Consultant Endoscopist

Consultant Endoscopist - Portsmouth - 40 hrs - £90-110k basic + benefits inc £8k relocation

Rare opportunity for a Consultant Endoscopist to join a dedicated and professional multi-disciplinary medical team, working in a well-structured environment with fantastic facilities offering a good work / life balance

The role

As a highly credible and valued member of the team you will deliver high quality Endoscopy services in this start of the art community hospital.

This centre provides specialist care to the local community, offering day surgery and outpatients as well as diagnostic services.

With an impressive track record in patient care and a GOOD CQC rating, this centre is leading the way for private healthcare facilities within the region.

With the latest technology and modern, well-kept facilities as well as friendly and highly professional teams, this site offers an excellent working environment.

Reporting into the Medical Director, this is a senior and significant role within the centre.

Key Responsibilities

  • Delivery of upper and lower day case gastroenterology services (mostly carried out under local anaesthesia with or without sedation)

  • Responsible for delivering diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy procedures

  • Comply to British Society of Gastroenterologist guidelines and will participate in the collection and submission of Global Rating Scale and patient outcome data valid towards annual revalidation of Jag accreditation.

  • Assist with all incident and complaint root cause analysis reporting to the Medical Director and the Hospital Director.

  • Validation of discharge information and pathology results sent to the appropriate parties

Skills & Experience

Applicants will be required to demonstrate a high level of skill in the following areas: - Diagnostic Oesophago-Gastro-Duodenoscopy

Diagnostic Flexible Sigmoidoscopy

Diagnostic Colonoscopy

Expertise in therapeutic Colonoscopy in particular resection of colonic polyps

Safe sedation practice

Managing any complications of these procedures.

Competence will be judged against the current GRS standards as set out by the Joint Advisory Group (JAG).

You will be required to have a substantial independent experience of the procedures identified above.

To be considered for this post you will be expected to have an excellent clinical quality record and be able to demonstrate their ability to perform efficiently in theatre.


Relocation package of £8K (if moving over 200 miles)

Pension scheme

Full CSNT indemnity cover

10 days CPD with generous financial contribution.

If you're seeking an opportunity for improved work life balance, reduction in on-call commitments whilst still committing to deliver excellent patient care, then please do get in touch.

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