Consultant Vascular Surgeon
We are very pleased to advertise an opportunity for a Consultant in Vascular Surgery. This is a whole time post based in Aberdeen Royal Infirmary in the North East of Scotland.
The successful applicant will have Endovascular expertise in order to work with two other Consultant Vascular Surgeons to utilise four newly created sessions in the Interventional Radiology Suite, following significant investment by NHS Grampian in the Vascular Service.
It is expected that the appointee will undertake Peripheral Angiography, Angioplasty and Stenting and will contribute to the existing EVAR, FEVAR,
BEVAR & TEVAR programmes.
The Vascular Surgery team at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary comprises of
5 Consultant Vascular Surgeons, 2 Interventional Radiologists, 3 Vascular Technologists and a dedicated Specialist Vascular Nurse. The department is supported by appropriate grades of Junior staff and has an established track record in education, training and research.
A networked Vascular MDT held jointly with the Vascular Service in Raigmore Hospital in Inverness will be commencing in the next 2 months.
NHS Grampian provides the perfect solution to all interests and lifestyles.
Aberdeen has a very buoyant economy and offers all the attractions of any major city. Aberdeenshire boasts many picturesque towns and villages within easy commuting distance and provides access to a large range of outdoor pursuits including skiing.
There are excellent transport links with Glasgow and Edinburgh easily accessed by train and Aberdeen airport has multiple flights to London daily and other destinations across Europe. Assistance with relocation may be available.
Full registration with a licence to practise with the GMC is required.
For more information visit: www.gmc-uk.org
Those trained in the UK should have evidence of higher specialist training leading to CCT or be within 6 months of confirmed entry from date of interview or eligibility for specialist registration (CESR).
Potential applicants are encouraged to contact Mr Euan Munro, Clinical Lead on 01224 552281 for further information and an informal discussion regarding the post.
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Closing date 25th August 2017.