Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

Shrewsbury, Shropshire
£77,913 - £105,042 Per Annum
03 Oct 2018
01 Nov 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you looking for an interesting and rewarding job with good work-life balance in a stunningly beautiful rural location within easy reach of the West Midlands conurbation? If so, we would like to welcome you to join our friendly and supportive Obstetrics & Gynaecology department, where you will work in close collaboration with our forward thinking team of 14 Consultants.

We are looking for an Obstetrics & Gynaecology Consultant with a special interest in subfertility and reproductive health to join our expanding Department supporting the 520,000 population of Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin and Mid-Wales.

The Shropshire and Mid-Wales Fertility Centre is one of the most successful NHS IVF units in the country in terms of treatment success and has consistently achieved a high rating with the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority in terms of regulatory compliance.

We have recently invested heavily in new, state of the art purpose designed Assisted Conception unit where we relocated in July 2018. We currently see more than 500 couples a year and perform 650 assisted conception procedures each year which include IVF, ICSI, IUI and ovulation induction.

We are looking forward to further exciting changes with the announcement of 310 million pounds to be invested in our two hospitals to improve the provision of care. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to be at the heart of future developments.

The post

Applicants are invited for a substantive Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist with a special interest in subfertility & reproductive health post at the Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust.

  • The post involves:
  • Fertility clinics
  • Gynaecology clinics
  • Antenatal clinics
  • Ambulatory care
  • Assisted conception sessions
  • Theatre sessions – ideally you are able to offer skills in laparoscopic reproductive surgery
  • Resident and non-resident Obstetric & Gynaecology on calls with acute gynaecology and labour ward labour ward duties – (non-resident overnight)

Medical Staff

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology is staffed with 14 full-time Consultants, 2 full time Associate Specialists, 6 Specialty Doctors, 6 ST3+ trainees, 7 ST1/2 trainees and 2 FY1s.

The fertility department team comprises of; 1 fulltime and 1 part time Fertility medical consultant, 1 Associate specialist, and 1 research fellow. 1 Full time Consultant Clinical Scientist, 2.8 clinical scientists, 3 trainee clinical scientists and 9 nursing staff.

We are ideally located between the north and the south making travelling around the UK extremely easy. As well as being only a short distance from major cities and busy transport links including Birmingham airport, our county also borders with beautiful north Wales which is abundant in outdoor activities, brilliant beaches, and thrilling scenery.

We look forward to hearing from you.


Appointments to visit the Trust should be arranged with:

Mr Martyn Underwood
CD for Gynaecology

Mr Andrew Sizer
Accredited medical consultant for Fertility Services

Mr Jason Kasraie
Consultant Embryologist (Clinical Scientist) and Head of Fertility Services

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