Consultant in General and Emergency Surgery with specialist interest
CONSULTANT IN GENERAL and EMERGENCY SURGERY WITH SPECIAL INTEREST IN UPPER or LOWER GI SURGERY
London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is one of the largest integrated care trusts in the country bringing together hospital and community services across Brent, Ealing and Harrow.
We are inviting applications for an 10 PA (plus 1 additional PA) Consultant General and Emergency Surgeon post to meet our increasing demands for General Surgery out-patient clinics, surgery and in-patient care. The post offers opportunities to further develop special interest in Upper or Lower Gastrointestinal Surgery, as well as contribute to the academic and educational activities of the Directorate and to link in with the academic work of St Mark’s Hospital, our specialist Gastrointestinal Hospital.
The appointee will join the existing General Surgery team (10 Consultant surgeons) at Northwick Park Hospital in the provision of emergency and acute General Surgery. They will be expected to take part in the Emergency On-call rota (1:6). The successful candidates will be expected to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team providing the most up to date evidence based care for patients. Applicants should have established skills in emergency general surgery, including laparoscopic surgery.
The Trust offers comprehensive GI surgical services and successful candidates will be supported and encouraged to pursue an elective Upper or Lower GI interest. He/she will be expected to have an interest in Lower or Upper GI surgery and to manage patients with general surgical problems admitted to the Surgical wards. The successful candidate would be expected to have a strong academic and educational interest and track-record in these areas.
The successful applicant should possess FRCS (or equivalent) and should be included on the Specialist Register or be within 6 months of CCT at the time of the interview, if currently within a training programme in the United Kingdom.
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