Trust Doctor Orthopaedics (ST1-2)

North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust - More jobs by this advertiser

The Trust is looking for a bright and enthusiastic candidate to fill a vacancy in its Orthopaedic Department at a Trust grade, at the Peterborough City Hospital. The post is to start asap for an initial period of 6 months. The successful candidate will take part in the full shift Rota for eight doctors for the Orthopaedic department, only.

The Rota includes a 12 hour shift of days and nights covering acute admissions to the Orthopaedic department shared between the eight junior doctors. Responsibilities will include the assessment and admission of patients through the Accident and Emergency Department and taking part in the post take Trauma meeting and ward round, at 8 a.m. Preparing patients for the operating theatre and instigating essential medical care of patients on the acute Orthopaedic admissions ward. There will also be a shared Rota for the cover of the elective Orthopaedic Ward for routine patient care. You will assist in elective Orthopaedic surgery and gain Orthopaedic experience by attending a weekly Fracture Clinic.

There will be cover over a 24 hour period by senior staff that includes Specialist Trainee Registrars and Consultants.

This post will particularly suit a candidate with an interest in surgery in general, and Orthopaedic surgery in particular. Hence part or full completion of the MRCS is desirable but not essential.

Candidates must have full registration with the General Medical Council with a license to practice.

Closing date: 23:59 12 April 2017

Interview date: TBC

The Trust operates a no-smoking policy. Staff are not permitted to smoke on Trust premises. We are an equal opportunities employer.

One of our main aims is to ensure that the Trust is open to each individual, regardless of culture or background, we offer equal opportunities to all employees, and diversity is something that we encourage and embrace within the workforce. We are committed to building a diverse workforce, which is a reflection of the communities we serves. The aim is for all staff to realise their full potential, in an environment characterised by our Trust values.



At Peterborough & Stamford Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust we not only recruit employees based on their qualifications and experience - we recruit individuals who possess (and are able to demonstrate) the behaviors which underpin the core values of our organisation.

Broadly, these values include such attributes as being dedicated, practicing the highest level of care towards everyone, showing courage and embracing innovation. We can bring those values to life in our everyday tasks by giving a smile; making time for people; challenging ourselves and others, and being open to new ideas.

Can you show us through your application and at interview how you would treat our patients with the compassion, dignity and respect they have a right to expect? Are you able to evidence behaviours that are supportive of your colleagues?

If you believe that you are able to meet these essential requirements, we would be very happy to consider your application.

For a full list of our Values and Behaviours, please read our Behavioral Framework on our website.

Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

Tier 2 Certificate of Sponsorship (formerly a Work Permit)

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. The UK Visas and Immigration department requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post.

North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire (United Kingdom)

Phone: +44 (0)1480 423174

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15 January 2018
Location: United Kingdom Cambridgeshire Peterborough
Salary: £36,461 pa GBP per year
Work type:
Healthcare and Medical
Medical Practitioner
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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