Staff specialist and consultant gastroenterologist

The position of consultant or staff specialist for the gastroenterology unit, Department of Internal Medicine 1, is to be filled as soon as possible as per agreement. We are looking for an internal medicine specialist, gastroenterologist.

About the position

You will join the department’s gastroenterological team, where specialists perform the following tasks at medical specialist level: ward rounds, outpatient clinic, day hospital and supervision.

Like all the other staff consultants, you will be expected to participate in the training of doctors in their specialist and introductory training programmes.

You will join the team of back-up on-call physicians at the place of employment: Slagelse Hospital. The backup on-call physician covers the internal medicine specialisations and serve the same function in the Emergency Admissions Unit and internal medicine inpatient wards. In addition to the back-up on-call physician (bagvagt), there is an on-duty first-call physician (forvagt) and an on-duty second-call physician (mellemvagt)

We offer

  • Good working and educational environment
  • Good medical environment in the fields of gastroenterology, hepatology and internal medicine
  • The possibility of participating in the department’s research tasks and/or conducting one’s own research
  • Well-functioning interdisciplinary cooperation
  • Dedicated colleagues
  • Short communication route to management
  • A growing emergency hospital
  • A department with great development potential in the internal medicine field and other sub-specialisations
  • The possibility of influencing the development of the gastroenterology specialist field

About Internal Medicine Department 1

Department of Internal Medicine 1 (pulmonary medicine, gastroenterology and rheumatology) values qualities such as professional expertise, initiative, a desire to cooperate across disciplines, training of future colleagues, loyalty and a willingness to delegate responsibility. Emphasis is also placed on the candidate’s ability to interact socially with the department’s team of doctors.

We expect you to be able to communicate expertly with patients, partners and colleagues.

We prioritise candidates who have skills and interest in working to achieve Region Zealand’s objectives and strategies and who will create awareness in relation to the new strategic areas of interest.

The department can offer cooperation on equal terms with good opportunities to make professional contacts at national and international levels through meetings and courses.

The department participates in the training of medical students from the University of Copenhagen via four clinical lectureships and a research lectureship.

Why choose Denmark

You will be a part of an informal and professional work environment and you will have the opportunity to influence how you would like your future in the department to plan out. The Danish work place culture is informal and has a flat hierarchy, a 37-hour working week and an attractive salary and pension scheme. In addition, Region Zealand offers a great range of leisure and accommodation facilities as well as good schools.

Benefits for you and your family if you choose a career at Region Zealand:

  • A professional and inspirational work environment
  • Opportunities for training and professional growth
  • Good research opportunities – national and international
  • Good quality of life for families

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