The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4LP
Summary A Vacancy at The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. TRUST BASED PLASTIC SURGERY FELLOWSHIP IN MICROSURGERY REF. 317-TD-19-312 We are delighted to be able to offer an opportunity for a highly motivated, ambitious individual to join our well integrated team based at the Royal Victoria Infirmary. This is a prestigious twelve month post working in the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery in the Newcastle upon Tyne NHS foundation Trust. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to experience a variety of cases and procedures both within the department and in a multidisciplinary setting. With head and neck reconstruction, facial reanimation, lower limb trauma, breast, sarcoma and abdominal wall reconstruction all regularly undertaken the range of opportunities is vast. Joint cases with ENT, Maxillofacial, Orthopaedic, General, Transplant, Neuro, Vascular and Cardiothoracic surgeons as well as regular MDTs further broaden the scope of this post. A weekly Fellow led GA operating list will be timetabled allowing the development of independent operating skills. The successful applicant will receive educational and clinical supervision, will be encouraged to participate in audit and research, be responsible for post-operative care of their patient and may very occasionally be required to help with elective and trauma cases. There will also be opportunities available to join the on call registrar rota. The annual North East Flap Course and North East Microsurgery Course will allow certified teaching. Wet lab sessions at the Northern Surgical Training Centre, with access to a Da Vinci Robot further add to the value of this post. You will be post FRCS (Plast) or equivalent with a minimum of ST7 and a recent ARCP outcome 1 (RITA C equivalent). This post is also open to recent CCT holders or senior international trainees in Plastic Surgery. You will have a special interest in all aspects of microsurgical reconstruction of the breast, head and neck, sarcoma and limb trauma. All successful candidates who require a DBS for the post they have been offered pay for their DBS certificate. The method of payment is a salary deduction from your first month's pay. You will be required to sign a DBS payment form which will be issued to you as part of your recruitment process. The Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the most successful teaching NHS Trusts in the country. We have one of the highest numbers of specialist services of hospitals in the UK. With around 14,000 staff, the Newcastle Hospitals is one of the region's major employers. We have a long-standing reputation for high quality clinical care with our staff's commitment to excellence reflected in our consistent performance at the highest level. We are committed to being an "employer of choice" offering our staff superb benefits, looking after their wellbeing, and providing access to high-quality education, training, career progression and support which enables them to provide "healthcare at its best - with people at our heart". We are committed to promoting equality and diversity and recognise the benefit in providing an inclusive environment. We value and respect the diversity of our employees and aim to recruit a workforce which reflects the communities we serve, and is equipped to deliver the best service to our patients. We welcome all applications irrespective of people's race, disability, gender, sexual orientation, religion or belief, age, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity and in particular those from under-represented groups. For an informal discussion and further information regarding the opportunity and Directorate, please contact:Mr Maniram Ragbir, Consultant Plastic Surgeonon0191 2829874, or [email protected] To apply for this post, please visit NHS Jobs and complete the application form in full, please ensure that you provide references to cover the last 3 years. For any further queries, please contactSuzanne Evans, HR Advisor [email protected] the post reference number. Closing Date: Midnight on the 20 November 2019 This advert closes on Wednesday 20 Nov 2019 Proud member of the Disability Confident employer scheme About Disability Confident A Disability Confident employer will generally offer an interview to any applicant that declares they have a disability and meets the minimum criteria for the job as defined by the employer. It is important to note that in certain recruitment situations such as high-volume, seasonal and high-peak times, the employer may wish to limit the overall numbers of interviews offered to both disabled people and non-disabled people. For more details please go to Disability Confident .