Junior Clinical Fellow in Trauma & Orthopaedics

Isle of Man
£30,605 - £48,123 plus on call supplement of 2A (subject to change)
20 Sep 2017
20 Oct 2017
Career Level
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Noble's Hospital

Why you should join us in the Isle of Man ...

  • Relaxed way of life, friendly people and low crime rates
  • Enjoy an outdoor lifestyle – walking, diving, sailing, mountain biking and great beaches
  • Great environment to raise a family with high standards of pupil behaviour and an extensive range of extra-curricular activities
  • Short commutes with no traffic jams!
  • Low income tax rates, maximum rate is 20%
  • Over 100 flights a week to London, Dublin and regional airports
  • Mentorship from highly experienced Orthopaedic Consultants
  • Free on-site accommodation

The Noble’s Hospital team is looking to recruit a Junior Clinical Fellow in Trauma & Orthopaedics. The post is based at Noble’s Hospital which is a modern, bright hospital serving the acute healthcare needs of the Isle of Man. Like the UK NHS, the Isle of Man Health Service is free at the point of
delivery. The posts would be ideally suited to someone who has completed their foundation training but would like further experience in a small but supportive Trauma & Orthopaedics Department prior to committing to joining a specialty training programme.

The successful candidates will be working within one of four Trauma & Orthopaedic Consultant Teams, who have special interests in upper limb surgery, spinal surgery, arthroplasty, and lower limb surgery. The successful candidates will also experience management of major trauma associated with the island’s widespread motorsport culture – this is particularly concentrated during the TT fortnight in June followed by the Manx Grand Prix in August where several major traumas can be admitted each day requiring extensive stabilisation and intervention. Outside the motorsport season, the successful candidates will have ample time to develop core techniques within orthopaedic and trauma surgery, as well as undertake audit and other projects to improve their CV in preparation for core or
specialty training applications.

On call supplement is 2A (subject to change)

Noble’s Hospital operates a well-resourced education and training centre called Keyll Darree, which comprises lecture theatre, well stocked medical library, training facilities and a state of the art simulation lab which is operated by trained simulation practitioners. Frequent simulation based surgical training programmes are run from the lab as well as drills to practice emergency procedures.

The Isle of Man is a self-governing dependency within the British Isles. The Terms and Conditions of service are essentially the same as in the United Kingdom with enhancements such as automatic annual incremental pay rises.

For further information about living in the Isle of Man and the Island’s lifestyle visit www.locate.im

More details of the duties of the post can be obtained from Mr Ian Wright, Clinical Director of Orthopaedic Surgery on 01624 650000.

For information regarding Noble’s Hospital and the Isle of Man please contact Oliver Radford, Divisional Manager for Surgery, on (01624) 650141.

Interview expenses and a relocation package of up to £1,000 is available.

For more information and to apply for this position, please click the Apply button

Please note the closing date for applications is 20th October 2017.

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