Specialty Doctor Anaesthetics

Specialty Doctor

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Specialty Doctor
Full Time
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Southport and Ormskirk
£37,923 to £70,718 pa
10/06/2018 23:59

Working for Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust offers all the benefits of coast and country living with the convenience of big city life.

We have miles of unspoilt coastline on our doorstep, attractive commuter towns, picturesque villages and stunning countryside all within easy reach. Excellent transport links mean the vibrant, historic city of Liverpool is only a short journey away. Shops, bars, restaurants, museums, galleries, a World Heritage listed waterfront and, of course, two Premiership football teams makes this a destination for travellers from across the world.

The University of Liverpool has awarded us the status of University Clinical Education Centre in recognition of the high standard of training provided for students on placement to the Trust.

We pride ourselves in providing safe, clean and friendly care, and recruit to our SCOPE values. We also offer a range of family friendly options to staff.





Applicants are invited for the above full time posts in Anaesthesia based at both hospital sites.

The successful candidates will have at least 2 years experience of anaesthesia, and have passed basic competencies including for Obstetrics. They will have worked recently in the NHS. They should also have experience in working on the ICU, and will be expected to run lists without direct supervision.

The post involves providing anaesthetic services for a wide range of surgical specialties, including general surgery, orthopaedics, gynaecology, urology, ENT, obstetrics. The post includes being part of a shift rota to cover out of hours services on the ICU, and maternity units, and attracts 10 + 3.5 PA’s of which 1.5 are for SPA.

The department covers a wide range of surgical specialties including General and Vascular Surgery, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, Day Case ENT Surgery, Dental Surgery, Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery and Intensive Care. There is a Supra Regional Spinal Injuries Unit at the SouthportHospital site and an acute and chronic pain service exists on both sites.

The Department of Anaesthesia consists of 17 Consultants, 3 Associate Specialists, 13 Specialist Doctors, 3 ST trainees, 3 CT2’s, 3 CT1’s and 1 ACCS trainees providing an Anaesthetic service to the Trust which is based on two main sites at Southport & Formby District General Hospital and Ormskirk District General Hospital.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Arrangements to visit the hospital and informal enquiries may be made direct with Dr Simeon Kehinde, Clinical Director - Telephone Secretary on 01704 547471

If you have problems applying, contact

0151 290 4456