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ENT Specialty Doctor

Job Reference: 403-MED08

Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust
Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton
£39,060 - £72,840 per annum

Applications are invited for substantive Speciality Doctor Post in the ENT Department at Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust.

We are looking to appoint an experienced, motivated individual who will form part of a diverse team delivering ENT services from all of our Trust sites in Somerset.

The successful applicant will join a fantastic team delivering services to the Somerset area. We support a flexible approach to working patterns and delivery of job planned activities and would discuss this requirement with any interested or successful candidate based on experience.

As a Trust we provide acute hospital services for approximately 500,000 people living in and around Somerset. The department manages out patient services across Somerset. Our main site is Musgrove Park Hospital. The appointed candidate will be expected to take some clinical duties at some of these site based on service requirements.

Musgrove hospital is situated in Taunton, in the middle of Somerset. It has on-site parking and has excellent transport links. The bus from town arrives every 12 mins and there are two Park and Rides which drop off at the hospital. It is close to the M5 which gives easy access to Bristol and Exeter.

As an Equal Opportunities Employer we actively support applications from individuals’ who apply and will ensure to process your application as appropriate.



For further details / informal visits contact:

For an informal visit or discussion please contact Mr Ed Chisholm, Clinical Lead for ENT services at Musgrove Park Hospital either by email to or alternatively please ring 01823 342166

If you are successful for interview, you will be required to bring ID, proof of essential qualifications / relevant documents with you (More details will follow)

Our values are simple: Outstanding Care, Working Together, Listening and Leading

We recognise that our staff are our most valuable resource, we are proud of the excellent levels of service our Trust provides to our service users and the dedication and conscientious of our staff.

By submitting your application to NHS Jobs/Trac, you are giving your consent for elements of your application data to be transferred to the NHS Electronic Staff Record (ESR) and other secure, internal NHS Workforce systems to support and manage your recruitment and employment within your employing organisation; to be used by Recruitment for purposes of checking your Professional Registration online (where applicable)

These processes are in line with Fair and Lawful processing and with the Data Protection Act (2018) principles especially those in relation to your personal or sensitive personal data (sensitive personal data is defined as any declared physical or mental health conditions, racial or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, trade union membership, political opinion, religious beliefs). Other principles under Data Protection will be observed such as use of data for specific, defined purposes, and use of data that is relevant and not excessive whilst practicing data accuracy and security of all held personal identifiable information (PII)

If successfully appointed, by completing the application form you authorise the Somerset Partnership to obtain any previous NHS service details including all electronically held sickness information, via the Inter Authority Transfer process on the national Electronic Staff Record (ESR)

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.

UK Registration

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

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