Consultant General Surgeon

NHS Tayside
£80,653 - £107,170
07 Jan 2019
18 Jan 2019
General surgery
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Special interest in Emergency General Surgery (EGS) and Benign Upper GI/HPB surgery

An opportunity has arisen for a Consultant General Surgeon (10 PAs per week) to join the Tayside-wide Regional General Surgery Service.   You will be based primarily at Ninewells Hospital, Dundee with further sessions at Perth Royall Infirmary, Perth and Stracathro Hospital, Brechin and will join a dedicated team of general surgeons that provide secondary and tertiary care for all common Upper GI conditions and also contribute to the emergency general surgery service.

This post will have a major commitment to benign upper GI surgery and a complementary sub-specialist interest is welcomed.  You should demonstrate expertise in intermediate and advanced laparoscopic surgery as well as upper GI endoscopy. You will also be committed to developing and improving the benign biliary, ambulatory and emergency general surgery services.  

You must be on the GMC’s Specialist Register or be within 6 months of obtaining CCT or CESR(CP) at the time of interview.

Informal enquiries are welcomed by Mr Iain Tait, Clinical Lead in General Surgery, Mr Christoph Kulli, CCGD for Surgery, or Mr Afshin Alijani, Consultant UGI Surgeon, Team Lead  on Tel: 01382 660111.

Application in the form of 1 current CV, including the names and email addresses of 3 referees, 1 being a current/most recent employer, should be submitted to  Please quote reference number “MSR.72.18 Consultant General Surgeon” in the subject box.

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Shortlisted applicants will be contacted by email.  Please check your emails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 18 January 2019

Interview are scheduled to take place on 31 January 2019