Locum Consultant Anaesthetist
Mid and South Essex NHS Foundation Trust
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Applications are invited for the post of locum consultant anaesthetist based at Southend University Hospital on a full time basis.
We are seeking applications from dynamic and proactive individuals to support our team. Although the position is a general anaesthetic interest post, specific areas of interest that applicants may have will be accommodated subject to mutual agreement.
Main duties of the job
Provision of anaesthetic services for a wide range of surgical specialties including urology, gynae-oncology, colorectal, general, ENT, trauma & orthopaedics, oral surgery, obsterics and ophthalmology.
The out of hours component of the post will consist of weekend trauma lists.
The proposed timetable will contain 5 general anaesthesia sessions.
The job plan is for 10 programmed activities (PAs) which includes 7.5 PAs for Direct Clinical Commitment (DCC), and 1.5 SPAs.
The candidate has the option to take up 2 Additional Direct Clinical PAs. The on-call commitment accounts for 1 PA and can take one two forms, subject to mutual agreement:
Mid and South Essex NHS Foundation Trust is now one of the largest in the country, with a workforce of approximately 15,000 who serve a population of 1.2 million people.
We work together, and in conjunction with MSE Health and Care Partnership to deliver excellent local and specialist services, to improve the health and wellbeing of our patients, and provide a vibrant place for staff to develop, innovate and build careers.
From facilities through to consultant specialists we want to be the best, to achieve this we need to recruit not just those who are the finest in their field but also those who have the potential to be. Yes, experience is important but so is outlook - if you are dynamic, forward-thinking, and enthusiastic we want you to join us.
We not only offer you a good working environment with flexible working opportunities, but also the opportunity to develop your career with access to appropriate training for your job and the support to succeed and progress.
We look forward to your application. Please refer to attached Job description for full list of responsibilities.
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