Post-CCT Clinical Fellow in Oesophago-Gastric and Laparoscopic Surgery

Location
Guildford, Surrey
Salary
£31,217 to £49,086 pa
Posted
22 Oct 2018
Closes
11 Nov 2018
Ref
384-LR-EMF1334EX
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
General surgery
Career Level
Fellow
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Hours
Full Time

Applications are invited for a post-CCT Clinical Fellow in Oesophago-Gastric and Laparoscopic Surgery at the Royal Surrey County Hospital (RSCH), Guildford. This is a one year post specifically intended for senior trainees seeking additional experience in OG Surgery before applying for consultant posts in OG Surgery. The RSCH Oesophago-Gastric unit is well supported with 2 SpRs, 2 SHOs and 2 F1s. There are 2 upper GI clinical nurse specialists, 3 dedicated OG dietitians, an excellent physiotherapy team and exceptional anaesthetic/intensive care support. The Trust offers full step down care for major resections and emergency cases where required, and a dedicated upper GI ward. Experience in the use of standardised enhanced recovery pathways will also be gained.

The successful applicant will attend the weekly multi-disciplinary team meeting, out-patient clinics, endoscopy and theatre sessions, and take part in the General Surgery SpR on call rota. There will specifically be opportunities to undertake training in laparoscopic and minimally invasive OG cancer surgery, complex benign OG surgery for hiatus hernias and achalasia and endoscopic therapies. The successful applicant will also be expected to participate in audit arranged by the firms, will have the opportunity to make presentations to the Surgical Department meetings and will be expected to undertake teaching for undergraduate students from both Imperial College and Southampton.

For informal inquiries, please contact: Mr Shaun Preston via his PA on 01483 406688 or email stella.russell-jones@nhs.net or alternatively please click the apply button.

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