improvement projects.



For further details / informal visits contact:

For further details / informal visits contact:

Candidates are welcome to visit the Hospitals by arrangement with Dr Tim Edwards or Dr Fraser Witherow. 01305 254394 or Zara Hines on 01305 255506.

Interview Arrangements
An interview date will be confirmed.
Interviews will be offered face to face & by Skype. Decisions to offer the job are typically made on the same day.





Please read the job description/person specification carefully to ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills and experience required

The closing date/interview date is subject to amendment; this vacancy may expire at short notice. All correspondence with applicants will be via email. If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks please contact us on to find out whether you have been shortlisted

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Closing Date: 14/06/2020

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