Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon

Location
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salary
£77,913 to £105,042
Posted
20 May 2019
Closes
17 Jun 2019
Ref
176-SG-JT-1725771
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Ophthalmology
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Royal College approved, Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Specialising in Glaucoma

North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust is no ordinary NHS Trust.

It has a reputation for dynamism, integration of clinicians in management, and high quality patient care.

Following the merger of Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals with Hinchingbrooke Hospital in Huntingdon, there is an opportunity to recruit a full time Consultant, who specialises in Glaucoma, to join a multidisciplinary team providing optimal care.

The Trust provides comprehensive Ophthalmology care for the Huntingdon, Stamford, Peterborough, Ely and Fenland areas and also receive some referrals from the wider region. 

This post will have sessions at any of the 3 hospitals under North West Anglia Foundation Trust with also an on call commitment in the job plan.

The Department of Ophthalmology is unusual for a District General Hospital, being arranged by subspecialty for many years, offering the opportunities of a university hospital while also retaining the freedom of movement to innovate.

Examples include shared care community schemes, integration with optometrists, expanded roles for nurses & other non medical health care professionals, and a high level of clinical research that has shaped improvements in eye care nationally over many years.

The department firmly believes in investing in a strong IT infrastructure to develop innovative ways to meet capacity demands including virtual clinics.

For further details / informal visits contact:

If you wish to arrange an informal visit please contact: 

Hinchingbrooke Hospital: Sandy Ball on 01480 418757; Email: sandy.ball@nhs.net

Peterborough Hospital: Pat Young on 01733 677029; Email: Pyoung3@nhs.net

To apply please click the "apply" button and quote the job reference 176-SG-JT-1725771

Closing Date is 17th June 2019.

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