Bolton NHS Foundation Trust is an award-winning NHS Trust with a CQC rating of Good and Outstanding for leadership.
Our Ophthalmology Department has recently successfully bid for, and been awarded £1 Million investment to help expand its services. As part of this investment, the Department has created a new role, and as such are seeking applications from suitably qualified Consultants with a range of potential sub-speciality interests including medical retina, glaucoma, ocular motility/neuro-ophthalmology, paediatric ophthalmology, uveitis and primary care.
The Ophthalmology Department is a diverse and thriving department with a current medical complement of nine consultants and five SAS doctors with a wide range of supporting allied health professionals. The Eye Unit is pioneering in many fields, including information technology, being a beacon site for Open Eyes. Many of our Consultants have been involved in the development of sub-specialty modules. The Department is a research-active department having been involved in Constance, Luminous, Aries, Clarity, Leavo, Eylea Questionnaire and Obtain studies.
Informal visits and enquiries are welcome by contacting Mrs Clare Inkster, Consultant Ophthalmologist/Lead Clinician on tel: 01204 390093 or Mr Jeff Kwartz, Consultant Ophthalmologist/Lead Clinician on tel: 01204 3900497.
Applications can be submitted online via the apply click button.
Closing Date: 8 September 2019.
Applicants will be contacted within 4 weeks of the closing date if they have been successfully shortlisted for interview. We apologise that we are unable to contact all applicants personally.