Substantive Consultant Ophthalmologist with a special interest in Glaucoma

Location
Aintree, Merseyside
Salary
YM72
Posted
08 Jul 2019
Closes
31 Aug 2019
Ref
157-SURG-MED-0010
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Ophthalmology
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Applications are invited for one substantive consultant post in Aintree University Hospitals NHS Trust.

The Ophthalmic Department currently has 9 Consultants providing a wide range of services.

Applicants for this post should have a specialist interest in medical and surgical glaucoma and will join a team of ophthalmic Consultants with special interests in medical retina, uveitis, ocular motility, neuro-ophthalmology, glaucoma, retinopathy of prematurity and oculoplastics/ orbits.

The post is a fulltime, comprising 3 glaucoma outpatient clinics 1 laser clinic, 1 acute ophthalmology clinic, I theatre session and 1 flexible session (according to need and resources), attracting 10 p.a.

Clinical sessions are based in a purpose build department in the Elective care Centre for the Trust.

On-call is currently 1:13, shared with St Helen’s Hospital (separate Trust).

For further details / informal visits contact: Applicants or prospective applicants are encouraged to visit the Hospital and to meet prospective colleagues. Arrangements for visiting may be made with:

Mr Ian Marsh, Clinical Director, Aintree University Hospital NHS Trust, Lower Lane, Liverpool L9 7AL. Telephone 0151 529 0143.

Tristan Cope, Medical Director, Aintree University Hospital NHS Trust, Lower Lane, Liverpool L9 7AL. Telephone 0151 529 2231. 

Mr Vincent Dubois, Lead of Glaucoma Service, Department of Ophthalmology, Elective Care Centre, Lower Lane, Liverpool L9 7AL. Telephone: 0151 529 0143.

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