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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 04/07/2022.

Locum Consultant Anaesthetist

Job Reference: 163-1414-04-22

Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
163 Anaesthetics Medical Services
£84,559 to £114,003 pa

Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is a high performing Trust achieving a ‘Good’ rating in our most recent Care Quality Commission (CQC) assessment and achieving significant progress in the delivery of our strategic objectives. We are proud of the commitment of our staff to ensuring a strong and sustainable future for this organisation which is highly valued by our local communities.

There has never been a better time to join Barnsley Hospital. It is moving at pace and a ‘we can do this’ attitude is evident right through the organisation, where staff are engaged for change and committed to being part of the journey to sustainability and growth.

As an employee of Barnsley Hospital, you will find that we are committed to the fair treatment of our staff, regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age or disability. We actively promote equality of opportunity for all, welcome applications from a wide range of candidates and select interviewees based on their skills, qualifications, and experience.

We take equal opportunities and improving the working lives of our staff really seriously, this could include flexible working, part-time, job share and remote working from home. Please talk to us during the interview process to discuss any flexibility that you may require.

We hope that you will choose to join us.





We have pleasure in inviting applications for a whole time or part time Locum Consultant post in Anaesthesia with a special interest in Obstetrics anaesthesia for 6 months. The successful applicant will join a team of 26 consultants and 12 specialty doctors. We also have six ST1/2s and five ST3/7s who rotate from Sheffield.


The Trust is an acute admitting trust with a modern and busy Emergency Department and this, along with the emergency theatre work is supported by the critical care and anaesthetic team as required.


The Anaesthetic Department provides a full range of anaesthetic services for general surgery including colo-rectal, urology, orthopaedics and trauma surgery, gynaecology, ear nose and throat, ophthalmology and oral surgery. There are eight in-patient operating theatres, two day surgery theatres and an obstetric theatre attached to the labour ward. Main theatres are situated in close proximity to the ICU, which is also near to the theatre recovery area. The Anaesthetic Department provides a full range of services to the Obstetric Unit where there are approximately 3000 deliveries per year. There is a 24- hour epidural service.


For further information regarding this post please contact:


Dr K Inweregbu

Clinical Lead and Consultant Anaesthetist and intensivist



Mrs Sharon Robinson

Anaesthetic Services and Rota Manager

Direct Line, Anaesthetic Department : 01226 432022


Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is committed to promoting equality of opportunity and fair treatment to all applicants regardless of race, nationality, ethnic origin, gender, marital status, mental or physical disability, religion or belief, sexual orientation, age or offending history.


PLEASE NOTE: all correspondence regarding this vacancy and the interview process will be sent by e-mail. Therefore, you are advised to check your emails/NHS Jobs account regularly following the closing date. To speed up the recruitment process please ensure that your references are appropriate and where possible you have provided an email address and telephone number.


The Trust is committed to safeguarding adults and children therefore if the post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (ROA) 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended) the successful candidate(s) will be subject to a criminal record check with the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). The cost of the DBS must be met by the successful candidate(s) through salary deduction. DBS charges as from 6th April 2022 are:


Standard Check: £18.00 + Administration cost of £3.69 = deduction from salary as a one-off payment


Enhanced Check: £38.00 + administration cost of £3.69 = £13.69 deduction from 1st months’ salary, then deduction from salary over following 3 months.

Closing date: 4th July 2022

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.

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