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Consultant Anaesthetist with a Special Interest in Intensive Care Medicine


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11 PA's
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£77,913- £105,042
02/10/2019 23:59
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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.





11 PA's

YM72 -  £77,913- £105,042                                     

Applicants are invited for a substantive post within the Anaesthetic Department at Southport and Ormskirk NHS Trust. The post has arisen due to retirement, service development and recent relocation.

This is a full time post based at both Southport and Ormskirk hospitals, with 3 ICU sessions on the Southport site. On call duties include providing anaesthetic services for emergency surgery, maternity, paediatric emergencies for stabilisation and transfer, ICU cover on a 1 in 8 basis

 The department covers a wide range of surgical specialties including General, Urology – with Day Case Holmium Laser Prostectomy, 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 Southport Hospital site and an acute and chronic pain service exists on both sites

 The successful candidate should be willing to integrate into an established and supportive Anaesthetic department and to meet the challenges involved, as well as help develop and evolve the critical care and outreach services.

 All applicants must be either on the GMC Specialist Register or be within six months of obtaining their CCT award at the time of interview. The posts are due to commence with the Trust as soon as possible.

 You will be joining an enthusiastic Anaesthetic Team. The Department of Anaesthesia consists of 19 Consultants, 3 Associate Specialists, 13 Specialty Doctors, 3 ST3’s, 8 core trainees including ACCS trainee 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. The trainee feedback both locally and via the GMC survey over the last 2 years had shown we provide excellent training for junior trainees.

 The Trust is happy to consider flexible working arrangements and extended days to deliver a desirable work life balance, support professional goals and personal development. 

Please see job description and specifications for more details

Located near vibrant and attractive cities, Liverpool and Manchester offer a unique and unlimited shopping experience in addition to arts, culture, music, nightlife and tourism, whilst you can enjoy the convenience of coastal life in Southport

Arrangements to visit the hospital and informal enquiries may be made directly to Dr S Kehinde, Clinical Director of Anaesthetics or Dr M Vangikar Consultant Anaesthetist, Lead clinician for ICU, contactable via their secretary on 01704 704201 or 01695 656421. 

We look forward to hearing from you.


Advert date: 4th September, 2019

Closing date: 2nd October, 2019

Shortlisting date: 3rd October, 2019

Interview date: w/c 25th November, 2019





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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 directly to Dr S Kehinde Clinical Director/Chronic Pain, contactable via their secretary on 01704 704201.

Please note such visits do not form of the interview process.