Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon - Hand and Upper Limb Specialist

Oldham & Rochdale, Greater Manchester
£76,761 PA – £103,490 PA
28 Apr 2017
27 May 2017
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Enthusiastic and highly motivated clinicians are invited to submit an application for the vacant post of Substantive Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon with sub-speciality interest in Hand Surgery and Trauma.

You will be required to take an equal share in the Trauma service including routine trauma, paediatric and adult trauma. Trauma on call service is 1 in 12 for ROH/RI.

ROH is a Trauma unit.

This post provides an excellent opportunity for you to develop and compliment the existing Upper Limb service at Pennine with links to Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust.

The Pennine Acute Hospitals Trust serves the communities of North Manchester, Bury, Rochdale and Oldham, along with the surrounding towns and villages. This area is collectively known as the North-East sector of Greater Manchester and has a population of around 820,000.

It is a large Trust with a total operating budget of over half a billion pounds. Its main commissioners are NHS Bury, NHS Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale, NHS Oldham and NHS Manchester.

The Trust provides a range of elective emergency, district general services and some specialist services operating from four sites:

  • Fairfield General Hospital, Bury
  • North Manchester General Hospital
  • The Royal Oldham Hospital
  • Rochdale Infirmary

The Trust has placed its Mission Statement at the heart of all its objectives ‘To Provide the Very Best Care for Each Patient’.

All Trust locations are within easy reach of Manchester City Centre which offers a plethora of leisure and social opportunities.

Candidates should ideally hold FRCS(T&O) or equivalent, must be on the Specialist Register or within six months of achieving a CCT (or equivalent) at the date of interview.

For an informal visit or discussion please contact: Mr M A Bhutta, Clinical Director, on 0161 627 8502 or e-mail:

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Closing Date: Saturday 27th May 2017.

Interview Date: TBC.

We are an equal opportunities employer, positive about disabled people and a no smoking organisation.