Consultant in Opthalmology

Location
Boston, Lincolnshire
Posted
03 Apr 2017
Closes
24 Apr 2017
Ref
357-CPB-31-16
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Ophthalmology
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Pilgrim Hospital
Consultant in Opthalmology
with a Special Interest in Medical Retina / other sub-
speciality complimentary to the department Substantive, 
10 PA contract 5% on-call supplement £76,001 - £102,465 p.a.

This is a Pan Trust appointment, based mostly at Pilgrim Hospital, Boston.

You will be joining a team providing comprehensive Ophthalmology services, day-case surgery and out-patient clinics to the 750,000 strong population of Lincolnshire, across the county on 7 sites covered by the trust.

Following a recent extensive upgrading and modernisation the department is furnished with consulting rooms, a dedicated fields room, treatment room, 2 pre-assessment rooms, a minor operations room and an investigations/photography room in addition to a dedicated and well equipped operating theatre. The department has a range of general and special ophthalmic clinics as well as specialist Nurse led clinics.  Within the outpatient department, there is a fully staffed Orthoptic Department providing a range of services.

The Ophthalmology department has extensive facilities for teaching and training and has a commitment to undergraduate and postgraduate education, with close ties to the Medical Schools of the Universities of Nottingham and Leicester. The Trust also has close educational and research ties with the University of Lincoln.

Applicants should be fully registered with the UK GMC or be within 6 months of completion of CCT at the time of interview.

Visits to the Department & informal enquiries are welcome – please contact Mr Mohit Gupta, Clinical Director (mohit.gupta@ulh.nhs.uk telephone 01205-445160) or Paul Hogg Senior Business manager (paul.hogg@ulh.nhs.uk 01205-445838). 

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Closing date: 24/04/17