Consultant Thoracic Surgeon
- Thoracic Surgery
- Full time - 10 sessions per week
- University Hospitals North Midlands
- £88,364 - £119,133 Per Annum
- 04/10/2022 23:59
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Important Information: University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust does not pay travel expenses for candidates attending interviews.
Consultant Thoracic Surgeon
Full Time – 10 sessions
University Hospital of North Midlands (UHNM) is looking to recruit a full time Locum Consultant Thoracic Surgeon. The successful candidates will join a dynamic group Cardiothoracic Surgeons. UHNM is a centre of excellence, a regional cancer centre and major trauma centre. There are two main hospital sites, the Royal Stoke University Hospital and County Hospital.
Main duties of the job
The Cardiothoracic Department has 8 WTE consultant posts, 9 Middle grade doctors and 6 doctors in training.
Working for our organisation
University Hospitals of North Midlands has two sites: Royal Stoke University Hospital, located in Stoke-on-Trent, and County Hospital, located in Stafford. From these hospitals we provide a full range of general acute hospital services for people living in and around Staffordshire and beyond. The Trust also provides specialised services for three million people in a wider area, including neighbouring counties and North Wales.
Our specialised services include cancer diagnosis and treatment, cardiothoracic surgery, neurosurgery, renal and dialysis services, neonatal intensive care and paediatric intensive care. We are recognised for our particular expertise in trauma, respiratory conditions, spinal surgery, upper gastro-intestinal surgery, complex orthopaedic surgery, laparoscopic surgery and the management of liver conditions. The Trust has some of the most modern operating theatres in Europe.
Flexible working requests will be considered.
Detailed job description and main responsibilities
The detailed job description and main responsibilities can be found within the job pack which is attached under supporting documents.
- Full GMC Registration
- Entry on Specialist Register in Cardiothoracic Surgery (or entry expected within 6 months via CCT from date of interview).
- FRCS (CTh) or equivalent
- MS, MD or PhD
Clinical Experience & Training
- Postgraduate qualification in medical education
- Experience of clinical supervision and mentorship
- Sub specialist training
Academic Achievements, Research, Publications
- Experience of conducting clinical audit.
- Experience of undergraduate teaching
- Peer reviewed publications
- Evidence of continuing research
Management and Administrative Experience:
- Evidence of leadership
- Evidence of implementing change within a department/service
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Documents to download
Further details / informal visits contact
- Mr Shilli Ghosh
- Job title
- Consultant Thoracic Surgeon
- Email address
- Telephone number
- 01782 675940
If you have problems applying, contact
2nd Floor, Springfield Building
Royal Stoke Hospital
Stoke On Trent