Consultant in Obstetric Anaesthesia

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
£77,913 to £105,042
12 Feb 2019
12 Mar 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

This Royal College of Anaesthetists approved post, is a replacement post, due to retirement.

The successful applicant will be based at Peterborough City Hospital and will make up a team of 46 consultants, including 2 MOD Consultants.

The Anaesthetic Department provides services at Peterborough City and Stamford Hospitals (chronic pain management), with some consultants doing ad hoc lists at Hinchingbrooke.

The work undertaken by the Department includes all the surgical specialities with the exception of cardio-thoracic, major vascular and neurosurgery.

The total workload in Peterborough comprises approximately 22,000 operations per annum; there are approximately 2,700 emergency procedures carried out and over 4800 obstetric deliveries.

A typical week will consist of a mixture of labour ward/elective LSCS lists and surgical specialty sessions such as ENT, colo-rectal, maxillo-facial surgery or gynaecology, but could also include emergency anaesthesia or trauma. This way of working has advantages for both the Individual and the Department.

Applicants must be fully registered with the General Medical Council.

Peterborough is close to the charming and varied countryside of Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire and Rutland. It has excellent road transport links and is only a 50 minute train journey into Central London.

For further details / informal visits contact:

For further details / informal visits please contact Dr Steven Forde on or call 01733 677423

To apply please press the "APPLY" button and quote the job reference number 176-SG-JT-1525200

Closing date is 12th March 2019.

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