Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust

Consultant Neuro-Vascular in the Department of Neurosurgery

Location
Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull
Posted
09 Oct 2017
Closes
31 Oct 2017
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Neurosurgery
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you keen to join a forward thinking and dynamic Neurosurgical team in the 2017 ‘City of Culture’ city of Hull? 

We are looking to recruit a Neuro-Vascular Skull base Consultant to join the Neurosurgery team. Currently the Neurosurgery department is one of the busiest Neurosurgery units providing spinal services as per the national Neurosurgery audit data.

The successful applicant will be required to support inpatient and outpatient Spinal services at the Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust. 

The post holder will play a critical role in delivering Spinal service for Hull, the Yorkshire & Humber region and North East Lincolnshire. The Service treats patients from Hull, Scarborough, Bridlington, York, Grimsby, Scunthorpe, Lincoln, Louth and Doncaster.

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 tertiary services extending to a catchment area of 1.2million. 

Hull achieved Major Trauma Centre status in 2013. With an annual budget of £481 million and employing over 8,000 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.

Hull is UK City of Culture for 2017. The region features a diverse coast-line ranging from award winning sandy beaches to dramatic cliffs. Inland you will find mile upon mile of green, unspoilt countryside and woodland that is perfect for walking, cycling or horse riding. There are numerous picture card villages providing delightful but affordable housing within 10 miles of the hospitals and city centre and a good selection of high achieving schools to choose from. Hull’s vision is to be one of the UK’s top 10 destinations for shopping, art, sport, leisure and most importantly.

For further details / informal visits contact:
For and informal discussion please contact Mr Achawal Consultant Neu-rosurgeon / Clinical Lead via switchboard on 01482 875875 or e-mail Shailendra.Achawal@hey.nhs.uk

To apply please click the apply button. You can also download a job description and person specification from the links below.

Informal visits are welcomed.