Foot & Ankle Lower Limb Consultant

Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
£76,761 to £103,490
01 Mar 2018
17 Mar 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

You are invited to apply for a Foot & Ankle Lower Limb Consultant in Trauma and Orthopaedics at Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

This is a new post offering 10 programmed activities. Additional programmed activities may be available upon agreement. 

The newly appointed Consultant will have a job plan based on 10 Programme Activities (PAs), plus 1:9 on-call. The draft plan for these 10 Programmed Activities are flexible to meet the ongoing demands of the service. Once we have the confirmed appointment, discussions on working timetable can be agreed.

The allocated PA’s will be formed by a flexible combination of elective operating lists, outpatient clinics, ward rounds, on call duties and SPA.

You will have a shared office and administration support, junior staff; include a middle grade and SHO equivalent.

Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, in partnership with the University of Buckingham, is a University Teaching Hospital. This allows us to attract, train and retain the best doctors and contribute towards the financial stability of the organisation.

This is also an important step towards establishing the trust as a world-class centre for teaching excellence. The new Medical School building opens this month which will also create exciting opportunities in the future for all staff in the fields of clinical research and education.  

This exciting new phase will include opportunities for undergraduate and post graduate teaching, enhanced research facilities. A teaching and research background would be highly advantageous when applying for this position. 

We believe the continued growth of the hospital will allow us to expand and improve our services to offer the very best care to the people of Milton Keynes, and beyond.

Located just 50 miles north of London, Milton Keynes has excellent access to the capital whilst being centrally located for Oxford and Cambridge and having ease of access to the north. Lying in attractive countryside, Milton Keynes offers first class facilities for sport, theatre, music, shopping and dining. 

For more information please contact: Mr Andrew James, Clinical Lead for Trauma and Orthopaedic CSU on 01908 996624, Dr Hamid Manji, Divisional Director for Surgery on 01908 997229.

To apply for this post and to see what we can offer you, please click the apply button and enter job reference number 430-MED4705S.

Closing date: 17 March 2018.