Consultant Neurosurgeon

Cardiff, Cardiff (Caerdydd)
£74,393 to £96,583 pa
08 Jun 2017
05 Jul 2017
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for the post of Consultant Neurosurgeon with an interest in Vascular Neurosurgery and Traumatic Brain Injury to support both in-patient and outpatient services based at University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff.

The successful candidate will join a dynamic neurosurgical team consisting of nine Consultant Neurosurgeons and three Clinical Nurse Specialists. The neurosurgical team work closely with three Interventional Neuroradiologists and a dedicated Neurovascular Clinical Nurse Specialist.

The appointee will play a crucial part in taking forward the development of the neurovascular service in Cardiff.

There is an Academic Unit of Neurology within Cardiff University’s Department of Medicine with two Professors and two Senior Lecturers. A broad portfolio of research is undertaken including stem cell and neural transplantation, neurogenetics and neuroepidemiology. Close academic links are enjoyed with the University Schools of Biosciences and Psychological Medicine and Medical Genetics.

Cardiff and Vale UHB has a major R&D role and supports opportunities to develop clinical research studies including therapeutic trials. The UHB is recognised as a teaching centre of excellence in a wide range of clinical services.

Applicants should either be on the Specialist Register or be a Specialist Registrar within six months of their expected date of receipt of a CCT / CESR(CP) at the time of interview. Formal vascular fellowship experience of equivalent level of training is also required.

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Closing Date: Wednesday, 5th July 2017