Consultant Breast Surgeon (Oncoplastic)
St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is the BEST acute Trusts in England for the second year running! We provide a full range of acute adult services to our local population of circa 350,000 and provide tertiary services across a much wider area in the North West, North Wales and Isle of Man. We are a Major Trauma Unit and the Mersey Regional Burns Unit.
Our '5 Star Patient Care' strategy is at the heart of all that we do; supporting our vision to provide world class services for all our patients by getting it right for every patient, every time.
You are invited for the post of Consultant Breast Surgeon. The new appointee will join a team of 2 Consultants and 1 Associate Specialist working at consultant level providing a one stop service and is a screening and symptomatic national unit.
The Trust sees over 7000 referrals and continues to grow, seeing over 10,000 outpatients and operate on over 300 cancers.
The Trust has a combined bed capacity of approximately 875 beds at Whiston and St Helens hospitals and provides a full range of acute in-patient, out-patient, day case and emergency services to the local communities of St Helens, Knowsley, Halton and Liverpool, extending to Cheshire, Merseyside, North Wales and the Isle of Man with the Regional Plastic Surgery and Burns Unit.
Why choose a Career with us? Outstanding” (St Helens Hospital) and “Good with outstanding features” (Whiston Hospital) by the CQC 2016. “One of the BEST performing Trusts in the country” (Chief Inspector of Hospitals, 2016 ). Best Patient Experience in NHS (CHKS Top Hospitals 2015). Best Acute Trust in the NHS (PLACE 2014 and 2015). Top 100 Best places to work in the NHS (HSJ 2014 and 2015)
The Trust has excellent management, robust systems and innovative processes; all of which have underpinned a period of sustained and improved performance as it moves towards Foundation Trust status.
For all posts You must have full GMC Registration and must be on the Specialist Register or be within six months of their CCT from the date of the interview.
For further details please contact: Miss Leena Chagla - Consultant Breast and General Surgeon and Lead Clinician for Breast Surgery via secretary on 01744646700. Andrew O'Brien - Directorate Manager 01744 646659.
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Closing date: 21 January 2019. Shortlisting Date: W/C 28 January 2019. Interview date: 15 February 2019.