Specialty Registrar (LAT)

NHS Grampian
Elgin, Moray
£32,157 - £50,563
07 Jun 2019
07 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Specialty Registrar LAT in Trauma and Orthopaedics (ST1/ST2)

Applications are invited for a rotational programme vacancy covering Trauma and Orthopaedics at Dr Gray’s Hospital, Elgin. This post is available to accommodate a surgeon/trainee at level ST1/ST2 for a fixed term of one year.  

Dr Gray’s Hospital has 178 in-patient beds of which 24 are orthopaedic.  In addition, there is a separate Day Case Unit with 19 beds and trolleys. There is a 10 bed multidisciplinary HDU and a mixed medical and surgical paediatric ward of 12 beds. There are four operating theatres and an endoscopy suite which are equipped with HD video endoscopy and laparoscopic facilities.  Other specialties on site are General Medicine, General Surgery, Obstetrics/Gynaecology, Medical Paediatrics, Gastroenterology, Ophthalmology, ENT, Anaesthesia, Psychiatry, Radiology and Dental Surgery.

Applicants will be expected to demonstrate competencies and skills relevant to general practice type training in hospital including communication, empathy, problem solving and clinical skills. Applicants will be expected to supervise Foundation doctors in certain units. 

The Postgraduate Dean confirms that this placement and / or programme has the required educational and Postgraduate Dean's approval.

Full registration with a licence to practise with the GMC is required. For more information visit www.gmc-uk.org

Applicants may be eligible for excess travel and relocation expenses.  Information regarding nationally agreed excess travel and relocation are contained in NHS Circular PCS(DD) 2010/8.  NHS Grampian’s relocation policy can be accessed by visiting http://www.scotmt.scot.nhs.uk/recruitment/specialty-recruitment/key-documents/relocation-policies.aspx    

For more information about living and working in Moray, please watch the following video:  https://youtu.be/jHFNBb3EVIQ

Informal enquiries to Mr Colin Smart, Dr Gray’s Hospital - Tel: 01343 567567 

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Closing date:  Sunday 7th July 2019.