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Specialty Doctor (CESR) in Emergency medicine

Specialty Doctor

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Emergency Medicine
Specialty Doctor
Full Time
Job ref
£37,923 to £70,718
26/04/2018 23:59

Please note that contact with applicants will usually be by email, and so please check all of your mail folders regularly (unfortunately some providers filter our messages into junk mail folders).

Do you share our values? We’re looking for applications from people who:

- care about what they do
- respect and value others
- listen in order to improve
- always do what they can to be helpful

…to help make us a valued and trusted partner within our care system, that delivers safe effective care to our local population.


  • Are you looking to be part of an experienced and supportive MDT?
  • Do you relish in the pace and variation of Emergency Medicine?
  • Are you passionate in providing high quality emergency patient care?
  • Do you want a working environment that supports your clinical and academic development?

York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is delighted to offer Specialty Doctor opportunities in our Emergency Medicine Department at our York Hospital site.

This is an excellent opportunity to join an innovative department dedicated to providing high quality emergency patient care. You will broaden your clinical knowledge and experience exhilarating challenges. You will be part of an enthusiastic and motivated team who will support your clinical and personal development.

Candidates must have full registration with the General Medical Council; a minimum of four years’ postgraduate training (or the equivalent), two of which must be in a relevant specialty or have equivalent experience and competencies. Please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification for further information. We will work with you to create a mutually agreed job plan.


We are passionate about developing our workforce and are delighted to support our doctors in enhancing their professional development, including doctors who want to work towards gaining the Certificate of Eligibility for Specialist Registration (CESR) in Emergency Medicine.

We will support you in the training required to achieve your Specialist Registration via the CESR route. You will have a dedicated Clinical Supervisor who will guide you to achieve the competencies you require with a training plan tailored to your learning needs. You will undertake robust rotations in other departments including Anaesthetics, Acute Medicine, Intensive Care & Paediatrics to build your knowledge, skills and experience.

Want to know a little more? Please read the document attached which is written by one of our doctors who is currently completing their competency training in the Emergency Department.

Benefits of joining the Trust include:

  • In joining the Trust you will be eligible for a range of Staff Benefits including discounts in childcare, Travel/holidays, shopping and entertainment as well as the opportunity to join a range of travel schemes.
  • If you will be relocating to work with us we will support you with a generous relocation package of up to £8000
  • To continue your development we will provide you with a paid Study Leave allowance of 30 days over three years.
  • We have reintroduced the role of Associate Specialist at the Trust to support your development
  • We have signed the SAS Charter and increased both annual leave and SPA entitlement for SAS grades.
  • We are passionate about Research and have an active research department who are happy to discuss and explore opportunities with you.
  • We have strong links with Hull York Medical School and can further support your academic development and teaching opportunities.


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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.

Documents to download

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Further details / informal visits contact

We’d be happy to hear from you! Please contact our Emergency Department Clinical Director: Dr Stephen Lord (York) on 01904 724278 to discuss this opportunity further and arrange a department visit.

If you have problems applying, contact

01723 342451





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