Consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Chichester, West Sussex
£77,913 - £105,042 per annum
03 Oct 2018
22 Oct 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

(10 PAs)

Applications are invited for the above post of Consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology based at St Richard’s Hospital, part of the Western Sussex NHS Foundation Trust to commence on 1 December 2018.

The Obstetrics and Gynaecology department at St Richard’s Hospital is seeking an enthusiastic, forward-thinking consultant to join our team.

The successful applicant will be expected to lead the early pregnancy service.  They will be required to participate in the benign gynaecology service including emergency gynaecology. Skills in minimal access surgery and gynaecological scanning are therefore essential.

Full-time including participation in a consultant of the week on call system working a 1:6 consultant of the week frequency and a 1:7 weekend frequency.

Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is the only CQC-rated “Outstanding” hospital trust on the south coast and one of only four in the country.  We’re an ambitious organisation that champions our people, equipping them with new skills to continually improve services for patients.

The CQC recognised our leading approach continuous improvement which encourages and supports innovation at all levels.  We are an acute trust with three hospitals; St Richard’s in Chichester and Worthing Hospital, where we provide emergency and inpatient care; and Southlands Hospital in Shoreham, where we provide out-patient care and day surgery.

We are a forward looking and innovative trust whose purpose is to provide high quality emergency and elective care for the people of West Sussex.  Foundation Trust Status was achieved in July 2013. 

Our hospitals are all situated along the beautiful Sussex coast, nestled against the South Downs National Park, and close to vibrant towns that are richly endowed with excellent cultural and sporting facilities, offering good transport links to London and Europe.

Applicants must be on the GMC Specialist Register or within 6 months of attaining Specialist Registration at the time of interview. Applications from candidates who, for personal reasons, are unable to work full-time will be eligible to be considered for this post.

For further information please contact: Ms Bronwyn Middleton MRCOG, Clinical Director for Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Email: Tel: 01243 831436

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Please note shortlisted applicants will be asked to provide an up to date CV for their interview.

All applicants are required to provide the names and contact details of four referees; three will be clinical referees including one from the current employer (or most recent employer if not currently working) and the final referee will your current Responsible Officer for revalidation.

Applications from Agencies will NOT be considered, therefore please do not send any directly to the department or Medical HR.

Closing Date: 22 October 2018. Interview Date: 5 November 2018.

Please download attached documents for further information.