Consultant Ophthalmologist with an interest in Cornea and Anterior Segment

Location
Bournemouth, Dorset
Salary
£76,761 - £103,490
Posted
05 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Ref
153-M2495
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Ophthalmology
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Applications are invited for the appointment of a Consultant Ophthalmologist with a specialist interest in Cornea and Anterior segment conditions to join a team of 11 consultants,  two associate specialists, three Trust grade doctors and six trainees. 

The outpatient department is equipped with Zeiss Imaging with networked software, 2 OCT scanners, Argon, Yag, cyclodiode, SLT lasers and imminently a multispot laser. There is a separate eye emergency department (run as an Acute Referral Clinic), an orthoptic department with children’s waiting room, clean room for intravitreal injection and a minor operations room for local anaesthesia. There is also a daycase, 3-bedded paediatric and 16-bedded inpatient ward and a surgical unit with three dedicated eye theatres equipped with state of the art Alcon phacoemulsification machines.

Terms & Conditions - Consultants (England) 2003. This post is subject to a Criminal Records Disclosure. Applicants should have full GMC registration and be either on or eligible for inclusion on the GMC Specialist Register for Ophthalmology. Applicants who are within six months of obtaining their CCT on the date of the AAC may also apply. Job description pending College approval.

For enquiries regarding this post, please contact Miss Catherine Marsh, Clinical Director Ophthalmology on (01202) 704422 or Mrs Louise Dawson, Deputy General Manager Ophthalmology on (01202) 726051. For application form, job description and person specification please see NHS jobs. To apply online please click the apply button and search under Job Ref: 153-M2495. 

Closing date: 21 May 2017. Interview date: Thursday 6 July 2017.