Substantive Consultant in Ophthalmology Primary Care with Subspecialty Interest

Location
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary
£77,913 to £105,042
Posted
15 Aug 2019
Closes
05 Sep 2019
Ref
318-19-R3804
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Ophthalmology
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Applications are invited to apply for this Part time (5PAs) Consultant post.

This appointment offers exciting opportunities in light of developmental changes currently taking place in the ophthalmology department within the Trust. The post-holder will be responsible for the reconfiguration and delivery of primary care ophthalmic services in Gloucestershire, encompassing the eye casualty provision in Cheltenham General Hospital and Gloucestershire Royal hospital, emergency on-call services and the development of community based primary care clinics, in conjunction with community optometrists. The post-holder may wish to offer a sub-specialty in addition to the primary care brief eg glaucoma.

The principal places of work for this post are Cheltenham General Hospital and Gloucestershire Royal Hospital; other peripheral clinics and surgery may take place at Tewkesbury, Evesham, Tetbury, Dursley and Berkeley

With its close proximity to the Cotswolds and the Forest of Dean, its excellent cultural and recreational facilities, superb housing and schools, you will find Gloucestershire a highly desirable place to live and work.

For informal enquiries or to arrange a visit please contact Prof Andy McNaught, Specialty Director for Ophthalmology 0300 422 2524.

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Closing date: 5th September 2019. AAC Date: 8th October 2019