Consultant Anaesthetist - Neuroanaesthesia and Trauma

Kingston upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire
£82,096 - £110,683 per annum
25 Nov 2020
23 Dec 2020
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Consultant in General Anaesthesia 

Location (Site): Hull Royal Infirmary/Castle Hill Hospital

Applications are invited for the position of Consultant Anaesthetist to join the existing team of 63 Consultant Anaesthetists. This is a new post to accommodate increase in theatre activity.

The Consultant Anaesthetist will provide Anaesthetic services with sessions in Neurosurgery, Trauma and Day Surgery

The post holder will also provide 1 in 18 on call cover for CEPOD Theatres in Hull Royal Infirmary

The post includes providing Anaesthetic services to the surgical specialities of Neurosurgery, Trauma and Breast Surgery.

Acute neurosurgical services are based in Hull Royal Infirmary, Hull which include elective and emergency craniotomies, interventional radiological procedures for treating tumours and aneurysms and complex spine surgery. There is an elective spine surgery service in Castle Hill Hospital.

Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals is a Major Trauma centre with a recently renovated state of the art Emergency Department.

Hull Royal Infirmary provides a 7-day Trauma surgical services with 2 theatres running most weekdays.

Day Surgery services are provided at both hospital sites.

Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust is a University Teaching Hospital with 1293  and an annual budget of £481 million. The Trust supports a variety of tertiary services and is both a Major Cancer Centre and Major Trauma Centre. The East Riding of Yorkshire is a very popular place to live. It extends to several well-known East Coast resorts as well as containing the Yorkshire Wolds and Yorkshire Moors. The cost of living is significantly lower than elsewhere in the country making it an excellent place to achieve a good work/life balance.

Please include in the additional information section of the application form; the name of your current responsible officer, their contact details and your date of revalidation.

The post attracts an additional recruitment package. The package includes removal expenses up to £20,000 and a starting salary of point 4 of the pay scale. More detailed information is available upon request.”

For further details/informal visits contact;

Dr Ganesh Gopalakrishnan

Clinical Director for Anaesthesia

01482 674542