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2 Vacancies: Combined Diving & Hyperbaric Medicine / Emergency Medicine
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Two 6 month junior / middle grade doctor posts available – one commencing Feb 2016, the other Aug 2016.   Roles include funded enrolment in Postgraduate Certificate in Remote Healthcare
 
DDRC Healthcare is a charity providing hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBO), training and research in Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine and associated fields. In conjunction withPlymouth Hospitals NHS Trust, we are looking to appoint two junior doctors for 6 month posts - one doctor to commence February 2016 and the other August 2016.
 
The post will be an average of 6 sessions per week at DDRC and 4 sessions per week in the Emergency Department. We are looking for Doctors with a minimum of 2 years experience post qualification. You must have full registration with the GMC or be eligible to become fully registered.
 
Derriford Hospital is adjacent to DDRC and is the largest teaching hospital in the southwest with a busy Emergency Department. DDRC provides HBO for elective and emergency patients for conditions including Decompression Illness, tissue damage secondary to radiotherapy and diabetic ulcers.
 
Training will be provided in Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine and successful candidates will be encouraged and funded to enrol in the Postgraduate Certificate in Remote Healthcarerun by the Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry.
 
There is no on call commitment for the diving aspect of this post however individuals will be encouraged to be involved in the management of diving accidents. The ED sessions may include some night shifts.
 
 
For application form and further information see Employment section www.ddrc.org
To discuss the job or to arrange a visit – please contact Dr Christine Penny - info@ddrc.org or 01752 209999
 
Closing date: 01.09.2015 (08.00) interview date: 11.09.2015

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