Consultant in Anaesthesia
Consultant in Anaesthesia subspecialty interests in Obstetric Anaesthesia and Pre-Operative Assessment.
Less than Full Time, 7.5 PA
This is a substantive post. It is based around 4 anaesthetic sessions per week (2 days), with 1:12 on call making a 7.5PA contract.
The successful applicant will join a cohesive and enthusiastic department of over 120 anaesthetists, including 65 Consultants and 22 SAS doctors providing a full range of elective and emergency anaesthetic services delivered across the Trust’s two acute sites (Gloucestershire Royal and Cheltenham General Hospitals) as well as the county’s smaller peripheral hospitals.
Gloucestershire Royal Hospital provides specialist services including upper & lower GI surgery, trauma, renal medicine/haemodialysis, obstetrics, gynaecology, paediatrics, paediatric oncology, neurology, rheumatology, dermatology, maxillo-facial surgery and ENT.
Cheltenham General Hospital specialises in lower GI surgery, gastroenterology, urology (incl robotic surgery), ophthalmology, gynaecological cancer surgery as well as interventional radiology and cardiology. It is the haematology/oncology cancer centre for three counties and the hub for the regional vascular surgical service.
Relocation expenses, flexible working arrangements and support with childcare are available.
Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Trust was formed in April 2002 and became a Foundation Trust in July 2004. A successful Trust with a strong track record of achievement, we are situated mainly on the two larger operational sites, Gloucestershire Royal Hospital and Cheltenham General Hospital, providing acute services to Gloucestershire.
With its close proximity to the Cotswolds and the Forest of Dean, its excellent cultural and recreational facilities, superb housing and schools, you will find Gloucestershire a highly desirable place to live and work. There is good rail and road access to Bristol, Birmingham, South Wales and London.
For an informal discussion or to arrange a visit please contact: Dr Steve Twigg, Specialty Director Anaesthesia, Critical Care & Pain or Dr Sarah Muddle, Clinical Lead for Anaesthesia (Gloucestershire Royal Hospital) Tel 0300 422 6812 for both.
To apply, please click the Apply button (Job Refs 318-19-R3138). You should also attach a CV to your online application form.
Closing Date: 13th May 2019. Anticipated Interview Date: 24th June 2019.