Please wait, loading

Specialty Doctor in Cardiology

NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor

Main area
NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor
Job ref
£39,060 to £72,840 depending on experience
24/02/2019 23:59

Please note that if you apply for a position with this Trust, you may be contacted via Trac or via email. This includes invites for job interviews. We therefore recommend that you regularly check your Trac Account and email accounts.

Please note that this job advert will close as soon as sufficient applications have been received. So if you are interested, please apply for this vacancy as soon as you can.


Specialty Doctor in Cardiology


The Specialty of Cardiology are seeking to appoint a Specialty Doctor at Southmead Hospital, North Bristol NHS Trust.  The payscale will be MC46, which ranges from £39,060 to £72,840 depending on experience.

This post will form part of the established and growing Cardiology team, which has seen recent investment to increase Consultant Cardiologists, Specialty Doctors and Clinical Nurse Specialists.

The Cardiology Specialty covers a range of services including the Cardiology Inpatient Ward with Coronary Care Unit; Ambulatory Medical Unit for front door assessment; Outpatient Services in areas such as Rapid Access Chest Pain and Heart Failure; Catheterization Laboratory; Cardiac Investigations Unit; Cardiac Rehabilitation; Cardiology Research and Audit.

We are seeking to appoint an experienced Specialty Doctor to enhance our services. You will be based in our state of the art hospital, which allows flexibility and scope for you to develop within the department. The Trust could not be better placed to boost your career with its teaching status and strong links to the University of Bristol and the University of the West of England.

You must hold full registration with the General Medical Council, and have completed at least four years full-time post-graduate training [or equivalent in part-time posts]. Two years will need to have been spent in a relevant specialty training programme, and you will have experience and familiarity of UK hospital practices and systems, or equivalent experience and competencies in these areas.  At least three years Cardiology experience and a strong interest in this field of Medicine is essential.

We are fortunate to be located to the north of a culturally rich city, with access to major routes, and various modes of transport including if you so wish, cycling, as Bristol was chosen as the first Cycling City in 2008 and has excellent facilities. Bristol City Centre is just 15 minutes away and has a fantastic array of shops, theatres and restaurants.

Closing Date: 24/02/19 

Please note, North Bristol NHS Trust does not pay for interview expenses. 

Late applications will not be accepted 



Apprenticeships logoNo smoking policyMindful employer.  Being positive about mental health.Age positiveDisability confident employer

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

To print a document or save it to your computer, please click with your right mouse button on the document title and select "Save Target As...". You can then save the document in a suitable place on your computer ready to print it out. Clicking with the left mouse button will open the document in a new window (if your web browser can do so).

Apply online now

Further details / informal visits contact

Please apply via the NHS Jobs website or to talk to us about joining our team, please contact:  

Dr Andrew Skyrme-Jones,

Cardiology Specialty Clinical Lead 

0117 414 0670

If you have problems applying, contact

0117 41 45990