Locum Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist

NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant

Main area
Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Grade
NHS Medical & Dental: Consultant
Contract
Fixed Term 6 months
Hours
37.5
Job ref
347-1136044
Site
Ormskirk
Town
Ormskirk
Salary
YM73 £76,761 - £103,490
Closing
11/07/2018 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.


 

 

Locum Consultant

Southport & Ormskirk District General Hospitals

Gynaecology and Obstetrics

6 Months Fixed-Term

Full-Time

YM73

£76,761 - £103,490

Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust provides healthcare in hospital and the community to 258,000 people across Southport, Formby and West Lancashire.

Acute care is provided at Southport and Formby District General Hospital and Ormskirk and District General Hospital. This includes adults’ and children’s accident and emergency services, intensive care and a range of medical and surgical specialities. Women’s and children’s services, including maternity, are provided at Ormskirk hospital.

The North West Regional Spinal Injuries Centre at Southport hospital provides specialist care for spinal patients from across the North West, North Wales and the Isle of Man.

The Trust also provides sexual health services for the Metropolitan Borough of Sefton.

Southport & Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust is looking to appoint a Locum Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist.

Applications are invited to join a friendly and progressive team as a Locum Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with Southport and Ormskirk Hospitals NHS Trust. The department strives to improve healthcare of Women in the region. Our ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate good clinical and communication skills delivered with compassion. In return you will be supported and valued for the skills and knowledge you bring to the team working alongside enthusiastic and forward thinking Clinical Directors, Service Director, management and administrative team.

You will bring skills in labour ward management, an area of specialism related to your advanced training specialty modules (or equivalent), leadership and a desire to contribute fully to our team of consultants, doctors in training and specialty doctors. The post will include some resident shifts where you will usually be supported by a doctor training in obstetrics and gynaecology. Some of these shifts will be resident overnight.

The Trust provides a range of local hospital services across its two main sites at Southport and Ormskirk including Supra Regional Spinal Injuries Unit. The Trust is proud to have been awarded University Clinical Education Centre by the University of Liverpool in recognition of the high standards of training provided for students on placements with the Trust.

Obstetrics & Gynaecology services are predominately based at Ormskirk District General Hospital, with some clinics delivered in Southport District General Hospital, the department works closely with Sexual Health Services delivering a range of general and specialty clinics.

The University of Liverpool has been 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.

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.

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

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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

Ted Adams, Clinical Director Tel: 01695 656262 or Jennifer Duffy, Directorate Manager Tel: 01695 656328.