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Specialty Doctor in Colorectal & General Surgery

Job Reference: 331-L2950819

University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust
Colorectal & General Surgery
£39,060 - £72,840 per ann

''A great place to be cared for; a great place to work''

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our team as a specialty doctor working within Colorectal and General Surgery . The post is based at the Royal Lancaster Infirmary, which is close to the beautiful Lake District, the Yorkshire Dales, and the seaside, as well as offering rapid direct rail links to Manchester and London, so a great place to live and work!

This opportunity represents an ideal post for doctors committed to a career in general surgery with a wide range of potential skill development. Day to day work will cover both elective and emergency aspects of service with regular on call timetable as outlined in the job description. Our supportive and friendly environment, has proven track record in supporting individual career development and although not a training post, doctors maybe assigned a. clinical supervisor who will provide support, career guidance and mentoring.

In addition, the Trust is committed to the educational development of Surgical staff and candidates will have access to study leave, exposure to clinics and theatres, teaching and have the opportunities to undertake audit and quality improvement work. Many previous colleagues have benefitted directly from career enhancing work undertaken in such posts.

There may be some assistance towards relocation expenses or travel costs.

Interview expenses will be paid from point of entry to the UK.

All applicants must hold full GMC registration with a licence to practice.


Interviews will be held on 3rd October 2019.



For further details / informal visits contact:

Miss W Craig and Mr T Raymond

01524 583324

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The Trust promotes flexible working opportunities where ever possible to enable staff to balance their work and home life. We are committed to Equal Opportunities and aim to be Effortlessly Inclusive.

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