General Surgical Specialty Doctor

Whiston, Prescot
£39,060 - £72,840
18 Apr 2019
14 May 2019
General surgery
Career Level
Specialty doctor
Contract Type
Full Time

Specialty Doctor

Whiston Hospital

General Surgery


Full Time


Salary from £39,060 to £72,840

Applicants are invited to apply for the post of specialty doctor grade in General Surgery for 12 months in the first instance.

The post will be based in the General Surgical Department at both Whiston and St Helens Hospitals and will be required to undertake out of hours on-call in General surgery.

St Helens & Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust serves a population of 340,000. The area surrounding the Trust is of mixed residential, industrial and rural character situated on the edge of Merseyside between the open countryside of Cheshire to the south and Lancashire to the north. The Trust has 875 beds and has been re-built and re-opened as part of a brand new £240 million development in 2010. Opportunities are available to develop own research or participate in on-going research projects. However, clinical experience and research opportunities will be valuable for individuals wishing to progress in their career.

Whiston Hospital - is a Teaching Hospital that provides a comprehensive range of acute medical and surgical services, major accident and emergency services, maternity services, paediatrics, care of the elderly and the Regional Burn and Plastic Surgery Unit.

The Critical Care Unit comprises an Intensive Care Unit and High Dependency Unit (20 beds) and a 14-bedded Coronary Care Unit. St Helens Hospital - has been re-built and opened as an Ambulatory Care Centre with Intermediate Care and Day Surgery in 2008. This contains a large outpatient facility and state of the art diagnostic services together with brand new day case theatres and day wards.

Date Advertised: 16th April 2019

Date Advert Close: 14th May 2019

Date Shortlisting to commence: 15th May 2019

Date of Interviews: TBC
For further details / informal visits contact:

For further information or to arrange an informal visit, please contact Gwen Pantak, Directorate Manager, 01514261600 ext 2783.