Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine

Location
Truro, Cornwall
Salary
£77,913 to £105,042
Posted
31 May 2019
Closes
25 Jun 2019
Ref
156-MS-2034
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Applications are invited for the post of Consultant in Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine at the Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro

This is a new consultant post with service commitments split between Anaesthesia and Pain Medicine.

The appointee will join a friendly Pain Service team of 5 consultants, 7 nurses, 2 psychologist, 1 extended scope physiotherapists and 1 occupational therapist providing inpatient and outpatient care across Cornwall. The Pain Service provides interventional pain treatment (including spinal cord stimulation and intrathnecal pumps), a pain management program and nurse led treatments such as acupuncture.

The Anaesthetic Department comprises 59 consultants providing care across surgical specialties with the exception of Thoracic, Cardiac and Neurosurgery. The post holder will contribute to the consultant anaesthetic on call rota.

For new consultants the job plan for this post will include 2.5 SPAs for the first year.

To apply for this role or view further information please click the apply button and enter reference number 156-MS-2034.

Informal enquiries regarding this post should be addressed to Dr Juan Graterol, Specialty Lead for Pain Services 01872 252792. Juan.Graterol@nhs.net

The Royal Cornwall Hospital is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Closing date: 25th June 2019