LAS ST3+ in General Surgery

NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Trainee (ST3 +)

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General Surgery
NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Trainee (ST3 +)
Fixed Term 6 months
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Southport and Ormskirk
Southport and Ormskirk
08/03/2018 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.



We are looking to appoint a LAS ST3+, to cover a Training gap in General Surgery, for a period of 6 months. The successful candidate will be required to join our busy Consultant-led team. The post will primarily support the General Surgical specialty. The post holder will be expected to carry out Ward rounds, General Surgery out-patient clinics and will also undertake theatre sessions.

The position is based across the 2 hospital sites, Southport & Formby District General and Ormskirk District General Hospital

This role may be suitable for non-UK or non-EEA job applicants wishing to apply for Home Office Tier 2 sponsorship.

The Trust is committed to Equal Opportunities in Employment.



No smoking policyAge positiveDisability confident employer

Applicant requirements

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

Informal enquiries to Mr Paul Ainsworth, Clinical Director, 01704 705010

If you have problems applying, contact

0151 290 4456