Consultant in Upper Gastro-intestinal Surgery

Location
Cardiff, Cardiff (Caerdydd)
Posted
19 Jun 2018
Closes
16 Jul 2018
Ref
001-MP117.18
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Gastroenterology
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Applications are invited for the post of Consultant in Upper Gastro-intestinal Surgery based at University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff.

This post will provide a fifth surgeon to support and develop the Oesophago-Gastric Unit within Cardiff and Vale University Health Board.

The Oesophago-Gastric Unit serves a population of 1.4 million in South Wales as a tertiary centre for re-sectional upper gastro-intestinal surgery.

Patients are all assessed by a full multi-disciplinary team with weekly MDT meetings at Velindre Hospital and all in-patient surgery being carried out at University Hospital of Wales.

The on-call commitments for this position are 1 in 8 week-days and 1 in 16 nights and weekend days.

Applicants should either be on the Specialist Register or be a Specialist Registrar within six months of their expected date of receipt of a CCT / CESR(CP) at the time of interview.

Broad experience of minimally invasive re-sectional practice would be an advantage together with an interest in day case and short stay complex upper gastrointestinal work.

For further information, please click the apply button. Attached below is a job description which also can be downloaded. Closing Date: Monday, 16th July 2018.