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Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with Special Interest

Job Reference: 347-1904658

Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Ormskirk District General Hospital, Ormskirk

Working at Southport and Ormskirk means joining a team of 3,000 staff and professionals who local people look to keep them well and support their well-being.

We’re a friendly bunch who’ll give you the opportunities to grow your skills and make an impact that gets noticed.

We have a new and dynamic leadership team that’s starting to shape how we’ll care for patients in the years ahead. It’s an exciting time we want people like you to be part of.

So, whether you’re starting out, settling down or simply looking for the next step in your career, there’s a role for you at Southport and Ormskirk.

Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with an interest in minimal access surgery and gynaecological outpatient procedures

Pay Scale: YC72 £77,913 - £105,042

Permanent - 10.5 PA's

Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust is seeking to recruit a dynamic and enthusiastic Consultant in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, who has an interest in minimal access surgery and gynaecological outpatient procedures to join our team based at Ormskirk Hospital.

You will be expected to play a full part in the development of all aspects of our maternity care, working closely with the Head of Midwifery, Consultant Midwife and maternity matron. We expect you to develop your skills and will support you in doing so with our experienced team of Consultants.

You will join an impressive team of clinicians who have held posts in various regional and national positions in the specialty and more widely. As well as providing a Consultant led labour ward with 60 hours of Consultant cover, which supports a level 2 neonatal unit, the unit also provides general and emergency gynaecology supporting special interests in colposcopy, urodynamics, infertility and a specialist menopause service.

The department delivers a service principally to local women in the catchments of the two sites and maintains excellent links with local G.Ps.

The post-holder will be expected to participate equally with their consultant colleagues in a 1:9 on-call rota for obstetrics, emergency gynaecology and delivery suite.

This role will initially be for a contract of 10.5 pa which is a temporary increase for a period of 6-12 months from the standard 10 pa contract.

There is another role being advertised which is a 10 pa contract. please see NHS Jobs for further details.

The vacancies are new posts as Southport & Ormskirk NHS Hospital Trust invests in the team to ensure excellent service for patients.

Advertising Date - 9th August 2019

Closing Date - 8th September 2019 at Midnight

Shortlisting - w/c 9th September 2019

Proposed Interview Date - w/c Monday 4th November 2019

For further details / informal visits contact:

Mr Ted Adams – Co-Clinical Director - Tel No. 01695 576958

Mr Mark Davies - Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist - Tel No. 01695 576958

Mrs Jenny Duffy – Directorate Manager - Tel No. 01695 6566290

Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with an interest in minimal access surgery and gynaecological outpatient procedures.

Please apply online and expect all future correspondence relating to your application via email. This includes Invitation to Interview. We do not pay interview expenses.

Should your application be successful we will require a reference/references covering a minimum period of three years from your current/most recent employer. Wherever possible provide an email address for your referees.

If you are shortlisted we are required to check your documents to establish both your identity and your right to work in this country at interview. We require at least one item of photographic documentation.

Non-EEA candidates will need immigration sponsorship. You can self-assess the likelihood of obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorship for this post.

You must complete a Declaration of Fitness to Practice form if the post requires a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) assessment, and return it prior to interview. Trust policy is to charge successful applicants for DBS fees.

In submitting an application, you authorise the Trust to confirm any previous NHS service via the ESR IAT process or paper staff transfer form, should you be appointed.

We reserve the right to close the job early should we receive a high volume of applications.

We are unable to respond to all applicants. If you are selected for interview you will be advised within maximum of four weeks.

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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