Consultant Emergency General Surgeon with a specialist interest in Colorectal Surgery 

Crewe, Cheshire
£77,913 to £105,042
24 Jul 2019
26 Aug 2019
Emergency medicine
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Leighton Hospital 

Applications are invited for a Consultant Emergency General Surgeon with a special interest in Colorectal Surgery based at Leighton Hospital, Crewe. 

This is a new post and the post holder will be responsible for running and developing the Surgical Ambulatory Care Service at Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (MCHFT). The post holder will join a team of 13 Consultants with interests in Colorectal Surgery, Upper GI Surgery, General Surgery and Breast Surgery. This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic individual who is keen to help us develop our services for the future. 

The successful applicant will contribute to the overall performance of the General Surgery/Colorectal Service and will participate in an emergency on-call service for General Surgery on a 1:8 basis. 

The Trust was rated as ‘Good’ by the CQC from its recent inspection, has a good reputation for research and benefits from some of the very latest clinical facilities; these include Critical Care, neonatal intensive care, state-of-the-art theatres and a dedicated day case Treatment Centre. The Trust has invested significantly in recent years in clinical expansion. 

Applicants must have full registration with the GMC including a License to Practice, and be on the Specialist Register (or be within six months of obtaining their Certificate of Completion of Training).

The post is offered on a full time basis at 10 Programmed Activities. There will be the opportunity to modify the job plan after commencement in post. 

For an informal discussion and further details please contact: 

Mr David J Corless, Associate Medical Director and Consultant Upper GI/General Surgeon. Telephone No: 01270 612344, Email: 

Miss Claire Nockolds, Clinical Lead for General Surgery and Consultant Colorectal/General Surgeon. Telephone No: 01270 612397, 


Mrs Suzanne Findler, Service Manager, Breast and General Surgery. Telephone No: 01270 278302, Email: 

Shortlisted candidates will be expected to visit the department prior to interview. 

Please click the apply button to apply for this post. For further details please contact the Medical Resourcing Department on 01270 273541 or alternatively email 

Closing date: 26 August 2019.

Interview date: 3 October 2019.


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