Orthopaedics Consultant with an interest in Pelvic & Acetabula Surgery

Location
Plymouth, Devon
Salary
£76,761 to £103,490 pa
Posted
03 Sep 2018
Closes
16 Sep 2018
Ref
216-9787-TOC
Sector
Hospital
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are looking to appoint a substantive consultant within the Trauma, Orthopaedic & Rheumatology Service Line to begin as soon as possible. The post is for a consultant trauma surgeon with a subspecialist interest in Pelvic and Acetabula surgery.

The successful candidate will join an expanding team of 21 consultant orthopaedic surgeons with special interests in trauma, paediatrics, revision arthroplasty, shoulder and elbow, knee, foot and ankle, hand and wrist, spinal, and rheumatoid surgery. The successful candidate will be expected to embrace our team working philosophy and engage in our multidisciplinary approach.

Derriford Hospital is the designated Major Trauma Centre for the South West Peninsula. A proven interest and appropriate training in all aspects of trauma care will be required. The department would welcome an elective subspecialty commitment and would expect appropriate fellowship training in this field.

Undergraduate Medical Education

Plymouth University Peninsular School of Medicine and Dentistry (PUPSMD) has been praised by the GMC for its innovative approach to undergraduate medical education. The curriculum is based around problem based learning and has been highly ranked by our graduates in how they felt prepared for postgraduate medicine. Your role will include important opportunities to engage with undergraduate education, in both the hospital environment and the school itself, to continue this vital job of producing tomorrow’s doctors and allied health care professionals.

For more information or an informal discussion, please contact: Mr Mark Westwood, Service Line Director or Mr Mark Williams, Consultant in Orthopaedics. Alternatively, please click the apply button.