Consultant Breast Surgeon
Integrated Breast Service - Surgery & Anaesthesia CBU
We are seeking an enthusiastic, highly motivated and experienced Breast Consultant to join our busy Integrated Breast Service which provides comprehensive screen detected and symptomatic breast cancer diagnostic and reconstructive services.
The post attracts 10 PA's and there will be no on call commitments.
You should be a fully trained, highly experienced Breast Surgeon, with excellent interpersonal skills (Oncoplastic training and experience an advantage).
You will be part of a team where everyone’s contribution is valued and you will be supported in your personal and professional development.
The state of the art purpose unit at Kettering General Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is home to the Integrated Breast Service Team serving a population of 360,000. .
As Affiliated Teaching Hospital with 600 beds, The hospital has embarked on a programme of progressive development and innovation, including a £30m extension to the main hospital block (Foundation Wing) housing the coronary care unit, 16 bedded state of the art Intensive Care Unit and Paediatric/Adolescent unit.
The area is largely rural, providing a housing market which remains very competitively priced and offers a number of market towns and many charming villages, all within easy reach of major cities. There is excellent educational provision in the area, both state and public and sports, leisure and recreational facilities to meet the needs of the whole family.
The post you are applying for will be subject to a Disclosure Barring Service Check that is satisfactory and all other pre-employment checks that are required by the Trust.
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Closing Date: 02 September 2018
Applications will be transferred to TRAC system, by completing an application your are giving authorisation for the transfer of your data.
Correspondence regarding your application will be sent to you via a TRAC system account.
Please submit your application as soon as possible; due to the high volumes of applications we receive and we reserve the right to close any adverts before the closing date once we have received sufficient applications.
We are an equal opportunities employer, which aims to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons from all backgrounds.
We welcome applications from members of our black and minority ethnic (BME) communities, especially in relation to senior posts within at KGH. As KGH has identified that it needs more BME representation in band 7 and above roles.
Applicants who have a disability and meet the essential criteria for the job will be interviewed if you indicate you wish to be considered under the Guaranteed Interview Scheme. If you require a reasonable adjustment at any stage of the recruitment process please make the recruitment services team aware as soon as possible.
Appointments will be made on merit.
In submitting an application form, you authorise Kettering General Hospital (KGH) NHS Foundation Trust to confirm any previous NHS service details via the Electronic Staff Record (ESR) Inter Authority Transfer (IAT) process. Including factual reference, occupational health clearance and statutory and mandatory training record.
If you need to have a Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) check, as a requirement of the role, you will be required to repay the cost of obtaining a DBS check (£50) and this amount will be reclaimed from your first salary. It is also recommended that following your DBS check you subscribe to the DBS update service.
Please note that news starters with KGH are subject to a six month probationary period.
Disclosure and Barring Service Check
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.
Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.