Consultant in Ophthalmology - with a Medical Retina and Vitreoretinal sub-specialist interest

Location
Harlesden, London (Greater)
Salary
£ 76,761- £103,490 per annum
Posted
10 Jul 2017
Closes
28 Jul 2017
Ref
337-MS-0146SS
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Ophthalmology
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

London North West Healthcare NHS Trust

Northwick Park, St Mark’s, Central Middlesex and Ealing Hospital

Full-time - 8 PA

Location: Central Middlesex Hospital

This is a consultant post attracting 8PAs. There is a current vacancy for a vitreoretinal consultant to provide support within a team of medical retina consultants managing patients with diabetic retinopathy and macular disease.

The post-holder will lead the vitreoretinal service and work with the current medical retina team to further develop the services. The medical retina service runs mainly with paramedical staff (optometrists, nurse practitioner and orthoptists). The service has accredited optometrists, a nurse practitioner and orthoptist with specialist interest who can both assess a patient with medical retina disease and administer intravitreal injections.

The post-holder will be expected to support the ancillary staff that works within the clinics.

There is a weekly laser and operating lists. The post-holder will be expected to be supervising junior doctors during these sessions.

For an informal discussion or further enquiries, please contact Ria Lane General Manager, Head and Neck & Breast at rialane@nhs.net

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Closing date: 28/07/2017

Interview date : TBC