Ophthalmology Fellow

Location
East Grinstead, West Sussex
Salary
£37,547 to £70,018 pa
Posted
03 May 2017
Closes
24 May 2017
Ref
276-1704-1796
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Ophthalmology
Career Level
Fellow
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Hours
Full Time

This is an exciting opportunity to spend a year working as a Corneal Fellow in our Corneo Plastic Unit at QVH to further develop and enhance your skills. The Corneal Fellow will participate in running service commitments at a senior level and with participation in research, audit and teaching. This is a great opportunity to broaden your experience whilst working in a friendly and supportive environment working alongside our ophthalmology consultants.

The Corneo Plastic Unit is recognised both regionally and nationally, for its excellent high quality service covering a range of elective conditions and the Fellow will participate in the diagnosis, management and follow-up of patients with all types of anterior segment diseases and will provide general ophthalmology and oculoplastics services, undertaking surgery on such cases both under supervision and independently.

Previous candidates have found the job very useful to increase their experience in the specialty, which has helped in applications for consultant posts. We have a proud heritage and are known throughout the world for pioneering new and innovative techniques and treatments. We are consistently rated by patients as one of the top hospitals in the country for quality of care, and have been rated 'excellent' by Monitor for financial management for the past five years.

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Applicants are reminded that under the Equality Act 2010, C.V.’s do not need to include details of age, disability, gender re assignment , marriage or civil partnership, maternity or pregnancy, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

Closing date for applications is Wednesday 24 May 2017.

Shortlisted candidates will be able to visit the Unit prior to the interviews which will be held on Thursday 29 June 2017.