Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

Oldham, Greater Manchester
£76,761 to £103,490
02 Jul 2018
28 Jul 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

The Royal Oldham Hospital

Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with an interest in Benign Abdominal surgery

Our new Northern Care Alliance NHS Group unites five local hospitals to deliver high quality care across the North East of Greater Manchester.

The Alliance provides the benefits of scale but delivers this locally through multiple hospital sites which make up four new Care Organisations – Bury/Rochdale, North Manchester, Oldham and Salford. Using our mantra of ‘Saving lives, Improving lives’, the aim is for our Care Organisations to work closely with the communities they serve to deliver safe, high quality and reliable care, which are trusted, connected and pioneering.

Our Care Organisations are designed to operate within our group arrangement of hospitals, community and healthcare services which bring together over 17,000 staff and the services of The Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust and Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust. Our size and geographical reach means we are creating an environment each individual will be inspired and empowered by to be the best they can be. This is a really exciting time to join our new team.

Applications are invited for a substantive Consultant to join the friendly, well organised O&G Department at the Royal Oldham Hospital Care Organisation (ROH) part the Northern Care Alliance. Acute general hospital services are provided for the population of the North East of Greater Manchester and it handles over 5,000 deliveries per year.

The post is an excellent opportunity for an applicant with an interest in benign abdominal gynaecology. You will have obstetrics resident night duty responsibility at the Royal Oldham Hospital as part of the 1:10 model, the rota is supported by an O&G non-resident rota.

The post has identified time for continuing professional development and supporting professional activities.

Applicants must have full GMC registration with valid license to practice and be on the Specialist Register or eligible for entry within 6 months of the date of AAC and will have MRCOG or equivalent appropriate specialist qualification.

Prospective applicants are encouraged to visit the Trust and meet members of the clinical and management team and other senior members of staff. Appointments can be made for a visit at any point prior to the date of interview.

All Trust locations are within easy reach of Manchester City Centre which offers a plethora of leisure and social opportunities.

For further details/informal visits contact: Dr Morag Preston, Clinical Director Obstetrics & Gynaecology, tel: 0161 778 3862, email: or Dr Gaity Ahmad, Consultant and Rota master, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, tel: 0161 627 8161, email: or Jane Bryan, Directorate Manager, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, tel: 0161 604 5272/07977 206850, email:

Applications can be submitted by clicking the apply button.

All communication to applicants will be via the email address provided on your application form and all further correspondence will be through email, therefore please ensure that you regularly check your emails after the closing date for the post.

Closing Date: Saturday 28 July 2018.
Interview Date: TBC.

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