Job Title: Consultant Vascular Surgeon
Area of Work: Vascular Surgery
Employer: Ashford and St. Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Department: 323 Vascular Surgery
Job Reference: 323-ED119
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Ashford and St Peters Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Consultant Vascular Surgeon
Ashford & St Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is looking for a full time Vascular Consultant Surgeon. Ashford & St. Peter’s Hospitals became a Foundation Trust in December, 2010 and was formed by the merger of St. Peter’s Hospital and Ashford Hospital in 1998. It is the largest non teaching Trust in the region and provides a full range of acute hospital services.
Ashford and St. Peter’s Hospitals serve a population of around 450,000 from an area which includes Chertsey, Guildford, Woking, Walton-on-Thames, Weybridge, Staines, Bedfont, Feltham and Spelthorne. There are 413 beds in a range of specialities, a full imaging department with CT and MRI scanning and laboratory services. Both hospitals have a modern post graduate centre with full library services and the Trust runs an hourly transport service between the two sites for staff.
The Vascular Department has recently undergone significant investment and a Hybrid Theatre has just been commissioned.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated individual to join our existing team of Vascular Consultant Surgeons to enhance our high quality service. The successful applicant will contribute to the Vascular on-call rota currently 1:6
You will be expected to have the skills and ability for emergency and elective vascular surgery for a wide catchment area in Surrey. The Trust provides the full range of Vascular and Endovascular services. The post holder will be responsible for regular vascular out-patient clinics, ward rounds, day case operating, major vascular theatre sessions, MDTs and on call amongst other responsibilities. You must be fully registered with the GMC and on the Specialist Register, or within six months of attaining your CCT or equivalent at interview stage.
For an informal discussion or to arrange a visit please contact Mr K Dawson, Consultant Vascular Surgeon on 01932 723576
Closing date for applications: 1st September 2013
Interview date: 4th October 2013
Applications are available online at www.ashfordstpeters.nhs.uk Click vacancies where you will find a full job pack. Please complete your application online.
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