Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon 

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
£76,001 to £102,465
03 Apr 2017
23 Apr 2017
318- MR31
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

The appointee will support and develop both elective and trauma or-thopaedic paediatric surgery. The post holder will work with colleagues to provide services across the county including out patient clinics and emergency referrals. Surgery will be carried out at Gloucestershire Royal Hospital. There will be links to Bristol children’s Hospital with a regular MDT.

The appointee should be an exceptional surgeon with a broad general training in trauma/orthopaedic surgery and specialist training in paediatric orthopaedic surgery.. The post will also include 1:12 on call for trauma, and elective paediatric orthopaedic sessions

Joining a wider community of 26 T & O surgeons in Gloucestershire, you will have a subspecialty interest complementing the current team and will ideally have done a recognised fellowship in the interest.  

Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Trust was formed in April 2002 and became a second wave Foundation Trust in July 2004. Gloucestershire is well known for its natural beauty, cultural and leisure activities. The county has many schools as well as colleges of higher education and its own university. There is good rail and road access to Bristol, Birmingham, South Wales and London.

Applicants should hold CCT or be within 6 months of CCT at the time of the Advisory Appointments Committee.

Whole-time, part-time or job share applicants welcome. Relocation expenses, flexible working arrangements and support with childcare are available. 

For an informal discussion please contact Mr Daniel Engelke, Specialty Director on 03004226735 and Mrs Deborah de Wit, General Manager Trauma & Orthopaedics on 03004225190.

To apply, please visit NHS Jobs (Job Ref 318- MR31).  You should also attach a CV to your online application form. 

Closing date:  23rd April 2017