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SHO in Trauma + Orthopaedics

Job Reference: 050-ESD-MSTAFF-344E-01-

Employer:
Betsi Cadwaladr University Local Health Board
Department:
Trauma + Orthopaedics
Location:
E Maelor Orthopaedics Med Staff (N172), Wrexham
Salary:
£30,302 - £40,090

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All applicants are invited to apply in welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English

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Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board is the largest Health Board in Wales, The Health Board provides a full range of elective and non-elective secondary care services with an excellent Trauma service in Wrexham Maelor Hospital. As part of the Trauma and Orthopaedic team you will make an important contribution to the provision of patient treatment and care within the Health Board.

If you would like to visit the department and meet the team then we will be able to arrange this for you alongside any accommodation and meal where required.

The positions advertised support the work of the Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeons who specialise in elective and non-elective surgery within Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board. The Orthopedic Surgery posts offer excellent experience as Orthopaedic Surgery in North Wales has a strong tradition of teaching and training with several of the Consultants being or have previously been active examiners for MRCS. North Wales regularly produces research work for presentation and publication.

The positions advertised run parallel to the MMC CT1/CT2 posts and have identical clinical time and educational opportunities. The successful applicants will be encouraged to develop special interest skills in aspects of Orthopedics and contribute to audit. They will also be encouraged to prepare and complete their MRCS examinations and relevant courses.

There is a generous study leave allowance of 15 days per annum with accompanying study budget. The department will also provide a funded place on the trusts ATLS course.

A generous relocation package will also be offered along with opportunities to progress to Registrar level after 12 months.



For further details / informal visits contact:

Mr Raminder Singh




With effect from 1st April 2017 points 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 on AfC Pay Band 1 and Pay Band 2 will be adjusted to £16,523 to reflect the incorporation of the living wage £8.45 per hour.

This is an exciting time for us here at Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board. We are the largest health organisation in Wales and, as a fully integrated organisation, provide a full range of primary, community, mental health, acute and elective hospital services for a population of almost 700,000 people across six counties of North Wales (Anglesey, Gwynedd, Conwy, Denbighshire, Flintshire and Wrexham), as well as some services to parts of mid Wales. We serve a bi-lingual population and are committed to improving their health and well-being through everything we do.

The Health Board employs around 16,000 staff and has a budget of around £1.1 billion and is responsible for the operation of three district general hospitals (Ysbyty Gwynedd in Bangor, Ysbyty Glan Clwyd near Rhyl, and Ysbyty Maelor in Wrexham) as well as 22 other acute and community hospitals, and a network of over 90 health centres, clinics, community health team bases and mental health units. It also coordinates the work of 121 GP practices and NHS services provided by North Wales dentists, opticians and pharmacies.

We are undergoing a significant phase of transformation, review and renewal that will position us to achieve our future ambitions as the leading integrated care organisation in Wales. Central to this journey will be the contribution of our workforce who with strong team working skills, will be able to demonstrate the values that are important to us, communicating well with both colleagues and patients, who have the vision and ability to help move our services forward whilst getting the best of each other, treating others with respect and dignity and never compromising on quality.

Work where you want to live, North Wales has something for everyone!


Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.


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Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.



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