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Consultant Paediatric Cardiologist - Fetal Cardiology/Cardiac Imaging

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

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Paediatric Cardiology
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Permanent: 10 PA's basic and 2 APA's
Full time: 12 PA's
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Southampton General Hospital
£79,860 - £107,668 per annum
31/05/2020 23:59

Applicants are invited for the post of consultant paediatric cardiologist at Southampton University Hospital NHS Trust. This is a full time substantive post. The successful applicant will have completed subspecialty training in fetal cardiology or cardiac imaging (CMR/CT).

The post holder will join a team of 7 paediatric cardiologists, 5 ACHD cardiologists and 3 congenital cardiac surgeons. The Congenital Cardiac Unit in Southampton is the level 1 lead centre for the Oxford-Southampton Congenital Cardiac ODN. All congenital services are offered in Southampton including fetal cardiology, congenital cardiac CMR/CT, cardiac catheterisation, all congenital cardiac surgery and all ACHD services.

 The department provides the full range of paediatric, neonatal and adult congenital cardiac interventions and surgical services to a region of approximately 5 million. All other major paediatric specialities are provided within the Southampton Children’s Hospital including paediatric intensive care, respiratory, ENT, ophthalmology, gastroenterology, urology, nephrology, neonatology, neurology, orthopaedics, paediatric and neonatal surgery, oncology and radiology. Our hospital also has the full range of adult services on the same site. UHSFT offers ample opportunities for undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and excellent facilities for research and clinical care.


Undertake the full range of general, specialist, elective and emergency duties of a consultant paediatric cardiologist

  • Perform specialist sessions in fetal cardiology or cardiac imaging (CMR/CT)
  • Support the development of excellent congenital cardiac services across the Oxford-Southampton Network
  • Perform duties in line with agreed job plan and support the education of junior staff

We are looking to appoint a well-motivated paediatric cardiologist with sub-specialty skills in fetal cardiology or cardiac imaging (CMR/CT). Our department has a culture of being open and supportive of its team members. We will be looking for someone who can complement this way of working. The department has a strong ethos in education and research and the successful applicant will be expected to contribute to this activity.

Individuals wishing to apply must be fully registered with the General Medical Council (GMC) and should be either already on or within 6 months of eligibility to be included on the specialist register of the GMC.

The successful candidate will be employed under the terms and conditions of service for Consultants (England) 2003. 

Job Reference: MT0267 - This vacancy closes on or before:  31st May 2020

If you’re interested in applying for this role, we’d encourage you to get in touch using the contact information at the bottom of this advert with any questions or if you would like to arrange an informal visit. Alternatively, if you’re ready to apply, please follow the link below to complete an application


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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 enquiries please contact – Dr Kevin Roman, Clinical Lead – Paediatric Cardiology, email:

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