Locum Consultant Cataract Theatre Back Fill & General

Sidcup, Greater London, England
BR5 2AY
Pay
N/A
Hours
Full time
Type
Bank
Job level
Admin - Sales - Clerical
Posted
3 Dec 2019
Closes
1 Jan 2020

Job Description

Applications are invited for a part-time (0.9 WTE) 1 year fixed term Ophthalmology high volume cataract theatre list back fill post for King’s College Hospital based at Queen Mary’s Hospital and the Princess Royal University Hospital. This is an excellent opportunity for a suitably trained individual to vastly expand their theatre experience by undertaking a theatre bias job plan focused on high volume cataract lists. Applicants must have recognised higher training and expertise in cataract surgery.

King’s ophthalmology services are centred at King’s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, Queen Mary’s Hospital, Sidcup and Princess Royal University Hospital, Farnborough. Services are also provided at University Hospital of Lewisham and Queen Elizabeth Hospital Woolwich. The ophthalmology services are staffed by 29 Consultant Ophthalmologists (13 based at King’s, 10 at Queen Mary’s and 6 at Princess Royal) covering all subspecialty interests. There is support from a range of non-Consultant medical staff and a full complement of orthoptists, optometrists, ophthalmic photographers, technicians, specialist nurses and administrative staff. The outpatient departments are very well equipped and there are dedicated eye theatres at the 3 main sites.

Queen Marys is situated on the edge of the green belt with easy access to central London, the Kent countryside and the Chanel ports. There is a good selection of housing in rural and suburban locations and an excellent choice of state and private schools. Applicants should be on the General Medical Council’s Specialist Register or have the appropriate CCT. Candidates can also apply if they are within six months of their CCT at the date of the interview but are required to have sat and passed their exit exam or equivalent. Applications from those unable to work full time will also be considered.

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King's College Hospital is part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), a pioneering collaboration between King's College London, and Guy's and St Thomas', King's College Hospital and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trusts.

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