Trust Doctor in Trauma & Orthopaedics (ST1)

Margate, Kent
£38,065 basic per annum plus enhancements
10 Aug 2020
24 Aug 2020
Career Level
Trust / Career grade
Contract Type
Fixed Contract
Full Time

<p>We are offering an exciting opportunity for a ST1 post in Trauma and Orthopaedics. This is your opportunity to make a profound impact on the future of the Trust as well as the lives of every person we care for. You will be able to demonstrate your passion for delivering high standards of healthcare to the public, patient safety and patient experience.</p> <p>You will be required to have completed at least Foundation Year 2 postgraduate training in relevant recognised training programme or have equivalent experience and competencies.</p> <p>East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust (EKHUFT) is one of the largest hospital trusts in UK serving a population of 750,000 with University status. In March 2018&nbsp;the Government and Health Education England announced that a joint bid by Canterbury Christ Church University and the University of Kent to establish a medical school was successful.</p> <p>The medical school opens its doors in September 2020, offering 100 undergraduate medical places on a yearly basis. The five year programme will be taught at the Canterbury campuses of both universities with medical placements within Primary, Community and Secondary Care across Kent and Medway.&nbsp;</p> <p>The Kent &amp; Medway Medical School (KMMS) will be Kent and Medway’s first ever medical school, bringing together the existing centres of excellence in health and medical education provided by the two universities, and local healthcare organisations such as East Kent Hospitals University Foundation Trust. It will offer a new model of patient-focused medical education.</p> <p>The KMMS will also play a key part of the solution to the challenges of recruiting and retaining medical professionals for this region.&nbsp; You will have the chance to be there at the start of what is expected to be an exciting and productive relationship and help to shape the Doctors of the future.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>