Consultant General Surgeon with an interest in Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery

Location
Lancashire
Salary
£76,761 to £103,490
Posted
15 May 2018
Closes
16 May 2018
Ref
435-MQ48-18
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
General surgery
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Applications are invited from suitably qualified individuals to apply for the post of Consultant Hepatopancreatobiliary/General Surgeon in the Department of General Surgery at East Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust. The post will be based at the Royal Blackburn and Burnley Teaching Hospitals.

This is a new post to create a team of 5 Consultants providing a tertiary HPB service to the population of Lancashire and S Cumbria. We are seeking a colleague who will complement the current members of the HPB team, help meet cancer and other targets for malignant and benign HPB work, and contribute to achieving targets for the general surgical workload.  Expertise in major liver, pancreatic and complex biliary surgery is essential, as well as experience in laparoscopic HPB surgery. 

There are opportunities for both teaching and research which are actively encouraged and supported.

The successful candidates must have completed Specialist Training and be entered on the Specialist Register of the GMC, or have a CCT date within 6 months of the interview.

For further information and arrangements to visit please contact:

Mr Lyndon Jones
Clinical Director for General Surgery 
01254 734120 (PA: Helen Thompson)

Mr David Chang
HPB Lead
01254 734019 (PA: Jane Metcalfe)

Mr Shahid Islam
Divisional Director for the Surgical Division
01254 734257 (PA: Mrs Carol Brennan)

Miss Nikita Pickard
Directorate Manager for General Surgery
01254 735151 (PA: Mrs Lynne Lofthouse)

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