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Consultant Dermatologist

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

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NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Full time - 10 sessions per week
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Castle Hill Hospital
£88,364 - £119,133 per annum
06/10/2022 23:59

Job overview

We are looking for a Consultant Dermatologist to join our dynamic team as part of the Humberwide Dermatology Service based at Castle Hill Hospital


Provide a job plan flexible to your expertise and interests that allows you to flourish

Support your development by protecting time for study and professional development

Include you on our journey to continue to push boundaries by seeking new and innovative ways of giving the best possible care to our patients

Main duties of the job

From day one, you join a Trust that always looks out for you. A Trust that makes sure you feel an integral part of the team, and the NHS as a whole. A Trust that listens, learns and improves from feedback. Especially yours.


Within the Humber ICS region there is an exciting change to the way that the Dermatology service provision is provided to the local population. Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust and Northern Lincolnshire and Goole Hospitals Foundation NHS Trust have been working collaboratively to strengthen the Dermatology service with the aim of providing high-quality, equitable, safe and sustainable care across this large geographical area. The collective approach and substantial investment for the service provision across the Humber region, will support the service in delivering excellent standards of care. This role is an exciting opportunity for a Consultant Dermatologist to join the dynamic team who are central to implementing change within the service to ensure the foundations are laid for a thriving and successful Humberwide partnership for Dermatology services across the region

Working for our organisation

HUTH has two main sites: Hull Royal Infirmary and Castle Hill Hospital with an annual budget of approximately £500 million. The Trust employs around 11,000  staff and serves an extended population of 1.25 million, delivering a number of outpatient services from locations across the area.

The Trust’s secondary care service portfolio is comprehensive, covering the major medical and surgical specialties, routine and specialist diagnostic services and other clinical support services. These services are provided primarily to a catchment population of approximately 600,000 in the Hull and East Riding of Yorkshire area.

HUTH provides specialist and tertiary services to a population of 1.25 million extending from Scarborough in North Yorkshire to Grimsby and Scunthorpe in North East and North Lincolnshire respectively. 

Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust strongly encourages new starters to have the Covid-19 vaccine. However, it is not a mandatory requirement to work for us.

Detailed job description and main responsibilities

For further details with regard to this vacancy opportunity, please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification.

Person specification

Higher Qualification

Essential criteria
  • MRCP or equivalent qualification
  • Entry on Specialist Register CCST in Dermatology or within 6 months of interview date
Desirable criteria
  • Higher Medical Degree / MD or PhD

Relevant Experience

Essential criteria
  • Demonstrate competence at relevant level to take up Consultant post
Desirable criteria
  • Specialty interest
  • Experience in research

Clinical Skills

Essential criteria
  • Assessment of full range of dermatological conditions with knowledge of appropriate treatment and follow up
  • Minor dermatological surgery

Management Skills

Essential criteria
  • Ability to organise ward rounds/clinical/discharges
  • Time Management
Desirable criteria
  • Familiarity with IT

Audit Skills

Desirable criteria
  • To have completed a recent audit project
  • Participation in Regional Audits

Teaching Skills/ Publications

Essential criteria
  • Familiarity with recent important publications
Desirable criteria
  • Teaching SHO's, Nurses, GP's
  • Teaching Skills Course
  • Research Publications

Personal/Physical Skills

Essential criteria
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Conscientiousness
  • Ability to respond quickly to emergency calls
  • Ability to person the clinical skills as details above

Employer certification / accreditation badges

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 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

Dr Rubeena Zaman
Job title
Clinical Lead and Consultant Dermatologist
Telephone number
01482 623006