Locum Consultant in Paediatric Plastic Surgery

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

Main area
Paediatric Plastic Surgery
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
6 months
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Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
£76,761 - £103,490
20/02/2018 23:59



Applications are invited for a Locum Consultant in Paediatric Plastic Surgery (10PA’s). This post will commence as soon as possible for a period of 6 months.

The postholder will join a team of Consultants in the Paediatric Plastics department.  The postholder will be involved in running the outpatient clinics and performing surgery for children requiring plastic intervention, and will predominantly be expected to assist with the the high backlog within the locum period.  They will also have oversight of the paediatric dressings clinic and will be expected to ensure this clinic is a much more streamlined and coordinated clinic going forward. They will also be required to provide general Plastic Surgery On Call cover 1:12 and “Hot Week” (On Call daytime cover for Plastic Surgery) 1:12.

Applicants are required to be on the Specialist Register with the GMC or be within 6 months of their CCT and have FRCS(Plast) or equivalent at the time of interview.

The applicant must have demonstrable skills in listening, reading, writing and speaking in English that enable effective communication about medical topics with patients and colleagues, as set out in the GMC’s Good Medical Practice (2013).  Non-UK applicants must possess the IELTS exam before obtaining a GMC licence to practice.

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Mr Per Hall, email perhall@nhs.net or telephone 01223 596272

If you have problems applying, contact

Medical Staffing, Box 154
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Hills Road
01223 254551