Consultant Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon

5 days left

Location
Worcester, Worcestershire
Salary
£79,860 to £107,668
Posted
17 Jul 2020
Closes
16 Aug 2020
Ref
365-A-20-127858
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Worcestershire Royal Hospital

Consultant Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon – with an interest in Dentofacial Deformity and Cutaneous Malignacy

Applications are invited for full time Consultant in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery with a specialist interest in dentofacial deformity and cutaneous malignancy. This post is a new post and we are looking to recruit a proactive and motivated colleague to join a well-established, enthusiastic maxillofacial team. Along with dentofacial deformity the responsibilities of the post will include management of patients with cutaneous malignancies and general maxillofacial surgery. The post will include an on-call commitment of 1:6 general on call with prospective cover for annual and study leave. Opportunities exist to include non-clinical roles to support the work of the department for appropriate applicant. The post will be based at Worcestershire Royal Hospital where acute services and inpatient facilities are centered, but include multi-site working as part of a two county service (Herefordshire and Worcestershire)

Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust serves a population of approximately 570,000. It employs 6000 staff and comprises of three hospitals located at Worcester, Kidderminster and Redditch. The Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery service covers the counties of Worcestershire and Herefordshire, giving an extended population base of 800,000.

The Oral and Maxillofacial Department is staffed by five full time, and two part time Consultants in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and three Consultant Orthodontists. There are close links with ENT, Dermatology and Clinical Oncology/Radiotherapy at the Worcestershire Oncology Centre. The department’s activities are supported by an on-site maxillofacial laboratory which offers a wide range of prosthetic and reconstructive expertise and also provides on call technical assistance. We are a training unit for both OMFS Speciality Registrars and Dental Core Trainees have enjoyed very positive feedback from our trainees over an extended period.

Worcestershire is a beautiful county, with a thriving hub and stunning recreational facilities, offering culture, music and an expanse of new housing developments and top rated schools. It is an excellent location to live and work, located centrally to the heart of England with easy access to Birmingham, Gloucester, Cheltenham and good transport links to London and the North and both Worcester and Redditch enjoy good connections by road and rail to Birmingham, Wales, the South West and London.

Enquiries should be made via Mr Kieron McVeigh, Clinical Lead for Oral and Maxilliofacial Surgery on 01905 733077 email kieron.mcveigh1@nhs.net

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Closing date: 16th August 2020

Interview date: 14th September 2020