Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon
Applications are invited for the post of Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon based at Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust. This is a replacement post and the new post holder will become part of a team of 6 consultant Breast Surgeons.
In addition we have a full time consultant Plastic surgeon with an interest in Breast Reconstruction. The post is mainly based at the Birmingham Treatment Centre (BTC) on the City Hospital site. There is a purpose built Breast Unit encompassing the Breast Screening Unit for the North West of the region.
There are excellent working relationships with consultant Radiologists and together we offer a one-stop facility for diagnosis including ultrasound, stereo and vacuum assisted biopsies. Most surgery is also carried out in the BTC in a predominantly day case ambulatory setting. We have an ethos of excellent team working and are looking for a candidate who will become part of the team.
The Trust is currently building the 670-bed Midlands Metropolitan Hospital which will bring all in-patient care at SWBH onto one site. Building commenced in 2016 with opening planned for 2021.
All new consultants join the Trusts well established New Consultants Leadership Programme.
Applicants must be on the GMC’s Specialist Register or within 6 months of gaining their CCT at the time of the interview. The appointee is required to have wide experience and training in Breast and Oncoplastic surgery.
The Trust offers a competitive relocation package.
Visits to the Trust and informal enquiries are welcomed. Please contact Mr Martin Sintler, Clinical Director for Surgery on 0121 507 4338.
To apply for this job please click the apply button. Closing Date: 19th July 2018. Interview Date: 16th August 2018.
Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust is committed to equality of opportunity and is a no smoking organisation.