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Junior Locally Employed Doctor in Trauma and Orthopaedics

Job Reference: 349-WTWA-3621070

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
Trauma and Orthopaedics
Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester
£39,467 per annum

Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) is one of the largest acute Trusts in the UK, employing over 28,000 staff.

We are responsible for running a family of ten hospitals across seven separate sites, providing a wide range of services from comprehensive local general hospital care through to highly specialised regional and national services.

We are the main provider of hospital care to approximately 750,000 people in Manchester and Trafford and the single biggest provider of specialised services in the North West of England. We are also the lead provider for a significant number of specialised services including Breast Care, Vascular, Cardiac, Respiratory, Urology Cancer, Paediatrics, Women’s Services, Ophthalmology and Genomic Medicine.

Our vision is to improve the health and quality of life of our diverse population by building an organisation that:

  • Excels in quality, safety, patient experience, research, innovation and teaching
  • Attracts, develops and retains great people
  • Is recognised internationally as a leading healthcare provider.

Manchester University Hospital Foundation Trust (MFT) is the leading Trust for teaching, research and specialist services in the North West of England. We provide an extensive range of district general hospital services to the local population of Manchester and tertiary and specialist services to patients from across the North West and beyond.

Candidates must be eligible for their own GMC registration - MFT cannot support GMC Sponsorship for candidates who are offered permanent vacancies.

Applications are invited from suitably qualified persons for the position of Junior Locally Employed Doctor in Trauma and Orthopedics to commence as soon as possible for a one year period.

The trauma service is based at Manchester Royal Infirmary and the elective services are based at The Manchester Orthopaedic Centre based at Trafford General Hospital and boasts a dedicated ring fenced elective orthopaedic facility. This new facility offers joint school, outpatient day and inpatient facilities for patients with six dedicated operating theatres.

The Department includes outpatient clinic facilities which are located on two sites (Trafford General Hospital and Altrincham Hospital). In addition to trauma, a broad spectrum of Orthopaedic work is carried out within the Department such as joint replacements for hips, knees, shoulders, elbows and MCP joints and revision joint replacements. A wide range of arthroscopic surgery is also undertaken.

The post is based at the Manchester Royal Infirmary site, supporting the the trauma and orthopaedic services.

Interview date to be confirmed.

For further details / informal visits contact:

Name Mr Ronnie Davies Job title Consultant in Trauma & OrthopaedicsEmail address

We may decide to close this vacancy earlier than the published closing date if sufficient applications are received.

Trust policy requires that the cost of submitting & processing the successful applicant/s DBS application be recovered via salary deduction in the first 3 months following start in post. The amount of £26.85(standard disclosure) or £43.85(enhanced disclosure) If you wish to withdraw once a DBS application has commenced you will be still liable for payment.

MFT would like to develop a committed, flexible workforce that is able to adapt to the changing needs of the NHS. We aim to support employees who wish to work flexibly, to allow them to maintain a healthy work life balance and fair consideration will be given to any flexible working requests.

MFT is committed to promoting equality of opportunity, celebrating and valuing diversity and eliminating any form of unlawful discrimination across our workforce, ensuring our people are truly representative of the communities we serve. All individuals regardless of race, age, disability, ethnicity, nationality, gender, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, religion or belief, marriage and civil partnership are encouraged to apply for this post.

We welcome applicants from the Armed Forces Community.

Please be aware that all roles at MFT(except Medical and Dental posts) are subject to a probationary period.

If you have any personal requirements that will enable you to participate in our recruitment process please contact a member of the Recruitment Services by phone on 0161 276 6198.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

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

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