Consultant Ophthalmologist – Cornea and External Eye Diseases

Birmingham, West Midlands
02 Jul 2018
02 Aug 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for a substantive Consultant Ophthalmologist with a special interest in Cornea and External Eye Diseases.

This is a replacement post based at the Birmingham & Midland Eye Centre.

The successful candidate will join a team of 30 consultants including 4 consultants in Cornea and External Eye Diseases. The department has a busy corneal service with a dedicated ophthalmic inpatient ward. The corneal out-patient clinics are supported by optometry, specialised contact lens services and visual function department. The post-holder will be expected to provide the whole range of specialised corneal services including acute corneal services for the regional Ophthalmic A&E and high throughput cataract surgery. 

Applicants must be included on the GMC’s Specialist Register in Ophthalmology, or within 6 months of their expected date of receipt of a CCT, at the time of interview. 

For further information or to arrange an informal visit, please contact Mr A Aralikatti (Lead for Corneal Services), Professor S Shah or Miss S Rauz on 0121-507-6879. Shortlisted candidates should contact Clinical Director Ms Bushra Mushtaq (0121-507 6808) if they wish to discuss the post further. 

To apply for this job please click the apply button quoting job reference number 381-A-18-383619

Closing date: 2nd August 2018

Interview Date: 3rd September 2018
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