Consultant Diabetes & Endocrinology

  • £93,666 - £126,281
  • East Midlands
  • Fixed

This opportunity comes from one of the largest and busiest Trusts in the NHS with an established international reputation for high quality patient care. The Diabetes and Endocrinology department are looking for a new Consultant to join their thriving team. You’ll be expected to support in-patients coming to the hospital with diabetic emergencies whilst also providing cover for the out-patient clinics in diabetes. You’ll be required to work 10PAs (40 hours) on a weekly basis: 4.5 PAs will be dedicated to clinics; 2 PAs (8 hours) will be spent working inpatient ward rounds; 1.5 for the on-call; 2 PAs will be given to SPA time. 

Main Duties: 

  • Independently conduct in-patient ward rounds for patients coming in to the hospital with diabetic/endocrine issues.
  • Work out-patient clinics for patients requiring ongoing care following discharge.
  • Participate in the consultant on-call for any diabetic/endocrine emergencies escalated by the Registrar.  
  • Take part in MDT meetings involving colleagues from other departments.
  • Make use of SPA time to ensure clinical skills and CPD are up-to-date. This time can also be used to engage in a preferred sub-specialty.
  • Take an active role in the education and management of the junior doctors within the team.

The Hospital:

The site you’ll be based on is a large teaching hospital staffed by an incredibly friendly and vibrant community. You’ll be welcomed with open arms here. The hospital pride themselves on the fantastic strides they’ve made building an international community at the Trust, so you’ll be well-supported upon arrival. As its a teaching hospital, you’ll be working alongside medical students from the local university medical school as well. Its an environment which encourages learning, for those doctors who are motivated by progression and development this Trust will prove an excellent choice.   

The location:

The East Midlands is one of the most popular places to live in the UK, its multicultural and comes with a low cost of living. 

The hospital is based in a large city but has countryside within 30 minutes, so you’ll have the choice of basing yourself in an urban or rural environment. You’ll have everything you need here, given its so multicultural you should be able to find people with similar backgrounds relatively easily too. The city is home to two thriving universities and a broad range of ‘Outstanding’ schools.

Being based in the East Midlands you are a short 2 hour train journey from central London and if you wanted to visit family who are living overseas then Birmingham International Airport is 60 minutes by road. There is also excellent transportation to the rest of the country and other cities (Bristol, Manchester, Leeds). 


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

  • Full MRCP or equivalent
  • GMC?
  • SCE?
  • Experience?

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 Senior Recruitment Consultant

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