Locum Consultant in Trauma & Orthopaedics - Paediatric Sub Specialty

Job details
Posting date: 18 November 2019
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £79,860 - £107,668
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 18 December 2019
Location: Hull, HU3 2JZ
Company: Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Job type: Contract
Job reference: 2114197/356-19-2114197

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A Vacancy at Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.


Organisation Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Job Title Locum Consultant in Paediatric Orthopaedics and Adult/Paediatric trauma.

Directorate Surgery Health Group
Sector (Unit or Ward) Orthopaedics
Location (Site) Hull Royal Infirmary
Grade Consultant (Fixed Term)
Salary £79,860 - 107,668
Ref No 356-19-2114197
Working Option 10 - 11 PA’s including on-call


Applications are invited from forward-thinking and enthusiastic Locum Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeons who are paediatric fellowship trained to join the established team of 24 surgeons at Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust The successful candidate will provide orthopaedic and fracture services for Hull, East Yorkshire and the surrounding area.

This post is to replace an outgoing consultant within the paediatric orthopaedic team. The initial advert is for a locum to cover the time until a substantive appointment is made. The advert for the substantive post is anticipated within the next 3 months.

Elective paediatric and trauma work is carried out at Hull Royal Infirmary, which is designated as a Major Trauma Centre. You will share the department’s beds and facilities, taking a share of the trauma workload with most of the other consultants.

Hull Royal Infirmary provides inpatient elective operating on a weekly basis for paediatrics with additional daycase lists available. 4 consultants currently contribute to this tertiary referral service for paediatrics to the region, including clinics/day-case operating at York District Hospital. Separate clinics for DDH, Ponseti and complex neuromuscular problems are set up and normal variant clinics are supported by 2 specialist physiotherapists. We work as a cohesive team to run the paediatric service efficiently, including a fortnightly governance meeting to discuss complex cases.

To succeed you must have undergone extensive clinical training and have the ability to offer expert clinical opinions on a range of problems, both emergency and elective, within the speciality.

The Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust provides a comprehensive range of acute services from multiple sites. We serve an extended population of 1.2 million people. With an annual budget of £500 million and employing over 9000 staff we are committed to the continuous development of services for the benefit of patients and to providing comprehensive care of the highest possible quality.

Please note, the Trust operates a 7 day working pattern

Please include in the additional information section of the application form; the name of you current revalidation officer, their contact details and your date of revalidation

Interviews scheduled for: Friday 13th December 2019

This advert closes on Sunday 1 Dec 2019

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