We are delighted to welcome applications for Consultant Anaesthetist post to join our expanding Anaesthetic department in East Kent Hospitals University Foundation Trust, this post will be based at Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Hospital or Kent & Canterbury Hospital for on call and administrative purposes, with a proportion of job planned time based at the other site. This to be decided at appointment dependent on specialist interests, and mutual requirements of the successful candidate and the EKHUFT anaesthetic service.
If you join our expanding department, you’ll discover a rewarding role with great scope for professional development, plus a fantastic lifestyle. We are looking for General Anaesthetists and a special interest in peri-operative medicine or obstetrics would be welcomed.
Why choose us?
When you make the move to East Kent Hospitals University Foundation Trust, your only regret will be that you didn’t do it sooner. We are a community of great people providing great healthcare, improving health and lives. Here, you can be confident of making a difference to our patients, our incredible healthcare teams and our dedicated medical students and doctors in training.
It was recently announced that a new medical school, the first in the county, will be opening in two years. The school, which will offer 100 medical school places per year, is a game-changing opportunity and one which the two universities and Kent and Medway trusts have been working towards and hoping for over several years.
It isn’t just within work that you will experience great things. There are many areas of unspoilt countryside, expanses of outstanding natural beauty and quiet, secluded beaches all within a few miles of each of our hospital sites. Kent also has an excellent reputation for both public and private schools.
Both London and the Continent are on your doorstep, with easy access to the capital, and to the Channel Ports and Channel Tunnel.
As a GMC registered Anaesthetist you’ll play a vital role in a progressive and forward thinking perioperative team. There is a full scope of specialties across the Trust and cross-site working is to be expected. Whatever your particular interest, we’ll look to you to provide a Consultant service, and participate in the on-call rota for anaesthetics. With a strong learning culture, you will make a valued contribution to teaching and supervision of trainees, and take part in collaborative simulation sessions in the Trust’s brand new simulation suite.
So, if you’re seeking a fresh opportunity in an excellent location with great career building potential, you’re looking in the right place.
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