Consultant Cardiologist (Imaging)

Consultant

Main area
Cardiology
Grade
Consultant
Contract
Permanent
Hours
10 PAs
Job ref
349-CON-310
Site
Manchester Royal Infirmary
Town
Manchester
Salary
£76,761 - £103,490 per annum
Closing
Today at 23:59

From 1st October 2017, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (CMFT) and the University Hospital of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust (UHSM) has joined together to create a new Foundation Trust which has been named Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust. 

Our new organisation will provide a single hospital service across the city of Manchester and in 12- 18 months will also include the services currently provided by North Manchester General Hospital.  These changes will make a real difference to the health outcomes and quality of life for the people of Manchester.  That’s why this really is an extremely exciting and challenging period in the delivery of health and social care in Greater Manchester and one that provides a wealth career opportunities for great people right across our Group. 

The Manchester Heart Centre is seeking to appoint two Consultant Cardiologists with interest in Cardiac Imagining to support the growing imaging demand within our specialised cardiology services.

These posts provide multi-modality imaging and the post-holder will be expected to contribute to a range of imaging modalities. Expertise in stress echocardiography, TOE and cardiac MR and CT would be particularly welcomed. Within CMR there are opportunities to work at both 1.5T and 3T. A significant component of the work in cardiac MR involves patients with adult congenital heart disease and experience in scanning and reporting in this area is desirable.

Day to day duties will include triage of scan requests, running and supervising scanning sessions, reporting of studies and staff training. The post holder would also be expected to support the surgical/cardiology MDT as well as specialist MDTs. Ample opportunities exist to support and develop research. In addition the post holder will share clinical responsibilities with Consultant colleagues and contribute to the consultant of the week ward based rota within the department.

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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 informal discussion and further information, please contact Dr Farzin Fath-Ordoubadi, Clinical Director, on 0161 276 5770 or farzin.fath-ordoubadi@cmft.nhs.uk or Dr Matthew Luckie, Consultant Cardiologist on 0161 276 3250 or matthew.luckie@cmft.nhs.uk.

If you have problems applying, contact

Human Resources Recruitment Department
Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust
Trust Headquarters
Cobbett House
Manchester
M13 9WL
Telephone
0161 276 4987