LAS FP1 in General Surgery/General Medicine
We are looking for enthusiastic LAS FP1 to join the General Surgery department at Morriston Hospital, Swansea, Wales. The post is from 2nd December 2020– 3rd August 2020 only. The post will rotate into Elderly Care in Singleton on 7th April 2020.
The successful candidate will participate on the 1st on call rota and requires Full GMC registration. Although this post is not recognised for training participation in educational programmes will be encouraged and supported.
SB University Local Health Board has responsibility for the health of over 270,000 people and is one of the largest providers of integrated healthcare in the UK. With a budget of over £1 billion and employing 12,000 people the Health Board provides acute, tertiary, intermediate, mental health, community and primary care services to people in Bridgend, Neath, Port Talbot, Swansea and beyond. We are a University Health Board working in partnership with Swansea University, Swansea School of Medicine, the School of Health Science and the Institute of Life Science.
Swansea is the thriving second City of Wales. The City, on hills overlooking Swansea Bay, has spectacular views, leafy Victorian parks, and a buzzing cultural and sporting scene. We have some of the UK’s best locations for walking, cycling, and water sports. The Gower Peninsula, with its cliffs and woodlands ringed by world class beaches is just a short drive from the centre of town. There is easy access to the Brecon Beacons National Park, and to the Pembrokeshire Coast. Swansea boasts excellent English and Welsh medium schools, and is a wonderful place to raise a family. The lifestyle is relaxed and friendly, with a strong sense of community. The quality of life in Swansea is excellent.
Swansea Bay University Health Board reserve the right to close vacancies if a large number of suitable applications are received. We encourage early applications to ensure consideration for a post.
Swansea Bay University Health Board is committed to supporting its staff and processes to fully embrace the need for bilingualism thereby enhancing service users experience. In our commitment to increase the number of staff able to communicate in Welsh with patients and professionals, we would particularly welcome applications from Welsh speakers.
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