Consultant Urological Surgeon with a special interest in Pelvic Uro-oncology
Mid and South Essex NHS Foundation Trust is now one of the largest trusts in the country, serving a population of 1.2 million people. Our newly formed Trust, comprising acute hospital sites at Broomfield in Chelmsford, Basildon and Southend, is determined to provide the best health services for its local population.
We are a well-led, high-performing and innovative organisation working in the best interests of the people we serve.
With a workforce of approximately 15,000 staff, we can now do more and go further in delivering health services to our local communities.
Our ambition is to deliver excellent local and specialist services, to improve the health and wellbeing of our patients, and provide a vibrant place for staff to develop, innovate and build careers.
Patients will experience improved care as well as fewer delays and cancellations. We are able to provide more once-in-a-lifetime specialist care region-wide. With our new trust size will come more opportunities for development, research, networking and innovation.
We aim to make the most of our skills and experiences so we can become the best we can be. As one organisation we will recruit the finest and retain more specialist staff due to more employment opportunities across our Trust.
We will deliver safe and high-quality services and be an employer of choice for our workforce.
We are ‘one team, working together’.
Applications are invited for the post of Consultant Urological Surgeon with a special interest in pelvic oncology to be based at Mid and South Essex Trust (MSE). This is a permanent post based at Southend hospital.
We are looking to appoint a dynamic and enthusiastic Locum Consultant in Urology to join a team of 8 Urological Surgeons. at Southend hospital
Southend Hospital successfully bid for the Urology Specialist Cancer Centre in 2016, meaning that the Trust will provide specialised surgery for patients across Essex with prostate, bladder and kidney cancer.
The three urology departments across MSE (Southend, Basildon and Mid Essex Hospitals)have been working collaboratively for the last year and now have established cross-site operating lists, shared governance and MDT meetings. MSE have access to two Da Vinci X robots.
Centralising this specialist urological cancer surgery brings together clinical experts to share experience and further develop the service for the benefit of our patients.
The specialist surgeons and nurse specialists are supported by a network of clinical and administrative staff, both at Southend and across Essex, providing multi-disciplinary care and guiding patients through their complex pathways.
Joining this expanding team will provide invaluable experience within the field of complex urological cancers in addition to offering high quality multi-disciplinary team working.
The Urology department has a specialist 30 bedded ward, a dedicated Urology Outpatient department/theatre teams and holds regular outreach clinics.
The Trust has excellent Postgraduate Medical Centre facilities which carries a full programme of events and offers access to a Medical Library.
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