SOMERSET NHS FOUNDATION TRUST- Musgrove Park Hospital
Consultant Paediatric Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon
Applications are invited for a substantive Consultant Paediatric Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon at Somerset NHS Foundation Trust based at Musgrove Park Hospital.
The successful applicants will join a team of 17 Consultants and 2 Associate Specialists in providing a comprehensive elective Orthopaedic and Trauma service to the population of Somerset, including a Countywide Spinal Surgery service. The Department has a major commitment to training, supervising 7 SpR’s, 2 ST1/2’s, 7 Foundation Year 2 Doctors and a team of Advanced Practitioners, as well as teaching of Medical Students from the University of Bristol based at the Somerset Academy.
We are looking for fellowship trained surgeons with an interest in paediatric orthopaedic surgery. The successful candidate will be expected to work closely with Emily Mounsey, paediatric orthopaedic surgeon, as well as rest of the orthopaedic team.
The post holder will be expected to provide a full range of elective and trauma surgery using both day surgery and in-patient operating lists.
Musgrove Park Hospital is situated in the South West of England in the county town of Taunton, close to J25 of the M5 motorway, 48 miles south of Bristol and is 2 hours by rail from London. The Vale of Taunton sits between 2 Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Quantock and Blackdown Hills, and is within easy reach of the North Devon and Dorset coasts.
Your CV must include your number on the GMC’s specialist register/proposed CCT date.