General Anaesthetic Consultant
- Full time - 10 PA's
- £84,559 - £114,003 per annum
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Located on rolling hills and dissected by river valleys, Sheffield is one of the greenest and most wooded cities in Europe. More than a third of the city lies inside the beautiful Peak District National Park and it is virtually surrounded by open countryside. Known as “The Outdoor City”, it’s enough to take your breath away.
We have an outstanding Anaesthesia and Operating Services department which employs 800 staff including in excess of 120 consultant anesthetists.
The successful candidate will join our friendly and highly supportive team of general anesthetist’s working across both the Northern General (NGH) and Royal Hallamshire (RHH) Hospital sites.
Should any further vacancies arise, shortlisted candidates may be considered.
Any candidate who is unable for personal reasons to work full-time will be eligible to be considered for the post; if such a person is appointed, modification of the job content will be discussed on a personal basis with the Clinical Director.
Main duties of the job
This post includes direct clinical care sessions (DCC) split across the NGH and RHH sites. Both offering a good opportunity to deliver first class clinical care in a large university teaching hospital.
The role will include DCC sessions in both the main theatre complex and day surgery unit. One of the DCC sessions is an all-day major robotic urology list at the RHH.
The successful candidate must be registered with the GMC with a valid licence to practice. You will also have completed Specialist Training (or equivalent) and be entered on the Specialist Register of the GMC, or have a CCT date within six months of the date of interview.
Working for our organisation
Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is one of the UK’s busiest and most successful NHS foundation trusts. This is an exceptional opportunity to join an award winning and internationally recognised team, with a focus on innovation, research and high quality care, as well as family friendly working, and we are keen to discuss with individuals about how we can support their ambitions.
Detailed job description and main responsibilities
Please refer to the supporting job description and person specification which will outline the duties of the role including an indicative job plan which may be subject to change dependant on service need.
Non-UK/EEA applicants should ensure they are aware of the recent changes to the Immigration rules. For further information on how this may affect your application visit the UK Government website.
Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust promotes Equality of opportunity and Diversity within the workplace.
- Full and Specialist registration (with a licence to practise) with the General Medical Council (GMC), or be eligible for registration within six months of interview.
- Name on the specialist register for relevant specialty or eligible within 6 months of the date of interview
- Fellowship of the Royal College of Anaesthetists or equivalent
- If an applicant is UK trained, they must also be a holder of a Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT), or be within six months of award of CCT by date of interview
- MD or PhD or equivalent
- Appropriate training and experience in anaesthesia
- Experience in other aspects of patient care e.g. pre-op assessment, acute pain, PACU
- Ability to critically assess published research and incorporate it into clinical practice where appropriate
- Publications in Peer reviewed journals.
Teaching and training
- Experience of teaching student doctors and doctors in training at all levels
- Evidence of participation in CME/CPD in the last 12 months
- Maintenance of a CPD diary or portfolio
Management and Administration
- Evidence of the understanding of the systems and structures of NHS Management
Clinical Governance and Audit
- Experience in performing clinical audit
- Completion and publication of a substantive audit project or service improvement project
- Demonstrates behaviour consistent with PROUD values
- Good written communication skills
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Documents to download
Further details / informal visits contact
- Dr Karl Brennan
- Job title
- Clinical Director
- Email address
- Telephone number
- 0114 271 2703
- Additional information
Mr Nathan Timmis, Operations Director on telephone number (0114) 2714802.
If you have problems applying, contact
Medical HR Department
8 Beech Hill Road
- 0114 2712525