Specialty Doctor in Paediatrics

Posted 18 September by NHS Business Services Authority

Job Title: Specialty Doctor

Department: Paediatrics

Location: Milton Keynes

Salary: £41,158 to £76,751per annum

Programmed Activities: 10

Additional Programmed Activities: 2 (The requirement for you to undertake additional Programmed Activities will be reviewed annually, this role currently attracts an additional 1.24APA)

We are looking for an enthusiastic Specialty Doctor to join our dynamic and forward thinking Children’s Services at Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, as part of on-going investment into the service.

You will join a busy, friendly and developing Children’s Services treating the children of Milton Keynes and surrounding areas.

This post typically involves working on a resident on call rota, so depending on agreement, this post would normally exceed the basic 10 PA full time contract.

The successful applicant will be expected to participate in teaching both under and postgraduate students associated with the University of Buckingham and will also be expected to support colleagues doing these activities as part of his or her arranged job plan.

Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, in partnership with the University of Buckingham, is a University Teaching Hospital. This allows us to attract, train and retain the best doctors.

The hospital is the premier teaching hospital for the newly created University of Buckingham Medical School. The first students graduated in 2019 and currently all years of medical students are being taught at the hospital. There are significant opportunities in the field of medical education both in the delivery and organisation of teaching. A teaching and research background would be highly advantageous when applying for this position.

We believe the continued growth of the hospital will allow us to expand and improve our services to offer the very best care to the people of Milton Keynes, and beyond.

Located just 50 miles north of London, Milton Keynes has excellent access to the capital whilst being centrally located for Oxford and Cambridge and having ease of access to the north. Lying in attractive countryside, Milton Keynes offers first class facilities for sport, theatre, music, shopping and dining.

Potential applicants are encouraged to visit the department should they wish.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 1st October 2020

Interview date: 14th October 2020, PM


We reserve the right to close posts early if we receive a sufficient volume of applications. Unfortunately only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

This post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

We are committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Milton Keynes is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Please note that full GMC registration and license to practice is an essential for this role. If you do not currently have GMC registration, but you are in the process of applying, please use the supporting information section of the application form to provide an update about the status of your GMC application. Candidates without GMC registration at the time of shortlisting will not be considered.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Dr Zuzanna Gawlowski, Consultant Paediatrician – Clinical Lead on

Reference: 40913471

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