Trust Doctor in General Surgery (ST1)

Ashford, Kent
Nodal Point 3 - £37,191 basic per annum
10 Jul 2019
07 Aug 2019
General surgery
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

Trust Doctor, ST1 Level General Surgery

Employer: East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust

Department: General Surgery

Location: William Harvey Hospital (WHH)

Salary: Nodal Point 3 - £37,191 plus enhancements

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the dynamic General Surgery team which consists of 12 consultant surgeons, 8 Specialty Doctors, 4 SpRs, 3 FY2 doctors, 3 CT doctors, 2 Trust Doctors and 6 FY1 doctors. We have a vacancy for a CT2 level to work on the FY2 / Core Surgery level rota in this busy General Surgery Department.

The post-holder will participate in the day-to-day provision of routine and emergency surgical care appropriate to your level of training on the wards, in theatre and in outpatient clinics including on-calls. A weekly timetable ensures a mix of duties to develop your experience and further your surgical knowledge. You will be required to keep accurate notes that are dated, legible and signed, undertake VT Assessment and EDN as required. You will also be responsible for care and day-to-day clinical management under the direction of the Consultant Surgeons.

There are 8 Doctors on the FY2 / Core rota who work a 1/8 full shift rota with prospective cover.

Applicants must have at least 6 months general surgical experience at FY2 / Core Surgery level within the NHS.

This Trust is committed to providing a learning environment for all staff.

We are actively encouraging equal opportunities.

The Trust operates a complete smoking ban on all sites and grounds.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Further details and information may be obtained by contacting Mr G Harinath, email: or ext:723-6173