Consultant Community Paediatrician

  • £82,096 - £110,683 per annum
  • North West
  • Permanent

The team are looking for an experienced pediatric consultant to contribute to the delivery of a quality service across an integrated acute and community role. This role is suited to someone with a proven track record in Neurodevelopment and Child Safeguarding assessment. The successful candidate will be part of a dedicated multidisciplinary team putting patient care at the forefront of the service.

Main Duties

As a Consultant Community Paediatrician, you will be expected to:

  • Supervise middle grade pediatricians and Specialist Practitioners in Child Development.
  • Conduct Monthly Neurodevelopment MDT meetings and video conferences.
  • Independently conduct Child development and Neuro-disability assessments.
  • Be involved in clinical audit for areas of interest and sub-specialist expertise.
  • Participate in teaching and training of junior staff and medical students where appropriate.  
  • There are no on call commitments in this role although you will be responsible for acute safeguarding assessments.
  • Attend an APLS/NLS course if not already trained.
  • Ensure delivery of a high-quality Paediatric service.

The Hospital

  • The post is based out of an Acute University Trust with 750+ beds. You will be based in a community clinic local to the Trust and expected to engage in visits to regional schools.
  • The Trust is one of only 2 in the NHS with a dedicated CESR lead and are committed to developing internationally trained doctors. As part of this commitment, Individuals going through CESR will get 6 workshops per year and 12 meetings per year.
  • The Trust core values focus on a People Centered, Positive and Compassionate service which reflects on the supportiveness of the team

The Location

  • The Trust is located in the northwest of England based in a quaint costal location.
  • The hospital is situated in a large urban town just over an hour from Manchester a major Metropolitan city in the UK.
  • There is access to major international airports, which means it is easy to travel and visit family in other countries.
  • This is an area with a low living cost and so is popular with larger families who want to find long-term living arrangements at a reasonable price.


The team are open to applicants from the UK or from overseas Pediatricians and will support you in settling into the new role.

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

  • GMC Registration with full MRCPCH.
  • Fantastic leadership skills and ability to lead a multidisciplinary team.
  • Demonstrable experience in Neuro-disability and child development assessments
  • Exceptional communication skills and professionalism.
  • Confident in decision making related to child safeguarding cases.
  • An in-depth knowledge of audit, quality improvement and clinical governance.

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.  

Salomé Salkind Recruitment Consultant

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