Community Paediatrics Consultant

  • £93,666 - £126,281
  • North West
  • Fixed

BDI Resourcing are pleased to be working with this wonderful teaching hospital to recruit a consultant community pediatrician to join their supportive team. 

There is no on call component in this role, although there may be some responsibility for acute safeguarding assessments along with the wider team.

There is a dedicated leadership training programme in the trust for development of new consultant with strong ethos around coaching and mentoring.

Main Duties: 

You will be predominately responsible for community based paediatric care within the Blackpool area.

You will cover a catchment of schools within the local area. You’ll work with children in school age community clinics, as well accepting referrals from the neurodevelopmental team.

You’ll also attend the child developmental centre twice a week, contributing to the pre-school age service and therefore offering a varied clinical caseload as part of this exciting new opportunity.

Time is offered for patient related communication, discussion, and administration, as well as time for discussion panels and MDT. This will involve evaluation of a case load of new and follow up patients within a multidisciplinary fashion.

The Hospital:

This large teaching hospital has over 700 inpatients beds. It also serves as an educational hub for medical students hailing from various medical schools across the North West. Catering to the healthcare needs of approximately half a million individuals in the local region, the hospital offers a comprehensive array of acute clinical services. You'll encounter a wide range of medical cases and procedures, facilitating your professional growth. The clinical team at the hospital is truly global, comprising doctors and nurses from diverse cultural backgrounds. As an international medical graduate, you'll be embraced by the team as a valuable addition. Engaging in this international setting will enable you to glean insights from colleagues with a wide array of medical expertise and experiences.

The location:

Living in the North West as an international medical graduate (IMG) offers a lot of advantages. Renowned for its cultural diversity, the region embraces individuals from all backgrounds. The area also has an exceptionally low cost of living compared to other parts of England, making it an attractive choice, especially for doctors with families relying on a single income. Situated within an hour's reach of big cities like Liverpool and Manchester, there is a convenient access to transportation, cultural events, and entertainment opportunities. The town where you'll be based provides all the essential amenities, including cafes, restaurants, parks, beaches, supermarkets, and shopping centers, ensuring a comfortable lifestyle. Additionally, the proximity to the beautiful landscapes of the Lake District offers the perfect escape for weekends, with its picturesque scenery and charming towns just a short drive or train ride away. 


To apply for this position, you will need the following: 

  • GMC Registration
  • Full MRCPCH (or equivalent) 
  • Paediatrics experience in the UK 
  • Good communication skills 

How BDI Resourcing can support

When choosing to apply for your next role with BDI Resourcing, you’ll have the full support of an expert recruitment team who will assist, as standard, with:

  • CV Preparation using our recognised bespoke guidance
  • Application support with expert knowledge of specialisms, NHS and local support
  • Video based Interview Preparation using specific example questions according to job role
  • Contract and offer negotiations for salary, relocation packages, tenure and more

Once you have accepted your new role, you’ll then be met by one of our dedicated relocation executives who will guide you through all the way to starting to your new role including:

  • Document gathering and checking
  • COS and Visa Application support if applicable
  • Short- and long-term accommodation sourcing
  • Travel Arrangements
  • Family support for finding schools and any other aspects of pastoral care

How to Apply

To apply for this role, simply send your CV through to and one of our specialist medicine team can pick it up. If you have any questions or would like to know more, please email your queries through to the same address and one of our team will be in touch.  

Tom Jowett Executive Recruitment Consultant

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