Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with an interest in Urogynaecology
Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic Consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology with an interest in Urogynaecology. You will be joining the team at Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust, a trust that has the highest GMC score for training in the South West. We are seeking a clinician with imagination, drive and commitment to be part of the team that creates and delivers new models of care.
We would welcome candidates with either sub specialty training or a relevant ATSM or similar. The successful candidate will have accreditation in Obstetrics and Gynaecology with the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and will join an already well-established team, which includes Consultants with special interests in Emergency Gynaecology, Fetal Medicine and Maternal Medicine, Gynae-Oncology, Labour Ward and Education and Minimal Access Surgery (we are an Endometriosis Centre)
New colleagues can look forward to a warm welcome and a future full of opportunities as well as working alongside a high calibre of staff, all of who focus on providing world-class care and the best services possible to our patients.
The post is for a full-time contract (10 PAs) however part time roles or flexible working can be made available for the right candidate.
To provide, to a high standard, the full range of specialist diagnostic and treatment services to patients requiring obstetric and gynaecology services, as outlined in the proposed programme.
To organise, manage and be responsible for the diagnosis and treatment of patients at Musgrove Park Hospital
To be responsible for undertaking the administrative duties associated with the care of patients and the administration of the department.
To participate in an on-call rota to provide cover for both obstetric and gynaecology patients and sometimes on a night shift be first on call.
You will be joining the Obstetric & Gynaecology Department in a hospital that is the highest GMC scored Trust in the South West for training. Musgrove Park Hospital is an award winning, progressive and ambitious Foundation Hospital, the largest in Somerset providing acute and community services to over 340,000 people, with an outstanding reputation for the provision of a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and specialist services. Joining the 4000 strong team at Musgrove will offer you a stimulating and professional working environment in which to develop, challenge and further your career.
You will get to experience life in the West Country, and to take advantage of easy access to some of the UK’s most desirable locations. From the beaches of North Devon, Dorset and Cornwall, to the cosmopolitan centres of Bristol, Bath and Exeter. Taunton itself offers you all the perks of life in the country while still being less than two hours from London. With great educational opportunities, an abundance of open country side, cultural festivals, local traditions, and throw in a cost of living that will see you afford a higher quality of life, we cannot think of anywhere better to be.
The Trust provides acute treatment and care for a catchment population of around 350,000 people in Taunton and the surrounding towns and villages of West Somerset. Our values; Outstanding Care, Working Together, Listening and Leading, represent our aspiration for the type of hospital we want to be and you can join our dedicated and talented staff to make this happen.
Applicants will hold MRCOG or equivalent and be enrolled/within 6 months of enrolment on the GMC’s Specialist Register at the time of interview.