NHS Jobs Shrewsbury, Midlands, SY3 8XQ
Summary THE ROLE Are you looking for an interesting and rewarding job with good work-life balance in a stunningly beautiful rural location within easy reach of the West Midlands conurbation? If so, we would like to welcome you to join our friendly, supportive, surgical team, working in close collaboration with our forward-thinking team of 5 existing Consultant Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon (5.0 WTE). We are looking for a Consultant to join our expanding Department supporting 520,000 people in Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin and Mid-Wales. This is a replacement post due to retirement. We require an enthusiastic individual with a Specialist Interest in Head & Neck Cancer Surgery (with microvascular free tissue transfer expertise), along with an element of routine Oral and Maxillofacial workload. The on-call commitment will be 1:5 on a rolling rota. Candidates for this role must have full GMC registration and desirable that you have recent experience within the NHS. Full GDC registration is desirable but not essential. THE DEPARTMENT The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust provides District General Hospital clinical services to the population of Shropshire and mid-Wales with a dedicated Cancer and Haematology Centre at Shrewsbury. There has been centralisation of specialties such as Surgery, Stroke and Cardiac as well as Interventional Radiology to improve services. OUR HOSPITALS Our Hospitals are located in Shrewsbury and Telford and are brimming with exemplary teams of hardworking individuals. If you want to be part of a team, dedicated to giving patients the very best care then come and join the team of Consultants and Doctors at The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust. Our team of highly motivated Consultants and Doctors span a vast range of specialities from Ophthalmology to Anaesthetics. You will work within a well-supported and multi-disciplined team, ensuring you reach your full potential. Our hospitals are forward-looking and well equipped, providing you with the very best environment to work in. We have been building the foundations of a better future through our work with Virginia Mason and our own transforming care institute (TCI). We have introduced a leadership academy with more opportunities for development so all our leaders support, coach and perform at the highest levels, celebrate the hard work of our staff and recognise the wonderful improvements that are being made each and every day. This is a vital stepping stone to ensure we are equipped for our better future and realising our vision of providing the safest and kindest care for our patients. Leadership is about supporting teams to be the best they can be. As we move forward together it is vital all our teams understand their important role in delivering this brighter future for everyone. SHROPSHIRE Shropshire is a beautiful county located between the West Midlands and North Wales. Whilst rural and home to the Shropshire Hills it is anything but sleepy. The county is bustling with idyllic towns including Shrewsbury, Oswestry, Bridgnorth and Ludlow, with plenty to do regardless of your interests. More information can again be found under further links. We are ideally located between the north and the south making travelling around the UK extremely easy. As well as being only a short distance from major cities and busy transport links including Birmingham airport, our county also borders with beautiful north Wales which is abundant in outdoor activities, brilliant beaches, and thrilling scenery. ------------------------- FURTHER DETAILS / INFORMAL VISITS CONTACT We want you to find out more about the department and our hospitals, and we invite you to contact Mr Ahmed Messahel FDSRCS FRCS, Consultant OMFS and Clinical Director ([email protected]) on 01952 641222 ext 4168 or to arrange a visit. We look forward to hearing from you.