Trauma & Orthopaedic Clinical Fellows (ST3+ or equivalent)

Guildford, Surrey
£30,605 to £48,123pa
10 May 2017
31 May 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Applications are invited for a Trauma & Orthopaedic Clinical Fellow (ST3+ or equivalent) in Trauma and Orthopaedics at the Royal Surrey County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Guildford. The role commences from Aug 2017 for a period of 6 months fixed term with a possibility to extend.

The Department, entirely sited at the Royal Surrey County Hospital, has two wards, Bramshott and Ewhurst Ward. Day Surgery is performed in a dedicated NHS facility within the confines of the Guildford Nuffield Hospital. Three operating theatres with laminar flow and a plaster room are dedicated to Orthopaedics and Trauma. The new Musculoskeletal (MSk) service, together with Orthopaedic and Fracture Clinics, are held in a self-contained outpatient unit in close proximity to A&E and the Radiology department.

The Royal Surrey County Hospital has the most active Minimal Access Therapy Training Unit in the UK in which Orthopaedics is taking an increasing role and courses are run in conjunction with the Royal College of Surgeons.

There are full supporting services in the departments of Physiotherapy and Occupational Therapy. The department of Orthopaedics has two Trauma Nurse Co-ordinators and an Elective Nurse Co-ordinator. Pre-assessment clinics for elective inpatients are held in the department.

The department is in the forefront of day case surgery and day surgery cases are pre-assessed in the Day Unit.

For an informal discussion please contact Mr Kerry Acton, Clinical Director for Trauma and Orthopaedics on 01483 571122 ext. 6333 or Kate Jardine, Specialty Manager for Trauma & Orthopaedics on ext. 2476.

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Closing date: Wednesday 31st May