Consultant Urologist with an interest in Female Functional Urology

Newport (Casnewydd) (GB)
£75,881 - £98,515 per annum/pro rata
06 Sep 2019
20 Sep 2019
Hospital, Urology
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Consultant Urologist with an interest in Female Functional Urology

Based at the Royal Gwent hospital, Newport, SE Wales


Full Time (10 Sessions)

Anticipated Start Date: December 2019


Closing Date for Applications: Midnight on 26th September 2019

Applications are invited for the position of Consultant Urologist with a special interest in female urology/reconstructive surgery, commencing December 2019. 

The Department of Urology at Newport is currently staffed by 7 Consultants, 1 of which is part time, 1 Associate Specialist, and 3 Specialist Registrars, 1 clinical fellow with 1 clinical fellow vacancy, 1 CT2 and 3 FP2 doctors. 

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board is one of the largest and busiest in the UK with acute hospitals at Newport, Abergavenny and Ystrad Mynach, supported by community hospitals and extensive community, general practices, mental health and learning disability services. The Board has three acute hospitals and twelve other hospitals.  A Specialist and Critical Care Centre is already planned. It has over 13,000 staff, including over 1,000 doctors and general practitioners, 250 consultants and a nursing staff of more than 5,000.  Its Clinical School has 950 medical students and 350 post-graduate junior doctor replacements each year.

The Urology Department in Newport is the busiest in Wales and delivers a comprehensive range of services covering all urological subspecialties.

Applicants should have substantial level of experience, in the field of female functional and reconstructive Urology and diagnostics, in-house training will be provided as required to support the successful candidate. You should be a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons, or hold equivalent qualifications. Applications must also be supported by evidence of admittance to the GMC Specialist Register.

The Board covers a key geographical area on the picturesque Welsh border, with Cardiff and Bristol within commuting distance and direct links by road and rail to major UK centres such as London, Birmingham and Manchester.

Gwent is situated between Gloucestershire to the east and Cardiff and the Wales valleys to the west, combining many of the attributes of neighbouring parts of England and Wales.  The City of Newport is just 12 miles from Cardiff and close to the splendour of the Brecon Beacons and the Wye Valley.  Bristol is within 30 minutes’ drive.  For information about the area visit and

The Health Board actively supports consultant doctors to undertake funded 3 month formal sabbaticals through an annual application process.

Free parking is available across all Aneurin Bevan University Health Board Sites.

Those wishing to discuss the post informally in the first instance or arrange a visit to the department should contact Mr Suresh Pandalai, Clinical Director Urology via his secretary on 01633 234986.

Candidates for Consultant posts must also be on the GMC Specialist Register (including via CESR/European Community Rights) or will have a CCT/CESR(CP) date within 6 months of interview.


Vacancy Ref: 040-CON368-R                   

Closing Date for Applications: Midnight on 26th September 2019

Published on NHS Jobs and Trac: 06th September 2019    

Published in BMJ: 14th September 2019

Interview Date: 25th October 2019