Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust

Consultant in Ophthamology (Oculplastic Surgery)

Kingston upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire
£76,761 - £103,490
06 Jul 2017
03 Aug 2017
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for the post of Consultant Ophthalmologist with a specialist interest in Oculoplastic Surgery with Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust.

The successful candidate will join an expanding Department of Ophthalmology, with 14 Ophthalmic consultants, covering a wide range of specialist interests. It is anticipated that the successful applicants will complement the existing Oculoplastic Service.

A good surgical background is a pre-requisite to the post and training in more complex cases will be afforded to the successful candidate. Full GMC registration is essential and membership in Ophthalmology part III or equivalent is desirable.

The successful candidate will work alongside a team of other trainees, sharing clinical duties and will take part in the on-call rota. In addition participation in regular Departmental and regional teaching is expected along with participation in clinical audit.

The Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust provides a comprehensive range of acute services from two hospital sites. We serve a local population of approximately 600,000 with some services aimed at an extended catchment area of 1.2 million people.

The trust now forms part of the Hull York Medical School with both the NHS sites and Universities of Hull and York. With an annual budget of £481 million and employing around 7000 staff we are committed to the continuous development of services for the benefit of patients and to providing a comprehensive service of the highest possible quality.

The successful potholders will be required to provide services over seven days.

Please include in the additional information section of the application form; the name of you current revalidation officer, their contact details and your date of revalidation.

For further information and informal discussions about the post, applicants are invited to contact Mr Colin Vize, Medical Director for Family and Women’s Health Group and Consultant Ophthalmologist on (01482) 605300.

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Closing Date: Thursday 3rd August 2017